Sheriff Russell Announces Calhoun Zone Deputy Assignment
Sheriff Jay Russell announces that Deputy John T. Garrett (Tommy) has been assigned to the duty of Calhoun Zone Deputy,Read more.
Ouachita Correctional Center Offers Continuing Education Program
“Often, persons convicted in court and sentenced to the correctional system for a crime fall back into the same criminalRead more.
OPSO Warns of Phone Scam
Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Deputies are warning residents of a phone scam currently circulating in our area. The caller states heRead more.
Ouachita Parish Range Five Stand Schedule Change
Effective September 1, 2019, the Five Stand line for sporting clays will be open five days a week, WednesdayRead more.
OPSO Warns of Social Security Number Scam
The Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office has received reports of residents receiving phone scam calls involving their Social Security Number. ThisRead more.
OPSO Concealed Carry Weapon Class
The next CCW class offered by the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office is scheduled for September 21, 2019. The cost forRead more.
School Bus Traffic Safety
With the start of the new school year, Sheriff Jay Russell reminds motorists of the presence of school buses transportingRead more.
Back to School Safety Tips
With summer break coming to an end, Sheriff Jay Russell wants to remind parents and drivers to help keep ourRead more.
OPSO Announces Date for Annual DARE Youth Fishing Tournament
DARE Fishing Tournament 2019 The annual Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office D.A.R.E. Youth Fishing Tournament will be held Saturday, September 7th,Read more.
OPSO Arrests Two Suspects in Theft Investigation
Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Investigators investigating the recent theft of firearms from a residence on Highway 15 in the Cheniere DrewRead more.
Sterlington Drug Dealer Targeted by SCAT
The Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office Special Crimes Apprehension Team (SCAT) conducted investigations of illegal drug activity in Sterlington on JulyRead more.