The Plaquemines Parish, LA, sheriff maintains a website to address any questions on obtaining criminal records and payment of fines. If you are concerned about looking for Plaquemines County, do not worry, you are in the right place because, in Louisiana, the state has parishes (not counties), such as Plaquemine Parish. Plaquemines Parish warrants and arrest records searches should go through the parish’s Criminal Records Office.
Plaquemines Parish has a population of a little over 21,000 people. From 2004 through 2008, over three hundred violent crimes took place, about twelve percent of the parish’s total crimes over that period (almost 2600 in total). While arrests are routinely made for crimes, there are always outstanding warrants connected to certain crimes.
If you need to pay fines or wish to obtain arrest records or warrant information, get to the sheriff’s website, specifically their page on “Criminal Records” (http://www.ppso.net/page.php?p=criminalrecords). There are also option s to request accident reports online. The Criminal Records Office oversees all of the records associated with any Plaquemines Parish Sheriff’s investigation into any number of occurrences. The records include arrest records, incident reports, offense reports, arrest warrants, citations for traffic offenses, and motor vehicle accident reports.
If you seek information about an outstanding warrant issued in Plaquemines Parish or need to find out about recent arrests, the Criminal Records Office is the best source for that information. You have a few options as to how you go about receiving the data you desire. If you want to obtain information on active warrants in Plaquemine Parish (or any other information previously enumerated) by mail, send your inquiry to Plaquemines Parish Sheriff’s Office, Attn: Criminal Records Division, 300 Main Street, Suite A, Belle Chasse, LA. 70037. Their phone number is (504) 297-5115, which you probably should call first to verify office hours and find out how much the records search will cost.
You may instead wish to go in person to do a warrant search or arrest records search. In that case, you should go to the Criminal Records Division within the Plaquemines Parish Sheriff’s Office, which is located at 300 Main Street, Suite A, in Belle Chasse, LA (the same as the mailing address).
The Plaquemine Parish Criminal Records Office webpage does not provide information on the costs of obtaining information on warrants and arrest records searches. However, they provide information on payment for various traffic and court fines and payment of bonds. If you plan to pay any search fees via credit card, call the office at (504) 297-5115 to see if they will accept a credit card in person (they accept them over the phone).