Welcome to the West Carroll Sheriff’s Department.
Through this website, we strive to keep the citizens of West Carroll informed. Occasionally, we will post press releases, community events, wanted persons, or requests for assistance. Please check our website often to look for new updates. Browse the staff page and get to know our deputies. Take advantage of our TIPs page by submitting confidential information about crimes in your neighborhood. Links also provide information regarding applications for employment, how to pay fines, and jail visitation. If you have a question that cannot be answered by the information provided on our website, do not hesitate to call our office any time 24/7.
West Carroll Parish founded in 1877
361 Square Miles
Message from the Sheriff:
West Carroll Parish residents pride themselves in living in a low crime, safe community. With an excellent public school system and highly competitive athletics, West Carroll is an ideal place to raise a family. I make it my top priority to ensure the safety of our residents and those who visit our parish. I expect West Carroll Sheriff’s Office deputies to be courteous and professional when responding to emergencies and calls for service. I take great pride in your trust in me to protect and preserve the quality of life our residents hold so dear. Thank you for allowing me to serve as Sheriff of our wonderful parish.
Sheriff Scott D. Mathews
Crash reports made by the West Carroll Sheriff's Department can be ordered online at crashdocs.org. A fee of $10 will be required per report. Involved parties can pick up a copy of the crash report at the Sheriff's Office free of charge.
LeadsOnline Report It is a website that allows citizens to securely store serial numbers, item descriptions, pictures, and scans of receipts so that items may be more easily identified in the event of theft or loss. Knowing what you own can mean the difference between recovering and not recovering stolen property. In the event that your property is sold or pawned to a participating business, LeadsOnline will notify you and law enforcement. Sheriff Mathews recommends everyone register their property so that, in case a theft or burglary does occur, your property can be more easily identified and recovered. To register, simply click on the link or the picture above and follow the directions provided.
305 E. Main Street, Post Office Box 744, Oak Grove, La. 71263 Phone 318-428-2331 Fax 318-428-8889
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