OPSO Range Announces 2017 Concealed Carry Class Schedule-Upcoming Events
The dates for CCW classes, sponsored by the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office Reserve Unit, are listed below. Classes areRead more.
Sheriff Jay Russell Offers Vehicle Burglary Prevention Tips
Sheriff Jay Russell reminds Ouachita Parish residents that motor vehicle burglary is a crime of opportunity. Often, a vast arrayRead more.
OPSO Arrests Suspect in Vehicle Burglary Investigation
UPDATE 12/28: Vehicle Burglary Suspect Arrested An investigation into several vehicle burglaries at a mobile home park in West MonroeRead more.
OPSO Arrests Armed Robbery Suspect
On December 23, 2016, OPSO Patrol Deputies observed a vehicle and suspect fitting the description of the vehicle and suspectRead more.
Sheriff Russell and the OPSO Mounted Patrol Recognize Retiring Member
The Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Mounted Patrol held its annual Christmas Dinner Thursday evening, December 15th. In addition to celebrating theRead more.
Ouachita Sheriff’s Investigators Arrest Theft Suspect
On November 29, 2016, OPSO Deputies investigated a theft of an air compressor, an electric motor and other items fromRead more.
Sheriff Jay Russell Advises “Keep Safety on Top of Your Online Shopping List”
As the countdown to Christmas rapidly approaches, more consumer are turning to the Internet to complete their holiday shopping lists.Read more.
OPSO Investigators Searching for Armed Robbery Suspect
Ouachita Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a reported armed robbery at 10:00 p.m. Friday evening, November 18th. An unidentified Black maleRead more.
Louisiana Special Olympics Raffle
2017 NFL Experience Raffle for Special Olympics Louisiana Win a trip for 2 to the 2017 Pro Bowl or aRead more.
OPSO Investigating Hit & Run Accident
OPSO Deputies are currently investigating a hit and run accident that occurred recently in Westlakes Subdivision in West Monroe. TheRead more.