Welcome to the
Cameron Parish Clerk of Court and the 38th Judicial
District Court website.
Susan Racca, Clerk of Court for Cameron Parish and
Penelope Richard, Judge for the 38th Judicial District
Court would like to welcome you to the Cameron Parish
Information including court dates, holidays, court
costs, and contact information, concerning the 38th
Judicial District Court is available by accessing the
button to the left of this screen.
Our goal at the Clerk's office is to welcome you, with
excellent service and a friendly atmosphere. We
strive to make every contact with our office a pleasant
one for you, the citizens of Cameron Parish. We
will never forget that we work for you.
The duties and responsibilities of the Clerk of Court
are established by the Louisiana Constitution.
Under the Constitution, the Clerk serves as the Recorder
of Deeds and Mortgages, Clerk of the District Court,
Treasurer for the Court System, and Chief Election
Officer and Custodian of Voting Machines for the parish.
The clerk's office is the custodian of all land records,
marriage licenses, civil, criminal, and probate records.
The Louisiana Legislature statutorily establishes all
fees assessed for recordings. The operations
of the office, including the salaries and benefits of
the employees, are entirely funded by the collection of
fees from services rendered. There are no
ad-valorem taxes allocated for the office of the Clerk.