Calcasieu Parish –
Due to the likely possibility of inclement weather and flooding, the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office has taken necessary actions in preparation for the weather including staging high water vehicles and boats on both sides of the parish. “We are prepared to handle any flood related calls we receive,” stated Sheriff Tony Mancuso. “We are urging all residents to be vigilant and keep an eye on the weather situation. We are also urging residents to stay off the roads during periods of heavy rainfall.”
If anyone finds themselves in an emergency or trapped in their home and needs help evacuating or has any other weather-related issues please call the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office at (337) 491-3795 or 911.