Sheriff Gerald A. Turlich Jr.



Business Phone: 504.934.6776

Business Fax: 504.433.2656

Business Address: 8022 Highway 23, Belle Chasse, LA 70037

Prison Fax: 504.684.3448

Prison Phone: 504.934.7600

Street Address: 16801 Highway 15, Davant, LA 70040

Email Address: [email protected]

Number of Regular Deputy Sheriffs: 264

Number of Part Time Deputy Sheriffs: 33

Sheriff's Executive Assistant: Judy Buras - Email: [email protected]

Chief Criminal Deputy: Michael Lafrance

Chief Civil Deputy and Tax Collector: Monica Nicosia

Parish Detention Warden: Denise Narcisse

Deputy Chief of Operations: Lon Boudreaux 

Personal Information

Year Assumed Office: 2016

Spouse: Poppi C. Turlich

Education:Delgado Community College

Political Party: Republican

Law Enforcement Training: Louisiana State University Basic Training Academy, Louisiana Sheriffs' Institute

Professional and Civic Affiliations: Local Emergency Planning Committee; Development of Plaquemines Parish Hazardous Mitigation Plan; Vulnerability Assessment Committee; All Hazard Emergency Operations Plan; Plaquemines Parish Security Plan; Plaquemines Parish Children Youth and Planning Board; YMCA in Partnership with Plaquemines Parish; United Way of Plaquemines Parish