Burn Ban for Lincoln Parish
As of 2:00 PM Saturday November 5th, Lincoln Parish fire officials have issued a burn ban. Weather conditions dictate the necessity for this ban.
Major Chad Alexander
Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Department
Louisiana Sheriffs’ Association
NEWS – June 2, 2016
Today, Governor John Governor John Bel Edwards has proclaimed the week of May 29-June 4th, 2016 “Louisiana Sheriffs’ and Deputies’ Appreciation Week” in the State of Louisiana. Louisiana’s sheriffs and deputies put their lives on the line daily to protect and serve all citizens of our state. The governor’s proclamation recognizes their selfless service to the people of Louisiana.
To coincide vvith “Louisiana Sheriffs’ And Deputies’ Appreciation Week” the Louisiana Sheriffs Association is launching a Statewide Public Awareness Campaign on the Role of the Louisiana Sheriff. As part of the campaign, the Louisiana Sheriffs’ Association has created a thirty-minute television program entitled The Role of Sheriff. This program may be viewed on the Louisiana Sheriffs’ Association’s Web site at: www.lsa.org
The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Department has initiated a program designed to assist in helping care for senior citizens in Lincoln Parish.
FirstCall is a service for Lincoln Parish residents that gives public safety officials multiple ways to get the word to you whenever an emergency situation arises.
Crime Stoppers encourages members of the community to assist local law enforcement agencies in the fight against crime by overcoming the two key elements that inhibit community involvement: fear and apathy.
Submit as much information as you can. It is optional to give information about yourself, but it may help us if you do.
The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® opened in 1984 to serve as the nation’s clearinghouse on issues related to missing and sexually exploited children.
Children are particularly vulnerable to sex offenders. Open communication between parents and children is vital to family safety. If a picture is available from the local law enforcement’s website, show it to your family.
Citizens in unincorporated areas of Lincoln Parish can request the Sheriff’s Office to check their residence while they are away or on vacation.
There is help for the victims of crime. In Lincoln Parish, victims of violent crime and elderly victims of crime may be compensated for their losses.