As the New School Year Begins, Sheriff Russell Reminds Motorists to Be Aware School Bus Traffic
With the start of the new school year, Sheriff Jay Russell reminds motorists of the presence of school buses transportingRead more.
Reminder: The Use of Mobile Devices in School Zones is Prohibited
Louisiana Law Prohibits Mobile Device Use in School Zones Sheriff Russell reminds drivers that the Louisiana Legislature passed a lawRead more.
Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office D.A.R.E. Fishing Tournament Set for September 9, 2017
DARE Fishing Tournament 2017 The annual Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office D.A.R.E. Youth Fishing Tournament will be held Saturday, September 9,Read more.
Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office Investigating Business Burglary
Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office Investigators are currently investigating a business burglary of Scott’s Storage, 4215 Sterlington Road in Monroe. UnknownRead more.
Sheriff Jay Russell Offers Back to School Safety Tips
With summer break coming to an end, Sheriff Jay Russell wants to remind parents and drivers to help keep ourRead more.
Sheriff Jay Russell Warns Residents of Jury Duty Scam
Ouachita Sheriff’s investigators are currently investigating an apparent phone scam concerning jury duty. Ouachita residents have reported receiving a phoneRead more.
Northeast LA. Association of Realtors Donation to OPSO Helps Children Cope with Trauma
Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Deputies frequently face situations where young children have to cope with a traumatic event. It might involveRead more.
Second Suspect Arrested by OPSO in the River Oaks and Garden District Theft Investigation
A second suspect has been arrested by Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Investigators in the ongoing investigation into the recent thefts ofRead more.
Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office SCAT Arrest Suspect with 1 Kilo of Cocaine
On July 26, 2017, Deputies with the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s SCAT conducted a traffic stop on I-20 in West Monroe.Read more.
OPSO Searching for Suspect in Recent Garden District and River Oaks Area Thefts
UPDATE: Stijerica Marie Davis has been arrested. The investigation is continuing and more arrests are possible. Ouachita ParishRead more.