State of Louisiana
Department of Public Safety & Corrections
The Department of Public Safety’s mission is to protect human life and property in Louisiana. The department includes the Louisiana State Police, Office of Motor Vehicles, Office of State Fire Marshal and Highway Safety Commission.
The Governor’s Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness’ mission is to help Louisiana residents prepare for, respond to and recover from all emergencies and disasters. Visit the office’s website for disaster preparedness tips and resources.
Caddo-Bossier Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness
The Caddo-Bossier Office of Homeland Security prepares for and responds to natural disasters and events (tornadoes, floods, droughts and fires) and other emergencies (hazardous material spills, explosions, train derailments, air crashes and terrorist incidents). The office coordinates emergency services as well as local, state and federal plans, programs, warnings, communications and public information in case of a disaster. Visit the office’s website for information on local hazards and preparation.