Morehouse Parish

Sheriff's De​​partment

The Morehouse Parish Sheriff's Office strives to provide quality service to our community.​

Uniform Patrol Division 

The Uniformed Patrol Division consists of nineteen deputies, reservists, and a division commander, they provide 24 hours a day, 7 days week protection for Morehouse Parish citizens. All deputies are post certified and trained in all aspects of the criminal law. They are the first responders on calls placed in Morehouse Parish, from the vehicle, crashes to homicides and all other types of calls. They patrol Morehouse Parish's 807 square miles. All patrol cars are equipped with computers that are up to date with today's technology. They are supported by the communications division. The communications division consists of seven dispatchers. Among their many duties are answering the E911 phones, administrative phones, and radio traffic. Another part of the uniform patrol division is the court bailiffs which consist of seven deputies. Their duties consist of courtroom security, serving a summons, and other court-related papers. The Uniformed Patrol Division proudly "serves with pride" the citizens of Morehouse Parish