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Grant Parish Louisiana Sheriff Overview

Grant Parish is located in Central Louisiana. It was founded in 1869 and named in honor of US President Ulysses S. Grant. The parish seat is Colfax. The zip codes in Grant Parish are 71432, 71404, 71407, 71454, 71417, 71423, and 71467.

The head law enforcement officer in Grant Parish is Sheriff Steven McCain. Stacey Roberts is the Chief Deputy in the Sheriff’s Office. He supervises the day-to-day operations of the department. The Chief Investigator in the Sheriff’s Office is Bradley Sudduth. He oversees all of the operations of the Criminal Investigations Division which includes three criminal investigators and two narcotic investigators. Chief Jody Bullock serves as the Warden of the jail. You can get in touch with any of the command staff by using the contact details posted below.

Grant Parish Sheriff’s Office:

Address: 205 Cypress Street, Colfax, Louisiana 71417

Phone: 318-627-3261

Fax: 318-627-4114

Inmate Search in Grant Parish Jail

The Grant Parish Detention Facility does not maintain an online roster of inmates currently housed in the jail. If you wish to locate an inmate here, you can contact the Warden, Jody Bullock, at 318-627-3724 or call booking directly at 1-844-804-9367. This facility serves as the parish jail for Grant Parish and for the municipalities of Colfax, Montgomery, Dry Prong, Creola, Georgetown and Pollock. Inmates arrested by the Louisiana State Police, the state Probation and Parole office, Wildlife and Fisheries, and various federal law enforcement agencies can also be housed here.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures:

All inmate visitations at the Grant Parish Detention Facility are conducted by a video monitoring system. Visits must be pre-scheduled with at least a 24-hour notice.  To schedule a visit, please call 318-627-3724. Please note that all visits are subject to be monitored and/or recorded. Cell phones are not allowed inside the facility. Proper attire must be worn.  No low cut shirts or shorts. No profanity will be allowed.

Each monitor is limited to two (2) visitors. No food or drinks will be allowed inside the facility.

The schedule for inmate visitations is as follows:

Parish Inmates – Wednesday and Thursday from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (11:00 excluded for lunch)

DOC Inmates – Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (11:00 excluded for lunch)

To add commissary funds into an inmate’s account, you can go to https://www.commissarydeposit.com/

Working at Grant Parish Jail or Sheriff’s Office:

A Corrections Deputy with the Grant Parish Sheriff’s Office can earn $32,100 annually. POST Certified Deputies are eligible for state supplemental pay, which is $500 per month ($6000.00 per year).

The Grant Parish Sheriff’s Office offers  a comprehensive benefits program including:

  • Employer paid health, vision and life insurance.  Employees have the option of covering their spouse and/or children under the GPSO insurance program at their own expense.
  • Dental insurance coverage is available for employee purchase.
  • Retirement (401k) plan.
  • Free Access to Employee Wellness Center.

The main duty of a corrections deputy is to maintain he custody and security of prison inmates through supervision, observation and monitoring of inmate activities and enforcement of security policies and procedures.

The basic requirements for a Corrections Deputy with the Grant Parish Sheriff’s Office are:

  • At least 18 years old;
  • High school diploma or equivalent;
  • No felony convictions and no convictions of perjury, false statement or moral turpitude charge as an adult.  Other arrests and convictions will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.
  • Valid Louisiana Driver’s License.

To apply for this position, you can download the application form here. You can also drop by the Administrative Office located at  205 Cypress Street, Colfax, La, 71417,  (Monday through Friday, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM).

Sex Offender Search and Lookup:

A sex offender is a person who has been found guilty of a sexually motivated crime such as rape, child pornography, and sex trafficking. According to federal law, all sex offenders need to submit their information to local law enforcement for  filing into the state and national sex offender databases. If you want to know if sex offenders are residing in Grant Parish, you can visit

Please take note that you may get search results showing last known addresses or incomplete addresses of sex offenders. This may be caused by the failure of some offenders in updating their information.

Bail and Bondsman

In Grant Parish, you can be release from jail while your trial is pending if you are able to post bail. Bail is the amount of money that must be “deposited” with the court in exchange for granting a defendant’s release. The money is held in the court’s keeping during the entire trial and will be returned as long as the defendant has met all court obligations. The money is forfeited if he fails to uphold this condition.

If the defendant cannot afford to post the entire bail amount, he can pay 12% to a bondsman instead. In return, the bondsman will post a bond on his behalf. The bondsman’s fee cannot be refunded no matter what the outcome of the case is.

Contact the Grant County Public Defender
Public defender’s provide: counsel upon arrest, representation during criminal investigative proceedings, interviewing witnesses, arrange bail, conduct pretrial discovery, withdraw pleas, suppression of evidence motions, jury selection, opening statements, legal research, and more
Name:Grant Parish Public Defender
Address:352 2nd Street, Colfax, Louisiana, 71417
Phone:318-627-3255
Hours:N/A
Grant Parish County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined90
Avg Daily Population82
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll20
Full time total employees21
Total salaries and wages460000
Other operating expenditures100000
Total construction costs3000000
Equipment, furnishings, etc150000
Year of original construction2005
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable

Address: 485 Richardson Dr. COLFAX LA 71417

Grant Parish Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 20168,379
Number Employed Annual Average, 20167,793
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 2016586
Unemployment Rate, 20167.0
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201543,437
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Grant Parish Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 20144,120
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201521.3
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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