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Posted on: January 24, 2022

Chief Bishop Presents Awards

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On Friday, Jan. 21, Longview Police Department Chief Mike Bishop presented the following awards:

Sergeant Luke Altman - Civic Achievement Award

Officer Nora Cheatham - October Officer of the Month 

Lieutenant Kendric Montgomery - 10 years of service...

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Police Department News
Posted on: January 18, 2022

Longview Police Investigate Shooting

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The Longview Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred at The Gilmer Apartments located at 701 Gilmer Road.  At approximately 2:54 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 16, Longview Police were dispatched to the scene in reference to a shooting....

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Police Department News
Posted on: December 14, 2021

Police Chief Mike Bishop Announces Retirement

Chief Mike Bishop

Police Chief Mike Bishop announced today that he plans to retire from the Longview Police Department at the end of January 2022 after thirty-two years of service, including six years as chief.

After serving in the U.S. Air Force, Bishop originally joined t...

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Police Department News
Posted on: December 21, 2021

Municipal Court Offers Warrant Amnesty Program Beginning in January


The Longview Municipal Court is once again offering its warrant amnesty program from Jan. 1 through April 30. Anyone with an active outstanding warrant through the court is encouraged to take this opportunity to save money and get a fresh start.  ...

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Police Department News
Posted on: December 10, 2021

Lane Closure and Traffic Shift on McCann Road between Glencrest Lane and Lehigh Drive

Road Closed Sign

Bridge work has been completed on the east side of McCann Road (Spur 63). Beginning Sunday, Dec. 12, traffic will move to the east side of the road to facilitate work on the second half of the bridge.  McCann Road will experience additional delay...

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City of Longview News
Posted on: January 7, 2022

Council Appoints City Manager Appointment and Approves Reorganization Proposal

Rolin McPhee Portrait

Longview City Council appointed a new City Manager and approved a reorganization of departmental structure during their Jan. 13 Council Meeting. The changes were proposed following City Manager Keith Bonds' announcement in November that he plans ...

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City of Longview News
Posted on: January 20, 2022

UPDATE: Railroad Crossing Closed for Repair

Train on Train Tracks

The railroad crossing on East Cotton Street between Pickle Street and 2nd Street will be closed from Saturday, Jan. 29 to Monday, Jan. 31.

The closure will allow Union Pacific Railroad to make repairs to the track.

Please plan to use an alternate route duri...

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