Chitimacha Tribe Department & Services

Chitimacha Tribal Police


MISSION STATEMENT: The Chitimacha Tribal Police Department is committed to keeping the Community safe. We are focused on preventing crime and serving our community professionally, compassionately and respectfully.

VISION STATEMENT: The Chitimacha Tribal Police Department; trusted, respected, dependable and professional. Provide support and services to all in need and ensure that our citizens live in a safe and secure environment.

VALUES:    Courage

Doing the Right Thing - ALWAYS

Honoring Commitments

Leading by Example

Listening to Understand

The Chitimacha Tribal Police Department is a Community Oriented Department providing Law Enforcement services 24/7 with 13 full time POST Certified Officers. The Department also has a Dispatch Center that is staffed 24/7. All Tribal Police Officers are commissioned through the Chitimacha Tribal Police Department and the St Mary Parish Sheriffs Office. The full time Tribal Police Officers also hold Special Law Enforcement Commissions issued by the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

Contact Information:
Chief of Police B. C. Trahan

Mailing Address:
Chitimacha Tribal Police Department
211 Coushatta Drive
P.O. Box 700
Charenton LA 70523

Phone: 337-923-4964
Fax: 337-923-0514

Non Emergency Report:
Have a tip.  Want to file a report.  To file a non emergency report click on the email link below.

Link to Page - In Memory of Fallen Police Officers