Bogalusa Mayor Wendy Perrette held a Press Conference on Tuesday (September 21, 2021) afternoon, attended by parish leaders and law enforcement, to address the recent surge of violence in Bogalusa and the partnership of other law enforcement agencies. She issued a plea for residents to come forward with any information. Reiterating her message were Parish President Richard Thomas and District Attorney Warren Montgomery. Also speaking was Darlene Cusanza, CrimestoppersGNO President & CEO. Cusanza described the mission of Crimestoppers and how they can help with crime in Bogalusa.