LIVINGSTON PARISH, La (BRPROUD)- The Livingston Parish Sheriffs Office (LPSO) has receive a grant from the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission that will contribute to funding the overtime pay for deputies who are putting more time into traffic safety enforcement outside of their normal working shifts.

This years grant focuses on LPSO deputes traffic enforcement duties including;

  • Enforcement of the state’s seatbelt laws
  • Monitoring impaired driving
  • Speed Enforcement
  • Distracted Driving includes texting, social media use

“Residents are urged to drive carefully and comply with all Louisiana traffic regulations. The goal is to protect residents and their families,” said Sheriff Jason Ard.