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Welcome to the Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office News and Recognition page. This section will be used to inform the public about Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office activities and awards as well as provide information about various public safety issues.
Sheriff's K-9 Team wins First Place in National Competition
Friday, October 21, 2011
The Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Canine Team participated in the 2011 National Police Canine Association Seminar from October 8th through the 14th in Beaumont, Texas. The first five days consisted of training in various areas such as Zodiac boat deployments, Dutch training methods, minimal narcotic odor training, tactical canine training, and other methods. The training was offered by 18 instructors from 10 different agencies.