The Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office Investigation Division is a unique unit comprised of 30 highly trained Investigators, commanded by Major Jason Pleasant. The division is responsible for all criminal investigations, including specialized investigations involving child abuse and white collar crime. The Investigative Division also has investigators attached to the metro Narcotics Unit, the FBI Task Force and Domestic Violence Unit. The Investigation Division prides itself on maintaining a high crime clearance rate while providing professional service to the citizens of Ouachita Parish.
•2011 – Uniform Crime Report clearance rate of 47%
•2011 – Investigated and cleared 2 homicides
•2011 – Investigated in excess of 2000 incidents submitted from the Patrol Division