Category Archives: Press Release

Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Investigators Arrest Two for Vehicle Burglaries

    An investigation into several vehicle burglaries in the Highway 15 and Prairie Road areas of southeastern Ouachita Parish has resulted in the arrest of two suspects.  Ahmad Ceasar, age 18, Monroe and Quonterrius Hilliard, age 18, of Bastrop have been arrested and booked in OCC on six counts...
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Sheriff Russell Announces Date for the OPSO Citizens Academy

Sheriff Jay Russell invites interested citizens of Ouachita Parish to participate in  the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office Citizens Academy 2015. The Citizens Police Academy is a 7 week program designed to give the public a working knowledge of the Sheriff’s Office. The Academy consists of eight weekly night classes held at the...
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Ouachita Sheriff’s Investigators Arrest Suspect on 2nd Degree Murder Charge

  The ongoing investigation by Ouachita Sheriff’s Investigators of a reported child drowning July 3rd has led to the arrest of the Russell E. Flowers, age 59, of Monroe.  Ouachita Deputies responded to a report of the drowning during the afternoon of July 3rd.  The subsequent investigation has led to...
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Ouachita Sheriff’s Office Investigating Tractor Theft

Ouachita Sheriff’s Investigators are investigating the theft of a farm type tractor reported stolen on June 27th.  The tractor was taken from the Lapine Road area of west Ouachita Parish.  The tractor is described as a 2013 Kioti 45 h.p. 4WD model DS45104LS tractor, orange in color with a front...
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OPSO Offers Safety Tips for a Safe July 4th Holiday Celebration

          Sheriff Jay Russell and Deputies of the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office would like to wish everyone a safe and happy Fourth of July holiday.  As we celebrate our country’s birthday, also be mindful of safety measures that can ensure your family has a safe and...
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