Holiday Season Shopping Safety Tips
Sheriff Jay Russell reminds shoppers that shopping during the holiday season can present unique danger. “Taking a few prevention measuresRead more.
OPSO Santa Claus Patrol
The Ouachita Parish Sheriff Office SCAT (Special Crimes Apprehension Team) has once again begun the annual “Santa Claus Patrol.” ThisRead more.
Range Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule
In observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday, the Ouachita Parish Rifle Range will be closed Thursday, November 28th and Friday, NovemberRead more.
Congratulations to Sr. Investigator Lamar Cole on his retirement after 24 years of service with the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office.Read more.
Thank You Veterans!
Remember why we recognize this very special day. Thank you to all of our Veterans for your service.Read more.
Annual Veterans Breakfast Event Held Today
Honoring our local Veterans today at the annual Veterans Breakfast in West Monroe. Thank all of you for your service.Read more.
Seven Richland Escapees Captured
Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Deputies received information that seven escapees from the Richland Detention Center were at a local motelRead more.
Sheriff Jay Russell Offers Halloween Safety Tips
With tricks and treats fast approaching, Sheriff Russell would like to make the public aware of some Halloween safety tipsRead more.
2019 Property Taxes Can Now Be Paid On Line
Property Taxes for 2019 are now available to be paid online. Tax notices are being mailed out next week. ClickRead more.
Suspect Charged in Vehicle Burglary Investigation
An investigation by Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Investigators into several recent vehicle burglaries in the Town and Country area ofRead more.
Sheriff Russell Urges Parents to Check Sex Offender Registry before Halloween
Did you know according to statistics from the Department of Justice and Watch Systems LLC, an estimated 80% of allRead more.