Morganza, Louisiana Jail and Mugshot Information

Morganza is an incorporated village near the Mississippi River in Point Coupee Parish. The parish seat of Pointe Coupee Parish is New Roads. The population at the 2016 estimated census was 591. Morganza is part of the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Statistical Area. The Morganza Spillway, a flood control structure lies between the Mississippi River and the Atchafalaya Basin is located near the village.
Morganza is named for the Morganza Plantation the antebellum holding of Charles Morgan, a political figure and the first American Sheriff of Pointe Coupee Parish.
Located at a sharp end of the Mississippi River, Morganza has been flooded by the river many times. The Morganza Spillway, a major food diversion project by the US Army Corps of Engineers is located north of the town. High water of the Mississippi is channeled between guide levees north and west of the town. The floodgates have only been used twice – once in 1973 and once in 2011.
The movie, Easy Rider, was filmed in Morganza.

Village of Morganza
Salvador Tuminello, Mayor
112 South LA 3050
PO Box 66
Morganza, LA 70759
Phone: 225-694-3655
Fax: 225-694-2477
morganzatownof@bellsouth.net

Morganza Village Website
Morganza Village Facebook

The livability index in Morganza, LA is 58. Amenities rates an F, cost of living is a B+, crime is an F, education is an F, employment is n F, housing rates a B-, and the weather is a B-.
The overall crime rate in Morganza is 78% higher than the national average. For every 100,000 people there are 13.82 daily crimes in Morganza. You have a 1 in 0 chance of becoming of victim of nay crime in Morganza.

Morganza, Louisiana Police Department Information

There are 2 full-time officers and 5 part time officers in the department. The police department serves a population of 700.
Morganza, LA PD
Mark Ramagos, Chief of Police
112 LA Highway 3050
Morganza, LA 70759
Phone: 225-694-3655
Fax: 225-694-2472

Morganza, Louisiana Records Requests

For village records on births, deaths, marriages or divorces or property information, contact,
Village of Morganza
Elizabeth Dalton, Clerk
112 South LA 3050
PO Box 66
Morganza, LA 70759
Phone: 225-694-3655
Fax: 225-694-2477
morganzatownof@bellsouth.net

Police records including arrests, traffic citations, warrants can be obtained at:

Morganza, LA PD
Mark Ramagos, Chief of Police
112 LA Highway 3050
Morganza, LA 70759
Phone: 225-694-3655
Fax: 225-694-2472

Morganza, Louisiana Pointe Coupee Parish Sheriff’s Office

​Our services will meet or exceed the professional standards established for nationally accredited law enforcement agencies and will be delivered with humility, respect for human dignity, and without prejudice or favor. It is the mission of the Pointe Coupee Parish Sheriff’s Office to provide the highest level of protection and service to the citizens of Pointe Coupee Parish through dedication, professionalism and cooperation with the community.

Divisions include Administration, Civil, Criminal (1919 Hospital Road), Investigations, Operations, Communication, Warrant, Civil and Tax, Patrol 225694-3737), K9, SWAT, and Search and Rescue.

The Sheriff’s Office employs over 100 full-time deputies as well as several part-time deputies. The SO has responsibility for a population of approximately 22,763.

Livonia LA Sheriff’s Office
Beauregard (Bud) Torres III, Sheriff
PO Box 248
215 East Main Street
New Roads, LA 70760
Phone: 225-638-5400
Fax: 225-638-5420

Pointe Coupee Parish Website

Pointe Coupee Parish Detention Center
Steen Juge, Captain, Warden
Phone: 225-638-5407

The detention center houses 150 offenders for misdemeanors and felonies. There may be 10 female inmates in the jail. Education classes are offered as well as religious services on Sundays.
For visiting hours and other rules, call 225-5407

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