The juvenile Division is presided over by Judge Amy McCartney, in Division ”A”.
The juvenile prosecutor is Kenneth Haines.
The Juvenile Case Manager is Mary Foster.
The Local Agency Compensated Enforcement program, or “L.A.C.E.”, became a part of Louisiana law enforcement in the 1980s after the Louisiana State Police severely suffered from a lack of state funding.
Traffic Diversion Program
The Desoto District Attorney’s Office has teamed with the Louisiana State Police and Mansfield Police Department to provide additional enforcement in areas of the parish that show high crash or high violation volume.