Officer A. Coleman initiated a traffic stop on Oak Ridge Dr. at Stinson Road, and issued a citation for driving under suspension, a citation for switched license plate, and a citation for failure to register vehicle..
He started his service on the Commission in 2016 as a progressive representative. Having been elected in a contested election as Commission vice president, he voted with his supporters (the six white commissioners) on stopping the retirement plan for commissioners as well as subsidized health insurance.
There has been a lot of bad news out of LSU, Louisiana’s flagship university in recent weeks. Not just on the football field, where the Tigers have completed a mediocre season, even though they have the highest salaried group of coaches in the nation.
Per Texas Department of Criminal Justice records, Bryant had prior convictions for robbery with serious bodily injury and second-degree sexual assault, both in 1994. Bryant was released from the custody of the Texas Department of Corrections on Feb. 27, 2014, and committed the Caddo Parish offenses six months later.
Every five years, several ad valorem property taxes are placed before the citizens for renewals that provide basic city services and salaries/ benefits for our first responders and other city employees. The last time this occurred was 2013. In 2017 the taxes expired, and we made the decision to only go out for the taxes when necessary, and not before.
Initially, his law enforcement background will be questioned by many rank and file at the Shreveport Police Department (SPD). Reportedly, his service as public information officer and then head of the SPD Crime Stoppers program did not entail any supervisory or investigative activities.
One million dollars down the drain to pay for a special session of the Louisiana legislature. And all for naught. The governor is hollering that the financial sky is falling and the state is in dire fiscal straights. Legislators protest that their hands are tied by too many constitutional dedications.