Bossier Mayor names Sgt. Chief of Bossier Police

BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) - During a news conference Thursday morning Bossier City Mayor, Lorenz Walker named Sgt. Patrick Shane McWilliams the new Police Chief for the Bossier City Police Dept.

Sgt. McWilliams has been with the Bossier City Police for 16 years. McWilliams currently serves as the Interim Police Chief for the department.

Current Chief, Mike Halphen plans to retire from the department as Chief in the coming months.

McWilliams is also supervisor over the department's Violent Crimes and Domestic Crimes units.

KSLA News 12's Carolyn Roy takes a closer look at the new Top Cop for Bossier City Police. Click on the video to see the latest.

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