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  • MISSING SOUTH BOSSIER MAN FOUND DECEASED
    The south Bossier Parish man who has been missing for nearly a week has been found deceased in Winnfield, La., by the Winn Parish Sheriff’s Office. Bossier Sheriff’s Office detectives confirmed late Saturday night the death of 31-year-old Cody Allen Bray; Bossier Sheriff’s deputies and chaplain have notified... more »
  • SHERIFF OFFICE ROLLS OUT THE RED CARPET FOR ONE SPECIAL GIRL
    SHERIFF OFFICE ROLLS OUT THE RED CARPET FOR ONE SPECIAL GIRL It was a busy afternoon for one Bossier Parish elementary student who is battling cancer. Emilie Gibson was given an all-access pass to the Viking Drive Substation. Capt. Doug Lauter and staff left the doors of the substation... more »
  • ARE YOU ON THE MOOD FOR GRILLING?
    For just a dollar a day you can rent “The Sheriff’s Grill” for your barbecuing needs. The Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office is renting this 8ft long barbecue grill to residents in the parish. If you’re planning a family reunion or a weekend party where you are feeding a lot... more »
  • SPREADING SOME LOVE
    Dillon Brown, a second grader from Legacy Elementary, donates his time and his talent in making these hand-made crosses for anyone who will receive one, but especially for law enforcement officers. The generosity and love of one person can go a long way in affecting an organization. Sheriff Whittington... more »
  • PLAIN DEALING THIEVES ARRESTED FOR STEALING $2K 4-WHEELER
    Bossier detectives still working cases of two other stolen 4-wheelers Bossier Sheriff’s Office detectives arrested three men from Plain Dealing for stealing a 4-wheeler and then trying to make a quick sale of the stolen off-road vehicle. Arrested were: • Thomas M. Gay, 19, of the... more »
  • BOSSIER DEPUTIES ARREST SIX FOR HUMAN TRAFFICKING
    Assist Two Other Female Victims with Help Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington says a recent undercover prostitution operation by agents with the Bossier Sheriff/Bossier Police Narcotics Task Force led to the arrest of six people involved in human trafficking after the females were transported to Louisiana from Little Rock... more »
  • BOSSIER DETECTIVES WORKING ANOTHER CASE OF 4-WHEELER THEFT, THIS TIME IN SOUTH BOSSIER
    Bossier Sheriff’s Office detectives continue their investigation into 4-wheeler thefts, this time asking the public’s help in the case of a 4-wheeler that was stolen from a residence in south Bossier over the weekend. Someone stole a 2012 orange Arctic Cat 4-wheeler from a residence on 100 block of... more »
  • 2 BOSSIER STORE CITED FOR UNDERAGE ALCOHOL SALES
    BOSSIER AGENTS CHECK 4 STORES FOR UNDERAGE ALCOHOL SALES, Two in Compliance, Two Clerks Cited The Bossier Sheriff-Police Narcotics Task Force checked 4 stores in Bossier Parish on Oct. 25 for underage alcohol sales; two stores complied with the law, while two clerks at the other stories... more »
  • HALLOWEEN SAFETY TIPS
    BOSSIER SHERIFF’S OFFICE OFFERS HALLOWEEN SAFETY TIPS With Halloween just a few days away, Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington is reminding residents of some basic safety tips to help ensure your trick-or-treating outing is a fun and safe experience. • A responsible adult should always accompany children when... more »
  • FIRST-EVER PARISH WIDE DISASTER DRILL IN BOSSIER
    FIRST-EVER PARISH-WIDE DISASTER DRILL IN BOSSIER Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington and the Bossier Sheriff’s Office joined numerous other first responders in the first-ever parish-wide drill Tuesday morning. The goal of the drill was to test the parish’s ability to respond to multiple threats, as well as test the... more »
  • FISH FRY TO BE HELD FOR ONE OF OUR OWN
    There will be a Fish Fry fundraiser benefit on Friday, October 28th at 10 a.m. Viking Drive for Bossier Parish Sheriff employee Kim Goldston and family. $10 donation Fish Hushpuppies Coleslaw Baked beans and dessert more »
  • DRUG TAKE-BACK A HEFTY SUCCESS
    DRUG TAKE BACK A HEFTY SUCCESS On Saturday residents turned in 235.84 pounds of unwanted prescription drugs and other medications for disposal for the National Drug Take-Back Initiative. Bossier Deputy Lieutenant Walt Hollis and DEA Diversion Investigator Teri Bass said they were busy throughout the morning.... more »
  • BSO Drug Take-back Day
    Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington says residents can turn in their unused or expired prescription and over-the-counter medications for safe disposal on Saturday, Oct. 22, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.at the Viking Drive Substation at 2510 Viking Drive in Bossier City. The National Take-Back Initiative is part of the... more »
  • MAN SOUGHT IN CIRCLE K INCIDENT
    The Bossier Sheriff’s Office is asking for help in identifying the man who entered the Circle K on Airline Drive and Swan Lake Road and demanded money from the clerk. The unidentified man went into the store aroun d 4:40 a.m. Monday, Oct. 17, walked towards the clerk on... more »
  • EMAIL SCAM ALERT
    The latest Phishing Email Scam. If you receive an email from a non-FedEx Account, DO NOT OPEN IT !! It has a ZIP File attached that will affect your system. "Courier was unable to deliver the parcel to you. Please, open email attachment to print shipment label. Thank... more »
  • FINANCIAL SCAM
    There is an insidious new IRS scam doing the rounds. They send you a phony IRS CP 2000 form and claim the income reported on your tax return does not match the income reported by your employer. This is meant to get you worried. To confuse you further, the... more »
  • BURGERS AND BADGES
    3rd ANNUAL SOUTH BOSSIER FAMILY FUN NIGHT Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington and the Bossier Sheriff's Office enjoyed the opportunity to participate in the 3rd Annual South Bossier Family Fun Night Friday night on Rossie Lee Drive. The event was hosted by Shane Cheatham, Bossier Parish School Board Member... more »
  • BOSSIER SHERIFF'S OFFICE AND DREAM HUNT
    BOSSIER SHERIFF’S OFFICE PROVIDES UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY FOR CHILDEN WITH DISABILITIES Saturday, Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington hosted two young hunters in the Dream Hunt Foundation Saturday in north Bossier Parish. The Dream Hunt Foundation is a Louisiana-based nonprofit organization that gives children with special needs or who... more »
  • Detectives Seek Public's Help Finding Road Rage Suspect
    BSO DETECTIVES WANT PUBLIC TO HELP FIND ROAD RAGE SUSPECT Bossier Sheriff’s detectives want the public to help identify a suspect in a road rage incident that happened about 5:45 p.m. Wednesday. The conflict began near the Jimmy Davis Bridge, continued to... more »
  • Deputies and the Scouts
    Bossier Sheriff's Lt. Walt Hollis spoke to the Boy Scouts Pack 150 at St. Jude's Catholic Church in Benton. Posse member Michael Price was on hand to fingerprint the Scouts. The Scouts learned some safety tips on camping and hiking. They also learned how to handle emergencies like... more »
  • BOSSIER SHERIFFS DETECTIVES INVESTIGATE TWO ATVS STOLEN IN SEPARATE CASES IN BOSSIER PARISH
    Bossier Sheriff’s Office detectives are investigating two separate cases of stolen all-terrain vehicles from residences in Princeton and Plain Dealing earlier this month. One of the ATV’s, a yellow Can-am Maverick, was reported stolen on Sept. 5 from Vonda Lane in Plain Dealing (near Chalybeate Springs Road and... more »
  • BOSSIER SHERIFF ENCOURAGED BY NEW ORDINANCE ON FAKE FIREARMS
    “This is Serious Business; this is not Child’s Play” – Sheriff Whittington Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington is encouraged by the new ordinance recently passed unanimously by the Bossier Parish Police Jury that addressed the serious matter of students bringing imitation firearms and weapons onto school property or school... more »
  • SOBRIETY CHECKPOINT SCREENS 647 VEHICLES, NETS FIVE DWI ARRESTS
    The Bossier Sheriff's Office conducted a sobriety checkpoint late Saturday evening into Sunday morning in the 8,000 block of East Texas St. Officers screened 647 vehicles, which resulted in five DWI arrests and six drug arrests. Louisiana State Police, Bossier City Police, and the Caddo Sheriff's... more »
  • SECOND SALOON SWINDLER SECURE IN SLAMMER
    Bossier Sheriff's Office detectives arrested a second suspect Wednesday evening for his involvement in the burglary of the Showdown Saloon in Princeton back on Aug. 7. Kyle Sales, 28, of the 400 block of East McKinley in Haughton, was arrested and charged with accessory after the fact to simple... more »
  • BOSSIER SHERIFF'S OFFICE TO CONDUCT SOBRIETY CHECKPOINT SATURDAY
    The Bossier Sheriff's Office will conduct a sobriety checkpoint Saturday evening into Sunday morning, Sept. 24 - 25, at an undisclosed location in Bossier Parish. The goal of the checkpoint is to identify and remove impaired drivers from the road before they cause injury or death to themselves or others,... more »