Category Archives: OPSO News

Warrant Issued for Suspect in 2nd Degree Aggravated Battery Case

UPDATE:  OPSO Warrant Division deputies located the suspect, Ryan M. Gix, earlier today and arrested him on the warrant.   Ouachita Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a reported fight on Tanglewood Drive in Monroe during the evening of Jan. 6, 2015.  The investigation determined that several subjects had been fighting in...
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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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