Wisner, Louisiana Jail and Mugshot Information

Wisner, Louisiana has a population of 964. The mayor as of 2018 is Allyn Luckett. The town can be found in Franklin Parish. Wisner was founded by Edward Wisner, a native of Athens, Michigan, whose family came from Switzerland and originally settled in Orange County, New York, in the early 1700s.
The crime index of Wisner, as reported by a 2009 statistic, was 172.7. There has been 17 registered sex offenders living in the city, with the residents-sex offender ratio at 53 to 1.

Wisner, Louisiana Police Station Information

Facts about crime in Wisner, Louisiana:

  • The overall crime rate in Wisner is 108% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 16.2 daily crimes that occur in Wisner.
  • Wisner is safer than 4% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Wisner you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Wisner has decreased by 2%.

Wisner Police Department Address:

Jacob W. Jones, Chief of Police
9541 Natchez St,
Wisner, LA 71378
The Franklin Parish Detention Center houses inmates arrested in Franklin Parish as well as Louisiana Department of Correction inmates and some other Parish inmates. If you have a question regarding if an inmate has been booked in or arrested at the Franklin Parish Detention Center contact us at (318) 435-8229.
Inmates housed at the Franklin Parish Detention Center are able to purchase items through the Franklin Parish Detention Center Commissary. Funds can be placed on Inmate Accounts in person at the Franklin Parish Detention Center or online at https://inmatefinancial.com.
The Franklin Parish Sheriff’s Office also operates a Transitional Work Program for eligible inmates through the Detention Center which provides opportunities and provides Trustee Workers for various community programs.

Chad Lee, Warden
Franklin Parish Detention Center
388 Natures Acres Road
Winnsboro, LA 71295
Telephone: (318)435-8229
Wisner, Louisiana Jail:

Franklin Parish Sheriff Detentions

County Sheriff, Warrant, Most Wanted Information in Wisner, Louisiana

Kevin W. Cobb, Sheriff
Franklin Parish Sheriff’s Office
6556 Main Street
Winnsboro, LA 71295
Phone: (318) 435-4505
Email: info@franklinsheriff.net

Criminal Division

The Franklin Parish Sheriff’s Office Criminal Division encompasses the patrol, dispatch, narcotics, and investigations divisions. Below are links with additional information regarding each division.

Communications

The Communication Division is located within the Franklin Parish Sheriff’s Office at 6556 Main Street, in Winnsboro.
This division is responsible for processing all emergency and non-emergency requests for service received by the Franklin Parish Sheriff’s Office. The division operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and has six full-time positions.

When they receive your call you will be asked to provide your name, the phone number you are calling from, the address you need a deputy dispatched to and a brief description of what the problem is that you are reporting. Depending on the severity of your call, you may be asked to stay on the line and provide additional information while the Patrol Deputies are responding.

Patrol

The Franklin Parish Sheriff’s Office Patrol Division is responsible for providing front line law enforcement services to the citizens of Franklin Parish. Patrol Deputies are primarily responsible for the unincorporated areas of Franklin Parish’s 635 square miles, but have authority anywhere in the parish. Patrol Deputies are first responders to most calls for service. Highly trained and able to handle most any situation, deputies respond to everything from loose livestock to traffic crashes to homicides.
The Patrol Division Supervisor and staff are headquartered at the Sheriff’s Office at 6556 Main Street. In addition to our Winnsboro location, the Sheriff’s Office also has a local Sheriff’s Substation located at 5257 Highway 17 in the Crowville Community.

Investigation

The Mission of the Franklin Parish Sheriff’s Office Investigation Division is to effectively, ethically and professionally investigate criminal complaints and to focus on excellence in the preparation of those cases referred to the District Attorney for prosecution. The Investigation Division has numerous duties and responsibilities, including Investigation of Serious Crimes, Crimes against Senior Citizens, and Crimes against Children. The Investigators follow up reports taken by the Patrol Deputies and handle complaints from the public. For the most part these investigations are for felony crimes. This is everything from Thefts to Homicide. The Investigators also participate in the execution of Search Warrants and assist the Narcotics Agents whenever the Narcotics Unit request additional help on a case. Investigators also process crime scenes ranging from residential burglaries to homicides. When responding to a crime scene the investigators conduct a crime scene investigation, photograph and collect all evidence. Evidence is packaged and preserved. If requiring analysis, it is submitted to an appropriate laboratory facility. All Investigators attend training classes to keep up with changing laws, investigative techniques, forensic science development and many other topics. They also work closely with other investigators in and surrounding Parishes, and the District Attorney’s Office.

Civil Division

The Civil Division serves and executes civil processes and other orders as directed by the courts in accordance with Louisiana Revised Statutes as well as assisting other departments and officers within the Sheriff’s Office when called upon. These documents, as ordered by the court, include but are not limited to, citations and petitions, subpoenas, criminal summons, etc. These documents are served by Patrol Deputies.

Tax Information

The Franklin Parish Sheriff’s Office is responsible for the collection of property taxes for the taxing bodies located in the Parish of Franklin.

Fines

The Franklin Parish Sheriff’s Office collects traffic tickets and fines for citations issued by the Louisiana State Police issued in Franklin Parish and for citations issued by Franklin Parish Sheriff’s Deputies. Fines may be paid by one of the following options:

Franklin Parish Sheriff’s Office:
8:00AM-4:30PM
6556 Main Street
Winnsboro, LA 71295
Cash, Money Order, or Check
By Mail:
Franklin Parish Sheriff’s Office
Attn: Fines and Bonds
6556 Main Street
Winnsboro, LA 71295

In the event that you elect to mail your payment please pay special attention to your court date to ensure that you have allow time for your payment to arrive prior to the that date. For questions please contact (318) 435-9735.

Records

Criminal Records

All criminal offense records are generally considered privileged and do not become public record until adjudicated. In certain instances, records falling into the following categories, specified by La. R. S. 44.1 and 44.3, continue to be privileged because of the very nature of the information contained therein after adjudication and shall not be released except in response to a lawful court order:

    Investigative reports

    Supplemental reports (aside from property information)

    Statements

    Reports revealing the identity of undercover officers or any reports that would tend to identify undercover officers

    Reports identifying juvenile criminal or status offenders

    Reports identifying in any way victims of sexual offenses

    Reports detailing investigative techniques

    Reports detailing security procedures

    Reports containing training information

    Reports detailing investigative technical equipment or instructions on the use thereof

    Reports identifying confidential sources

Criminal Records Checks

Frequently, the Sheriff’s Office receives requests for criminal records checks. Individuals requesting records checks upon themselves may do so in person with photo identification or may submit a written request containing the name (first middle and last), date of birth, social security number, copy of photo identification, and reason for inquiry to Franklin Parish Sheriff’s Office, Attn: Records Division, 6556 Main Street, Winnsboro, LA 71295.

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