Perkins to announce his choice for Chief of Police this week

Shreveport Mayor Adrian Perkins is set to announce his pick this week for the city’s next Chief of Police.

According to the mayor’s office, Perkins will make the announcement on Wednesday afternoon at 1:30 p.m.

Shreveport’s next chief of police will be selected from a list of nine candidates who took the Civil Service examination for police chief in December.