Sheriff John S. "Sam" Craft




Business Phone: 337.238.1311

Business Fax: 337.238.4987

Business Address: P.O. Box 649, Leesville, LA 71496

Street Address: 1203 South Fourth Street, Leesville, LA 71446

E-mail Address: [email protected]

Number Of Regular Deputy Sheriffs: 120

Number Of Part Time Deputy Sheriffs: 15

Administrative Assistant: Angela West

Chief Deputy: Calvin Turner

Chief of Detectives: Rhonda Jordan

Personnel Services: Cheryl Borders

Public Information Officer: Sheriff Sam Craft

Parish Prison Warden: Brad Conn                    

Personal Information

Year Assumed Office: 2000

Spouse: Leah Craft

Education: Northwestern State University

Political Party: Republican

Law Enforcement Training: Louisiana Sheriffs’ Institute, Louisiana State Police Training Academy, National Guard Counter-Drug Task Force 

Professional And Civic Affiliations: Louisiana Sheriffs' Association; National Sheriffs' Association; Anacoco Youth Association; Vernon Parish Chamber of Commerce; Vernon Parish Youth Association; Anancoco First Baptist Church; Vernon Parish Cattleman's Association