Eleven people have applied to be Bossier City’s next police chief to replace retiring Chief Mike Halphen. Chief Halphen has served in the position since 2002.
The applicants will have to take a civil service exam on March 18th, and then Mayor Lo Walker will appoint the new chief.
The applicants are:
Assistant Administrative Chief Kenneth Hamm
Sgt. Patrick McWilliams
Lt. Larry Stockton
Deputy Chief William Grumble
Lt. James Stewart
Captain Kenny Viola
Sgt. Gary Aguirre
Captain Perry Montgomery
Sgt. Larry Hawkins
T.D. Teutsch (retired from BCPD)
Mark Alan Kraus (Lake Charles Police Department)