WINN PARISH

Sheriff Cranford Jordan

Administration

Business Fax: 318.628.7969

Business Phone: 318.628.4611

Business Address: P. O. Box 950, Winnfield, LA 71483

Prison Fax: 318.628.7969

Prison Phone: 318.628.4610

Street Address: 119 West Main, Courthouse Room 106, Winnfield, LA 71483

Number Of Regular Deputy Sheriffs: 16

Number Of Part Time Deputy Sheriffs: 12

Chief Criminal Deputy: L. Wayne Smith

Public Information Officer: Cranford Jordan

Parish Prison Warden: Paul Hannegan

DARE Officer: Anna Jones


Personal Information

Year Assumed Office: 2012

Spouse: Dianne G. Jordan

Education: 1970 Winnfield Senior High School; 1974 LA Tech University, B.S. Business Administration / Personnel Management; 1978 Northwestern, A.D. General Studies - Criminal Justice; 1982 Northeast Louisiana, M.S. Criminal Justice.

Political Party: No Party

Law Enforcement Training: 1974 POST Certified Police Officer, LSU; 2002 Haz Mat Operations, LSU ; 2004 Haz Mat Awareness, LSU; 2005 Certified Fire Fighter I, LSU; 2005 Certified Fire Service Instructor I, LSU; 2012 Louisiana Sheriff's Institute

Credentials: 1974 Graduated #1 in LSU Basic Law Enforcement Academy, 39th Session; 1974 Young Law Enforcement Officer of The Year in Winn Parish; 2001 Lifetime Member of International Association of Chief's of Police

Professional and Civic Affiliations: First Baptist Church of Winnfield; Chairman - Winn Parish Communications District; Chairman - Winn Parish Local Emergency Planning Committee; Winn Parish Fire District #3; Louisiana Fire Chiefs Association; Louisiana Sheriff's Association