OFFICE OF HOMELAND
568 Northeast Court Circle
Crowley, Louisiana 70526
Post Office Box A
Crowley, Louisiana 70527-6001
Office Hours: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday
Central point for
emergency planning within the Parish.
participates in a myriad of emergency drills.
Maintain and operate
the Emergency Operations Center for use by officials during
Works closely with
local emergency organizations including the Local Emergency Planning
Committee (LEPC), the Southwest Louisiana Hurricane Task Force,
Louisiana Office of Homeland
Security and Emergency
Preparedness, the American Red
Cross, and the Federal Emergency
Management Agency (FEMA).
OEM is the central
coordinating agency for all outside assistance in emergency
situations [e.g. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the
National Response Commission (NRC)].
in modern emergency management techniques, practices, and
Public awareness of
hazards through promotional campaigns, publications and speaking
management, junk, grass cutting, and condemnation ordinances.
compliance with regard to health and safety, junk vehicles, junk
items, garbage and trash, and condemnation of unsafe structures in
plans, ordinances, and conduct investigations as requested by the
Police Jury and concerned citizens.
for unincorporated areas.
State, and Local Grant Programs.
of all Parish bridges following federal and state mandated National
Bridge Inspection Standards.
Click on the picture
below for more information about these subjects.
Tornadoes Shelter in Place