UPDATE: MONROE, La. (KTVE/KARD) — The Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office and the Monroe Police Department both say their phone lines are up and working again.


MONROE, La. (KTVE/KARD) — The Monroe Police Department says their phone line is down (318-329-2600). If you have an emergency you are advised to call 911.

According to the city, both the Monroe Police Department and the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office is experiencing the same outage. The city and the law enforcement agencies have no time line for when the phones will be active again.

We will update this story when the phone lines are back up and running.