Category Archives: OPSO News

Ouachita Deputies Arrest Suspect in Several Felony Cases

 As a result of a four month investigation, Ouachita Sheriff’s Deputies have arrested Justin P. Rumfola, age 34 , of Port Allen, La. on several felony charges. Rumfola has been booked and is being held at OCC on charges of  Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, Illegal  Possession of Stolen...
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Sheriff Russell Offers Child Safety Tips for Holiday Shopping Season

  Sheriff Jay Russell cautions parents that the holidays can present potentially dangerous situations for children. Some simple prevention measures can help keep your children safe during the holiday season.  Sheriff Russell and the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office offer the following tips on child safety during the holiday shopping season....
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Sheriff Russell Offers Safety Tips for Homes During the Holiday Season

  Sheriff Jay Russell reminds everyone not to let the rush and excitement of the holiday season make you careless in protecting your home from potential criminals. Sheriff Russell and the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office offer the following tips that can help you be more careful, prepared and aware during...
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Sheriff Jay Russell Offers Tips on Shopping Safely

  Sheriff Jay Russell reminds shoppers that shopping during the holiday season can present unique danger. “Taking a few prevention measures can help keep your holiday season joyous” said Sheriff Russell. The holiday season is a time when busy people can become careless and vulnerable to theft and other holiday...
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OPSO Investigating Damage to Property and Theft

Ouachita Sheriff’s Investigators are currently conducting an investigation involving damage to property and theft at D & J Construction, Valley Rd., West Monroe. Upon opening the business day Monday, November 17th, workers discovered a forklift was missing from the previously parked location in the fenced compound.  Further inspection determined a...
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