Richard Williams

Major Richard Williams
Civil Process Executive Officer
Phone: (337) 948-6844

Search and Rescue

St.. Landry Parish consists of a total of 939 sq. miles, 929 sq miles by land, and 10 sq. miles by water. With the Atchafalaya River and numerous other water ways running through
the parish and the parish being mostly rural, the rescue team is kept active either in the water or in the woods conducting rescue missions. The Search and Rescue team was activated to
assist in the recovery of a truck that had been driven into the Teche Bayou near Highway 190.The Search and Rescue team consists of four certified divers, three boat operators, five water vessels, and six off road vehicles.

Search and rescue boat images
Search and rescue -car in water
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Lt. Cheyne Platt
Dive Team Leader
Det. Ricky Leger. Jr.
Dive Team Member
Dy. Ricky Charles
Vessel Captain
Dy Brandon Garcia
Dive Team Member
Dy. Glen Higdon
Vessel Captain
Dy. Collins Lanclos
Vessel Captain
Dy. Clint Savoie
Dive Team Member