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• How to start a neighborhood watch?
You can contact the Crime Prevention Office at 504-934-6880.

• How to pay a traffic ticket or pay a fine online?
Traffic tickets and fines can be paid online by credit card by going to this web link

• How to submit a Crime Tip
The Sheriff's Office uses New Orleans Crimestoppers tip line at 1-877-903-STOP (7867) or 504-822-1111. You can also text your crime tip to 274634 with the text of TELLCS and your crime tip. You can also submit online at or add their app to your I-Phone or Android phone.

• How do I open a new business?

The Sheriff's Office provides the necessary forms to start a new business in Plaquemines Parish. Click on the form that is needed:

Occupational License Tax Application Fillable

Occupational License Tax Application Schedule A Fillable

Crime Stoppers 1-877-903-7867 or 504-822-1111
Crime Stoppers 1-877-903-7867

Crime Stoppers