Yes, you will need to call the District Attorney’s Office at 504-297-5150 to schedule an appointment. Walking in to request a meeting without an appointment is not recommended because of court schedules and meeting conflicts.
102 Avenue G, Belle Chasse, LA (next to Belle Chasse Ferry). Click here to view on Google maps.
28082 Highway 23, Suite 208, Port Sulphur, LA, 70083 Click here to view on Google maps
Court House Point a la Hache
18055 Highway 15, Point a la Hache, LA 70040 Click here to view on Google maps
Location and times for your court appearance are written on your subpoena. The District Attorney’s website calendar lists all the court dates.
Most fines are payable without a court appearance. However, the most common traffic citations which are NOT payable and require mandatory court appearance are; careless operation, reckless operation, speeding in school zone, suspended driver license, no car insurance, hit and run, passing a school bus with signs out, general speed 36 mph or more over the speed limit.
Pursuant to La.Ch.C. art. 412, you need an Order from the Court.