Jurisdiction:

The boundaries of the 7th Ward include:

Northern boundary: Wardline Road/ University Drive

Southern boundary: Tangipahoa Parish line including Manchac

Eastern boundary: Tangipahoa River

Western boundary:  Livingston Parish Line

 

The Marshal’s Office jurisdiction includes the City of Hammond, Ponchatoula and Manchac.  It also includes all incorporated areas of the City of Hammond north of Wardline Road/University Avenue. 

 

 

Court Orders Served:

 

Civil

            *lawsuits  that do not exceed $30,000

            *Evictions

            *Garnishments

            *Seizure & Sales

            *Attachments/Warrants

 

Small Claims

                        *lawsuits that do not exceed $3,000

                        *Attachments/Warrants

                       

 

Juvenile

                        *Subpoenas, Summons for all Juvenile Cases

                        *Truancy Papers

                        *Juvenile Attachments/Warrants

Criminal

                        *Subpoenas

                        *Misdemeanor Warrants

                        *Traffic Warrants

                        *Contempt of Court Attachments

 

Security:

           

            Provide courtroom security by running the magnetometer at the entrance of the building as well as the security in the courtroom.

 

 

Staff Directory

 

Marshal

Gordon Anderson

 

Chief Deputy

Henry Jackson 985-542-3449

 

Assistant Chief Deputy

Brent “Sonny” Thompson, Jr.  985-542-3449

 

Deputy Marshals

Robert Baham 985-542-3446

Ernest Hutcheson

Steve Amos

Clarence Cloy

Stoney O’Neill

 

Juvenile Deputy

Beverly Booker 985-542-3446

 

 

Accounting

Marlene Hinshaw 985-542-3448

 

Receptionist/Daily Workload Operations

Judy Ferrara 985-542-3445

 

Garnishments

Chevelle Williams 985-542-3447

 

Magnetometer/Security Personnel

Clarence Cloy

 

 

 

 

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COURT ROOM RULES

 

NO CELL PHONES OR ANY ELECTRONIC DEVICES  ARE ALLOWED ON THE SECOND FLOOR WHEN COURT  IS  IN SESSION.

 

PROPER ATTIRE REQUIRED