Category Archives: Press Release

OPSO SVU – Internet Safety Presentation

The Special Victims Unit of the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office is offering a free internet safety presentation for kids and adults at the Anna Mayer Library located at 1808 U.S. Hwy. 165 in Monroe (next to Monroe Public Safety Building).  This seminar is scheduled for June 26th, 2014 @ 3:00...
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Chase Ends with Mississippi Fugitive in Custody

On 5/20/14 Deputies with the Ouachita Parish Special Crimes Apprehension Team (SCAT) attempted to make a traffic stop on a vehicle at which time the driver attempted to flee. Deputies pursued this vehicle for a short period of time in the area of Forsythe Ave. and North 19thStreet in Monroe....
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Press Release Two Arrested on Child Pornography

On May 8, 2014 Investigators with the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office – Special Victims Unit, the Louisiana Attorney General’s Office – Cyber Crime Unit, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation – Crimes Against Children task force conducted joint investigations into persons who possess, distribute, and produce child pornography. The collaborative...
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OPSO INVESTIGATORS ASK FOR YOUR HELP WITH 1982 COLD CASE

Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office Cold Case Homicide 1982 Sherry Alford was a 16 year old student at Ouachita Parish High School in Monroe, La. On the night of February 1, Ms. Alford had been at her boyfriend’s home in the Town & Country subdivision. Alford left his residence traveling on...
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Ouachita and Morehouse Parish Task Force

Multi-Agency Task force Yields 56 arrests and numerous seizures A two day operation on April 25 and 26th  in Morehouse and Ouachita Parishes was conducted which targeted illegal narcotics.  The Operation totals are as follows:    Total Arrests:    56  Drug Seizures (1 ) ¼ oz bag of Marijuana  (5) ounces of Marijuana (31) 1/8 oz...
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