Traffic Department

The Office of the District Attorney prosecutes violations of state traffic laws occurring within Bossier and Webster Parishes. This includes tickets issued by:

  • Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office
  • Webster Parish Sheriff’s Office
  • Louisiana State Police (issued in Bossier or Webster Parish)
  • Various other agencies (for example: Wildlife and Fisheries, DOTD, etc.)
  • Tickets issued by the Bossier City Police Department are handled in Bossier City Court. If you have questions regarding your ticket, please contact Bossier City Court Criminal/Traffic Department Office at (318) 741-8582.
  • Tickets issued by the Minden City Police Department are handled in Minden City Court. If you have questions regarding your ticket, please contact Minden City Court Office at (318) 377-4308.

How to Read Your Ticket

Listed below are examples of tickets issued by Louisiana State Police and the Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office. Any ticket issued by one of these agencies will be handled by the Office of the District Attorney.

Click the links below to see details about your ticket:

Payment Information

Not all traffic tickets are payable. Some traffic offenses require a mandatory court appearance. Examples of such offenses include Driving under Suspension, Reckless Operation, Careless Operation, Failure to Stop for a School Bus, and any offense where an accident was involved.

For more information regarding your ticket, including the fine amount please contact:

Bossier Parish Tickets

Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office

Fines and Bonds Department

Phone (318) 965-3425

Webster Parish Tickets

Webster Parish Sheriff’s Office

Fine Department

Phone: (318) 377-1020

Payment in full is required on or before the due date. Payment can be made either in person or by mail. Money Orders, Cash, or Cashier Check are acceptable forms of payment. No personal checks will be accepted.

Payment Locations

By Mail:

Bossier Parish

Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office

Fines and Bonds Department

P.O. Box 850

Benton, LA  71006

Webster Parish

Webster Parish Sheriff’s Office

Fine Department, Attn. Raven

P.O. Box 877

Minden, LA  71058

If paying by mail, please include a copy of your ticket and write the ticket number on your check or money order.

In Person:

Bossier Parish Courthouse

204 Burt Blvd., 1st Floor

Benton, LA  71006

Webster Parish Courthouse

410 Main Street, 1st Floor

Minden, LA  71055

Viking Substation

2510 Viking Drive

Bossier City, LA  71111

Teague Substation

3135 Arthur Ray Teague

Bossier City, LA  71111

To expedite payment of your ticket and reduce waiting time, please bring a copy of the ticket you are paying with you.

If you wish to enroll in the Traffic Pretrial Diversion program DO NOT PAY YOUR TICKET until instructed to do so by the Traffic Pretrial Division Coordinator. If you pay your ticket prior to enrolling in the program, you are no longer eligible to participate in the program. To submit a request to enroll in the Pretrial Traffic Diversion Program, please visit the Traffic Pretrial Diversion page here for more information.