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Sheriff Webre Encourages Citizens to Create a Smart911 Safety Profile


11/3/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre is reminding citizens about a free, enhanced emergency service which can assist first responders during an emergency. The Smart911 system allows citizens to create a safety profile for their household which can include any information they may want 9-1-1 call-takers and first responders to have in the event of ...

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Concealed Handgun Training Course Scheduled for December 28


11/3/2014 by Brennan Matherne

The Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office will offer a Concealed Handgun Training Course on Sunday, December 28 at the Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office Shooting Range Facility located at 3451 Highway 182 in Raceland. Class will begin at 8:00 a.m. and last until approximately 5:00 p.m. with a break for lunch. The actual ending time will vary ...

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Teen Booked with Attempted Murder and Drug Charges Following Shooting in Raceland


11/1/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced a 19-year-old from Raceland has been charged with attempted murder following a shooting incident on Friday. Dwaynete Folse (19, B/M) also faces drug charges after admitting to his involvement in the incident.
 
At 10:45 a.m. on Friday, October 31, deputies responded to the area of Greenville ...

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Seat Belt Checkpoint Moved to Thursday, November 6


11/1/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Sheriff Craig Webre announced the Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office will conduct a Seat Belt Checkpoint in Lafourche Parish during the daylight hours of Thursday, November 6. Deputies will be checking motorists for seat belt and safety seat violations, as well as other violations such as expired inspection tags. This checkpoint is part of ...

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Detectives Investigating Boat Theft at a Larose Business


10/31/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced a reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest in a case involving theft of a boat from a Larose business.
 
On Wednesday, representatives from Precision Crane & Hydraulics, LLC, located at 11904 Highway 308 in Larose, contacted the Sheriff’s Office to report a boat had ...

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Deputies Seize over $17,000 in Cash and Narcotics after Man Attempts to Flee from Traffic Stop


10/30/2014 by Brennan Matherne


Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced the arrest of a Vacherie man after he dumped several bags of narcotics while fleeing from a traffic stop on Thursday. Blair Michael Dumas (32, B/M) faces multiple charges after deputies recovered over $17,000 in drugs and cash following his arrest.
 
At around 11:45 a.m. on Thursday, October 30,...

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Deputies Discover Over $2,000 of Marijuana during Seat Belt Checkpoint


10/30/2014 by Brennan Matherne


Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre reported deputies discovered over $2,000 in high-grade marijuana during a seat belt checkpoint in Bayou Blue on Wednesday. Vahn Butler (24, B/M) of Houma and Tonia Parfait (24, W/F) of Bayou Blue were arrested after deputies found over 100 grams of marijuana, as well as other drugs and a loaded firearm.
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Deputies Locate Missing Raceland Man


10/30/2014 by Brennan Matherne

11am UPDATE: Danial Rose has been located. 

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Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre is asking for the public’s help in locating 70-year-old Danial Rose of 510 Triple Oaks Drive in Raceland. Rose has been missing since around 8:30 a.m. Wednesday morning. Patrol deputies and detectives began searching for Rose on ...

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Free Hunter Education Classroom Course Slated for November 22-23


10/28/2014 by Brennan Matherne

The Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office will host a FREE Hunter Safety Course on November 22-23 for anyone ages 10 years or older. This two-day courses cover topics such as hunter responsibility and ethics, how firearms work and firearms safety, survival and first aid skills, firearm handling skills and hunting techniques, wildlife ...

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Four Arrested on Drug Charges at a Galliano Motel


10/28/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced four people were arrested after deputies discovered drugs at a Galliano motel room. Deputies arrested Dodie Bourg (37, W/F), Toni Orgeron (31, W/F), and Darwin Vizier (40, W/M), all of Galliano, and Danielle Hebert (46, W/F) of Cut Off were arrested early Saturday morning following a search of the ...

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Sheriff Webre Announces Changes to Blue Light Special Patrol and Offers Tips for a Safe Halloween


10/27/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced the annual Blue Light Special patrol will be altered so that deputies will remain on patrol on Halloween night as long as necessary to ensure the safety of residents. On Friday, October 31, every deputy assigned a Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office vehicle will patrol the streets of local ...

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Seat Belt Checkpoint Scheduled for Wednesday, October 29


10/26/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Sheriff Craig Webre announced the Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office will conduct a Seat Belt Checkpoint in Lafourche Parish during the daylight hours of Wednesday, October 29. Deputies will be checking motorists for seat belt and safety seat violations, as well as other violations such as expired inspection tags. This checkpoint is part of...

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Arrests of Note: October 23, 2014


10/24/2014 by Brennan Matherne

TRAY HOWARD:
At around 2:30 a.m. on Thursday, October 23, deputies traveling along LA Highway 308 in Raceland attempted to initiate a traffic stop on the driver of a pickup truck, but the driver refused to stop, continuing along LA 308 and increasing speed. Eventually, the truck turned onto LA Highway 182 and came to a stop around the 200 block of ...

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Seat Belt Checkpoint Scheduled for Wednesday, October 22


10/19/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Sheriff Craig Webre announced the Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office will conduct a Seat Belt Checkpoint in Lafourche Parish during the daylight hours of Wednesday, October 22. Deputies will be checking motorists for seat belt and safety seat violations, as well as other violations such as expired inspection tags. This checkpoint is part of...

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Results from Multiple Checkpoints Announced


10/17/2014 by Brennan Matherne

Sheriff Craig Webre announced the results from seat belt checkpoints held on Wednesday and Thursday, as well as a DWI checkpoint held Thursday night. Deputies reported one arrest and more than two dozen violations during the checkpoints through which a total of 1,200 vehicles passed.
 
On Thursday, October 16, deputies began conducting a seat ...

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