The Corrections Division is overseen by the Deputy Chief Orbon Tinson, who is responsible for the everyday operations and control of the correctional facilities. Deputy Chief Tinson has been with the Sheriff's Office since 1986. Warden Denise Narcisse manages the 800+ bed Correctional Center in Davant, La.
The Sheriff's Office main prison is a new 800+ bed facility located in Davant, La. and opened on Feb. 11, 2015. It is was built over 18ft in the air and is inside the federal hurricane protection levee system for this area of the parish.
Trustees are housed at the Correctional Center, where they are assigned to Inmate Labor Crews who work with Non-Profit Organizations throughout Plaquemines Parish.
Plaquemines Parish Sheriff's Office Detention Center is located at:
16801 Hwy 15, Davant, LA. 70046
504-934-7637 or 7635 Intake and Booking Desk
504-934-7602 or 7603 Main Control Room
504-278-7578 Fax Main Control
504-684-3448 Fax Admin Offices
If no answer at the above numbers, please call 504-682-4668 for assistance.
To send mail to an inmate, see below:
Plaquemines Parish Detention Center
INMATES Name / Inmate PPSO number / Dorm
P.O. Box 67
Pointe-a-la-hache, La 70082
- No contraband
- No tape on envelopes
- No binder paper protectors
- No stamps
- No blank pages
- No cash / No personal checks
- No hard books
- No stickers on envelopes or letters or cards
- No cards that contain electronics / pop up cards / music
- Only standard size cards are allowed
- No items purchased outside of facility for the inmate
- No staples on letters or envelopes
Inmate Visitation Information
All persons requesting to visit an inmate must fill out the Inmate Visitation Application and mail it back to the Correctional Center at the address on the form. Click here to download the form.
All visitors must arrive 15 minutes prior to visitation or they will not be allowed to enter the facility.
There will be NO visitation on tomorrow November 7, 2018 due to a movie shoot.
During the Thanksgiving Holiday visitation will resume normal schedule.
December 25 and 26 there will be NO visitation due to the Christmas Holiday.