Nick Fontenot

Investigations Commander  |  Email


Fontenot has worked for the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office over 20 years. He has spent the majority of his career in the Enforcement division, where he worked his way up through the ranks and was promoted to lieutenant. Fontenot has also worked as a captain in Corrections and Safe School.

 

Throughout his law enforcement career, he has attended many law enforcement related schools and seminars, specializing in leadership and defensive tactics. He is a graduate of the Calcasieu Parish Regional Law Enforcement Academy with numerous hours of post certification training.


Investigations Division


  • Investigates any and all criminal matters
  • Interacts with and supports all other divisions within the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office
  • Communicates and cooperates with prosecutors to provide evidence for criminal prosecutions
  • Establishes an open, honest, and informative dialogue with victims and survivors of crime
  • Detectives are available on a 24 hour a day / 7 days a week call-out schedule
  • Cooperates and assists other agencies as needed in matters of mutual concern

CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION DIVISION

The Criminal Investigation Division is divided

into investigative sections:

Captain Beth McGee and Captain Rusty Broussard

 

 



Property Crimes

Lt. Kerrick Gabrial

Supervisor

 

These include crimes which involve destruction, misappropriation, and unauthorized use of property

 

Crimes Against Persons

Lt. Casey LaFargue

Supervisor

 

These include crimes involving felony assault, and homicide.

 

Sex Crimes Division

Lt. Jason Alexander

Supervisor

 

This section investigates offenses involving adult sexual assault and physical and sexual exploitation of children.

Juvenile/Domestic
Violence Crimes

Lt. Ed Borda

Supervisor

 

These include crimes involving juveniles and domestic abuse. 

 

Case Management & Financial Crimes

Lt. James Leubner

Supervisor