Sheriff Stephen W Prator


Business Phone: 318.681.0611

Business Fax: 318.681.0888

Business Address: 501 Texas Street, Room 101, Shreveport, LA 71101

Prison Fax: 318.677.5297

Prison Phone: 318.677.5254

Street Address: 1101 Forum Drive, Shreveport, LA 71107

E-mail Address: [email protected]

Number Of Regular Deputy Sheriffs: 681

Number Of Part Time Deputy Sheriffs: 99

Number Of Reserve Deputy Sheriffs: 54

Number Of Auxiliary Deputy Sheriffs: 150

Chief Criminal Deputy: Jay Long

Sheriff’s Administrative Assistant: Ada Nelson

Chief Administrative Officer: Jobie Moore

Chief Civil Deputy: Gary Parker

Chief Deputy Tax Collector: Gary Parker

Parish Prison Warden: Rick Farris

Personnel Services: Jobie Moore

Training Services: Steven Joe

Public Information Officer: Cindy Chadwick

Personal Information

Year Assumed Office: 2000

Spouse: Carolyn Prator

Education: Louisiana State University, Bachelor’s Degree

Political Party: Republican

Law Enforcement Training: FBI National Institute; Louisiana State University Basic Training Academy and Louisiana Sheriffs’ Institute

Professional And Civic Affiliations: Professional and Civic Affiliations: Director of the Caddo Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness, Chairman of the Louisiana Peace Officer Standards and Training (P.O.S.T.) Council, Louisiana Sheriffs' Association, N.W. Law Enforcement Planning Agency Board President, Louisiana Commission on Law Enforcement and Administration of Criminal Justice, Livestock Brand Commission, Sheriff's Executive Management Institute, National Sheriff's Association, International Association Chiefs of Police, FBI-NEI Alumni Association, Police Executive Research Forum, Northern District Coordinator for LSA Emergency Task Force. Board of Directors for the Boy Scouts of America, LSU-S Alumni Board, LSU-S Foundation Board, Louisiana State Fair Board, Volunteers for Youth Justice Board and Caddo Council on Aging Board, Caddo Soil and Water Conservation District Supervisor