In order to help prevent the spread of coronavirus in Terrebonne Parish, a Parish-wide curfew has been jointly implemented by Terrebonne Parish President Gordon Dove, Terrebonne Parish Sheriff Jerry Larpenter, and Houma Police Chief Dana Coleman, beginning April 1, 2020, from 10PM till 5AM and will remain in effect daily until further notice.
Join HPD and TPSO for National Night Out Against Crime Tuesday, Oct. 1
Monday September 30, 2019 10:55 am - 493 Views - Posted By Houma Police Department
The Houma Police Department (HPD) and The Terrebonne Parish Sheriff’s Office (TPSO) present National Night Out Against Crime on Tuesday, October 1, 2019,for Terrebonne Parish residents.
National Night Out was originally started in 1984 in the suburbs of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania by Matt Peskin. The event is a nationally-celebrated community event that encourages police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie while promoting neighborhood safety. Many neighborhoods participate by hosting block parties, BBQs, and festivals with safety demonstrations, seminars, youth events, visits from emergency personnel, and more.
The participating Neighborhood Watch groups for Terrebonne Parish are as listed (times vary by location):
Blue Cliff College
Bonne Terre Village/Barataria Station
Mechanicville Recreation Center
To view all locations and times, see the attached flyer.
Go to the National Night Out website to read more on the history and learn how your neighborhood can become a part of National Night Out.
To get in touch with your local representatives, contact Lt. Sidera Adams from HPD at 985-873-6371 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org for inside city limits or Col. Terry Daigre from TPSO at 985-876-2500 or email at email@example.com for outside of city limits.