Sheriff Jason G. Ard



Business Phone: 225.435.1324

Business Fax: 225.686.7085

Business Address: 20300 Government Blvd, P.O. Box 850, Livingston, LA 70754

Detention Center Fax: 225.686.7860

Detention Center Phone: 225.435.1541

Detention Center Address: 28445 Charlie Watts Road, Livingston, LA 70754

Email Address: [email protected]

Number of Regular Deputy Sheriffs: 319 

Sheriff's Administrative Assistant:  Ramona Bitter

Chief Criminal Deputy: Ronald J. Morse

Chief of Operations: Brian P. Smith

Chief Financial Officer: Jamie Felder

Chief of Investigations: Maj. Ben Bourgeois

Uniform Operations: Lt. Col. Alden Thomasson, Maj. Mike Erwin, Captain Chad McGovern

Detention Center Warden Maj. Ben Ballard

Training Division: Capt. Hayden Brown

Communications: Capt. Jack Varnado

Public Information Officer: Lori Steele 

Personal Information

Year Assumed Office: 2012

Spouse: Erica Stogner Ard

Education: High School Graduate

Political Party: Republican

Law Enforcement Training: FBI National Academy, P.O.S.T. Academy, P.O.S.T. Firearms and Corrections Instructor; LEEDS

Professional and Civic Affiliations: Chairman - Livingston Parish 911 District; National Sheriffs' Association; Louisiana Sheriffs' Association; FBINA; Hurd Murrill Masonic Lodge #454; Livingston Parish Chamber of Commerce