Welcome to the
DeSoto Parish Sheriff's Office

205 Franklin St Mansfield, LA 71052

You can reach us at 318-872-3956

 

Crimestopper Hotline
1-800-505-STOP

 


Our Mission

 

Our mission, together with the communities of DeSoto Parish, is to make our parish a place where all people can live, work and visit safely without fear.

 

 

Latest News

  • Hunter Education Courses

    July 21, 2014

    We have been receiving numerous calls requesting information about Louisiana Hunter Education Classes. We would like to remind the public that the hunter education classes are handled by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries and they handle all scheduling of classes. DeSoto Parish will be having a hunter education class shortly, but dates are currently tentative. We will post again at a later date once the scheduling has been completed. To view upcoming classes,... more »
  • Auxiliary Program

    June 27, 2014

    Press Release June 27, 2014 Sheriff Rodney Arbuckle DeSoto Parish Sheriff's Office Auxiliary Division Sheriff Rodney Arbuckle would like to introduce the newest members of our Auxiliary. These Auxiliary deputies will be working directly with the DeSoto Council on Aging and begin providing services to visit and check on the elderly living in DeSoto Parish. If you have an elderly family member and are interested in signing them up for this program,... more »
  • Fatal Fall

    June 24, 2014

    Press Release June 24, 2014 Sheriff Rodney Arbuckle DeSoto Parish Sheriff's Office On June 20, 2014, at about 1:03 pm, DeSoto Parish Sheriff's Office was dispatched to the 16600 block of Highway 171 in Converse, LA to assist DeSoto EMS personnel. Dispatch was advised that a male subject had fallen from a tree that was being cut down. The subject was flown by LifeAir to University Health in Shreveport, LA. The male... more »
  • Womens Self Defense and Introduction to Handguns

    June 17, 2014

    NOTICE: As of 3:10 p.m. today, June 17, 2014, this class has been filled. Thank you to all who contacted us in reference to it. Any future classes will be posted here as well as our Facebook page. Sheriff Rodney Arbuckle is proud to be presenting a Women's Self Defense and Introduction to Handguns class on Saturday, July 12, 2014 at the DeSoto Parish Sheriff's Office Training Facility. The class will be limited... more »
  • Carnal Knowledge of a Juvenile Arrest

    June 9, 2014

    Press Release June 9, 2014 Sheriff Rodney Arbuckle DeSoto Parish Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division On June 5, 2014, at about 10:15 a.m., detectives with the DeSoto Parish Sheriff’s Office received a complaint in reference to a juvenile having sexual intercourse with an 18 year old male from the 200 block of Wright Road in Stonewall, LA. Detectives followed up on the complaint and located the male subject in the 4800 block... more »
  • Forcible Rape Arrest

    June 6, 2014

    June 6, 2014 DeSoto Parish Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigations Unit / Arrest Forcible Rape Chief Criminal Deputy Horace Womack The DeSoto Parish Criminal Investigation Unit, in a follow up investigation of a reported physical assault and rape that occurred in South Mansfield, Louisiana, made an arrest for forcible rape. Deputies responded to an initial complaint by a victim on June 6, 2014 at about 2:00 AM. The victim was transported to a local medical facility... more »
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Sheriff 

Sheriff Rodney Arbuckle

As your Sheriff, it is my privilege to serve the citizens of DeSoto Parish. I would like to thank you for your trust and confidence. As promised from the beginning of my very first term, I will continue to have an open door, be a working Sheriff and respect all people that seek assistance from this office. Our mission, together with the communities of DeSoto Parish, is to make our parish a place where all people can live, work and visit safely without fear. If you have any questions about your sheriff’s office, please feel free to contact me or any member of my staff.