New Police Chief to be sworn in Wednesday


The City of Natchitoches will honor Capt. Nikeo Collins with an inaugural ceremony as he is promoted to Chief of Police.

Capt. Collins will be sworn in among community leaders and supporters Wednesday, Sept. 1 at 11 a.m. at the Natchitoches Events Center.

Collins has served the Natchitoches community for over 27 years and is responsible for over 40 grants totaling over $1 million to go toward police efforts. The ceremony will feature a number of public figures and law enforcement officers.