Emergency Information


If in case of a disaster, the Orleans Parish Criminal District Court (Sections A - L) will be moved to Pineville, LA.

Address: J. Levy Dabadie Correctional Facility
1453 15th Street
Pineville, LA. 71360

Warden: Sandy McCain
Phone: (318) 641 - 3400
Hot-line: (800) 541-9505
This number is only activated during an emergency or disaster.
Driving Directions: Driving directions to emergency location

Magistrate court will remain in the city of New Orleans. Should a mandatory evacuation of the city be ordered, Magistrate Court will be held in Pineville, Louisiana.


In the event of a disaster or emergency where an evacution of the City of New Orleans has been ordered, employees are required to provide the Court with their most current personal information (i.e., Your name, section/area where you work, telephone number(s), and new address). Please e-mail this information to: opcdc_employee_info@criminalcourt.org.