Concordia Parish Sheriff's Office
(318) 336-5231
4001 Carter Street, Room 7
Vidalia, LA  71373



UPDATE! Michael Parker was apprehended last night. There is still an ongoing search for Higginbotham. If you see him, please dial 911 to report it. Thank you.


Inmates that escaped from the Concordia Parish Correctional Facility are not believed to be dangerous. Michael Parker and Christopher Jacob Higginbotham are from the Ferrriday/Jonesville area. CPSO SWAT Team, deputies and searching for these escapees. The U. S. Marshalls are headed here to assist in t he search. If you see either of these individuals, please DIAL 911 immediately to report it.



Rumors of a gunman at Ferriday Lower Elementary are FALSE. CPSO SWAT Team, Deputies and Ferriday Police searched the entire school. There is no sign there was ever actually a gunman at the school. All the children and staff are safe.





Notice is hereby given pursuant to Article 7, Section 23(C) of the  Louisiana Constitution and R.S. 47:1705(B) that a public hearing of the Concordia Parish Sheriff’s Office will be held at its the regular meeting place in Room 7 of the Concordia Parish Sheriff’s Office, located at 4001 Carter Street, Vidalia, LA on Monday, July 7, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. to consider levying additional or increased millage rates without further voter approval or adopting the adjusted millage rates after reassessment and rolling forward to rates not to exceed the prior year’s maximum.  The estimated amount of tax revenues to be collected in the next year from the increased millage is $2,699,649.41, and the amount of increase in taxes attributable to the millage increase is $3,926.60.



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