Calcasieu Sheriff's Prison is a part of Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office, which is comprised of administration, finance, human resources, patrol and correction divisions. Its civil division serves and executes civil processes and is responsible for the seizure of property, including movable homes, buildings, vehicles, boats, motors, furniture and heavy-duty equipment. The office also houses an accounting division that performs payroll functions and handles accounts receivable and payable. Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office also administers the Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) program. The office operates criminal investigation division that investigates cases involving the destruction, misappropriation and unauthorized use of property, felony assault, homicide and domestic violence, and the adult sexual assault and exploitation of children.