Civil Division

Major Jerry Smith

Civil Division

Major Jerry Smith

The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office Civil Division is led by the Chief Civil Deputy, Major Jerry Smith, and is responsible for all the financial matters involving the Sheriff’s Office as well as courtroom security and oversight of the probation unit.    This division is responsible for collecting all the property taxes for Lincoln Parish and disseminating those funds back out to the various other agencies of Parish government.

This division is staffed with 5 individuals who have a specialty in financial matters, 7 P.O.S.T. certified courtroom bailiffs, and 2 P.O.S.T. certified probation deputies.