Category Archives: Press Release

Bayou Kennel Club Donates to OPSO K-9 Unit

  Each year, the Bayou Kennel Club in Monroe hosts the Cottonland Cluster Dog Show.  Dogs from all parts of the country, plus Mexico and Canada, come to the show to compete.  This year, one-hundred, twenty-three dogs competed.  Proceeds from ticket sales are donated to the K-9 Division of the...
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Sheriff Russell Issues Phone Scam Warning

Sheriff Jay Russell has issued a warning of a phone scam to Ouachita Parish residents.   The Ouachita Sheriff’s Office has received complaints of residents receiving a phone call from someone identifying themselves as working for Entergy Disconnect.  The caller is contacting the resident to advise them they owe a past due bill...
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Sheriff’s Office Investigates Armed Robbery of Credit Union-Suspect Arrested

UPDATE November 6, 2014:  Robbery Suspect Booked on Additional Charges The ongoing investigation into the robbery of Centric Federal Credit Union that occurred on October 29th, 2014 has resulted in additional charges being placed on the suspect charged in the robbery.   Byron McCoy was previously charged with the robbery and is...
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Arrest Made in Vehicle Burglary Investigation in Eastern Ouachita Parish

An investigation of vehicle burglaries in the Eastwood Estates Subdivision area in Monroe has resulted in clearance of several of the burglaries and the recovery of merchandise.  Tyler Beach, age 22, of Monroe has been arrested and booked at OCC on 13 cts. of Vehicle Burglary.  Some of the stolen...
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