Home » Public Info » News Release

News Release

  • FARM EQUIPMENT THIEF ARRESTED IN ARKANSAS
    A man wanted for stealing $27,000 worth of farm equipment from a farm in Plain Dealing was arrested Wednesday morning by the Miller County Sheriff’s Office at his residence in Fouke, Ark. Jamie Lynn Caswell, 35, was arrested on a Bossier Sheriff’s... more »
  • SUSPECT IDENTIFIED IN STOLEN FARM EQUIPMENT, PUBLIC'S HELP STILL NEEDED
    A tip from a viewer in the Fouke, Ark., area led to the identity of the man who was in possession of the more than $27,000 worth of stolen farm equipment that was taken recently from a farm in Plain Dealing. Now, the Bossier Sheriff’s Office... more »
  • Young Marines Class 30 First Day
    Commanding officer Lavaro Ramey (right) briefs the recruits on what to expect during training to become Young Marines over the next two weeks. Instructor Kim Elmore and Dep. John Jeter, school resource officer for Bossier High School, assist. Dep.... more »
  • Womens Self-Defense Class At Asbury United Methodist Church
    Sgt. Clint Robins (rt.) instructs while teen, Jack Griffin, plays the aggressor. Catherine Clayton initiates a palm heel strike. Madeline Pfanner listens intently. Mothers and their... more »
  • BOSSIER SHERIFF'S OFFICE OFFERS CONCEALED HANDGUN TRAINING
    The Bossier Sheriff's Office is offering concealed handgun training this weekend for those who want obtain their Louisiana Concealed Handgun Permit. The training will be Saturday, July 19, at 8:30 a.m. at the Bossier Sheriff's Office range located at 2977 Old Plain Dealing Road in... more »
  • FARM EQUIPMENT STOLEN IN PLAIN DEALING
    Bossier Sheriff’s Office detectives are seeking the public’s assistance in locating person(s) who stole farm equipment from a barn in the 1000 block of Hwy 537 in Plain Dealing this past week. Unknown suspects entered the barn in the 1000 block of Hwy 537 in... more »
  • WORLD WAR II VETS, YOUNG MARINES HONORED AT "IN GOD WE TRUST" RALLY
    Honoring World War II veterans and recognizing success stories for the Bossier Sheriff’s Young Marines were among the highlights for the 2 nd annual 4 th of July “In God We Trust” rally attended by 2,000 on Independence Day in Bossier City. ... more »
  • PEA-PICKIN' TIME AT THE BOSSIER SHERIFF'S OFFICE
    Inmates at the Bossier Sheriff’s Office Corrections Facilities began the harvest of peas today at the “Pea Farm” on 22 acres of land near the Bossier Minimum Security Facility that will be used to feed inmates at the corrections facilities in Plain Dealing. Other ve... more »
  • SCHEDULE FOR 4th OF JULY "IN GOD WE TRUST" RALLY
    Click here for 4th of July "In God We Trust" Rally schedule and important information. more »
  • DISTRICT ATTORNEY'S OFFICE GIVES MONEY TO BOSSIER SHERIFF'S OFFICE
    The Bossier/Webster District Attorney’s Office presented a check today to the Bossier Sheriff’s Office in the amount of $15,962.57 as part of an asset forfeiture allocation in multiple drug and other investigations. Assistant District Attorney Charles Jacobs gave the monies to Bossier... more »
  • PRESIDENT OF THE LOCAL ARBY'S RESTAURANTS PRESENTED A CHECK TO SHERIFF WHITTINGTON
    Joe Pulliam, local Arby's president (left), presents a $2,500 check to Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington Tuesday to support the Sheriff's Office Corrections Emergency Response Team (CERT). Pulliam's son, Chris, is a member of BSO CERT. He and six others on the team recently competed... more »
  • GOLF SCRAMBLE RAISES $9K FOR BOSSIER SHERIFF'S YOUNG MARINES
    The Bossier Sheriff’s Young Marines Benefit Golf Classic held Monday at Palmetto Country Club in Benton raised $9,000 to benefit the local Young Marines program. “This was an amazing turnout for our first-ever golf scramble to support the Young Marines,” said Bossier... more »
  • HORSE FOUND IN BENTON, OWNER SOUGHT
    The Bossier Sheriff’s Office is looking for the owner of a horse that was found near the 1500 block of Highway 162 in Benton early morning on June 2. The horse is brown with a white face and found with a green halter. The owner... more »
  • GOLF SCRAMBLE TO BENEFIT YOUNG MARINES HELD NEXT WEEK
    A Young Marines Benefit Golf Classic will be held Monday, June 9, at Palmetto Country Club in Benton to benefit the Bossier Sheriff’s Young Marines program. The format will be a four-person scramble with a shotgun start at noon and will have... more »
  • SOBRIETY CHECKPOINT SCREENS 707 VEHICLES, NETS 4 ARRESTS
    The Bossier Sheriff Office conducted a sobriety checkpoint late Friday evening in the 8,000 block of E. Texas St. near Harrah’s Louisiana Downs in Bossier City. Officers screened 707 vehicles, made four arrests and issued nine citations for various offenses . Bossier City Police Department and... more »
  • 7-YEAR-OLD DROWNS IN CYPRESS LAKE MONDAY
    Bossier deputies responded to a report of a drowning at Cypress Black Bayou Recreation Area in Benton shortly after 3:30 p.m. yesterday. A 7-year-old boy from Shreveport was swimming with family and friends near the swimming area around the Marina at Cypress Lake. Family and friends noticed... more »
  • NORTH LOUISIANA CRIMINAL JUSTICE ACADEMY GRADUATES 15
    Fifteen recruits from four agencies became certified P.O.S.T. (Peace Officer Standards and Training) law enforcement officers during the graduation of Class 011 from North Louisiana Criminal Justice Academy May 23. The guest speaker was LA State Representative Jeff Thompson. The academy is... more »
  • NORTH LOUISIANA CRIMINAL JUSTICE ACADEMY TO GRADUATE FRIDAY, 253 GRADUATES OVER THE PAST FIVE YEARS
    North Louisiana Criminal Justice Academy will graduate 15 law enforcement officers of Class 011 as they receive their Peace Officers Standards and Training (POST) certification in a ceremony Friday at the NLCJA headquarters in Plain Dealing. The ceremony will begin at 10:30 a.m. on May... more »
  • BOSSIER SHERIFF'S OFFICE TO CONDUCT SOBRIETY CHECKPOINT
    The Bossier Sheriff’s Office will conduct a sobriety checkpoint Friday evening into Saturday morning, May 23-24, 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, as well... more »
  • SPIRITS-STEALING SUSPECT SOUGHT BY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
    Bossier Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in identifying a female suspect who stole numerous large bottles of top-shelf liquor worth about $2,000 from the CVS Store on Airline Dr. and Wemple Rd. in Bossier City Wednesday evening. Detectives observed surveillance video from the... more »
  • GOLF SCRAMBLE IN JUNE TO BENEFIT YOUNG MARINES
    Bossier Sheriff’s Young Marines Benefit Golf Classic will be held Monday, June 9, at Palmetto Country Club in Benton to benefit the local youth program that has made a positive impact on the lives of nearly 1,100 young men and women. The format will be... more »
  • BOSSIER SHERIFF'S EMERGENCY RESPONSE TEAM FARES WELL IN CORRECTIONS COMPETITION
    Operators with the Bossier Sheriff’s Office Corrections Emergency Response Team (CERT) returned home Thursday with good results from four days of Mock Prison Riot training and competition May 4-7 at the decommissioned West Virginia Penitentiary in Moundsville, West Vir. The seven-person team,... more »
  • 900 TO GRADUATE D.A.R.E. IN BOSSIER PARISH
    Nine hundred Bossier 5 th graders will graduate from the Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) program at eight elementary schools throughout Bossier Parish May 5 – 20. The D.A.R.E program is a s emester-long curriculum taught by Sheriff’s deputies that emphasizes good... more »
  • SHREVEPORT BUSINESS OWNER ARRESTED
    Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington says a Shreveport business owner turned himself in Thursday afternoon to face felony theft charges for taking thousands in payment from a Benton church for merchandise and services he never performed. Thomas Bartle, 67, of the 10200 block of Stonehedge... more »
  • WOMAN STEALS WALLET FROM PURSE AT LOCAL BUSINESS
    Bossier Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in identifying a female suspect who stole a wallet from the purse of an employee at a business on Highway 3 in Bossier City a week ago. Detectives obtained... more »