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Lafayette Sheriff's Office reinstates COVID protocols

Posted at 2:58 PM, Aug 03, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-03 16:04:08-04

The Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office has announced Tuesday that they are reinstating their COVID-19 protocols.

They say in consideration of the Governor’s reinstatement of a statewide mask mandate they are making temporary changes for their staff, the public and their facilities.

Effective Wednesday, August 3, 2021, the following activities and/or facility operations have been temporarily modified:

  • All Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office facilities, with the exception of our Tax and Civil Departments located at 1010 Lafayette St., are currently CLOSED to the public. This includes the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center.
  • Court hearings are being conducted via video conference.
  • Video visitation with offenders at the Clifton Chenier Center is currently CLOSED to the public; however, remote video visitation is still available.
  • Religious services for offenders are being offered via video conference.
  • Fingerprinting and records services will be conducted on a limited case-by-case basis, by appointment only. Please call (337) 236-5845 to inquire about scheduling an appointment.

Please call (337) 232-9211 for any questions related to services provided by the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office and the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center.

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