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.
Recognizing Communication Impairment Program
The Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office offers a program designed to aid deputies in better communicating with drivers with certain medicalRead more.
2nd Annual OPSO Bass Tournament
The 2nd annual Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office Bass Tournament on the Ouachita River is set for August 10, 2019. AnyRead more.
Jill Davis Receives Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office Life Saving Award
Sheriff Russell awards Jill Davis of West Monroe with the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office Life Saving Award for her exceptionalRead more.
Lakeshore Subdivision Burglary Suspects Arrested
The investigation by Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Investigators into recent residential burglaries in the Lakeshore Subdivision area of Monroe has ledRead more.
The Ouachita Parish Rifle Range will be closed all day July 17th, 18th & 19th (Wednesday, Thursday and Friday ofRead more.
Metro Narcotics Arrest Two on Narcotics, Weapons and Money Laundering Charges
On Saturday, July 6, 2019, Metro Narcotics agents were contacted by Monroe Police Officers working with TSA at the MonroeRead more.