Beacon1The LaSalle Parish Sheriff’s Office again has 911 Home Beacon Light Bulbs available. Citizens of LaSalle Parish can utilize this light bulb to provide extra security for emergency services. This two-in-one 60 watt light bulb called “The911 Home Beacon” makes it easier for first responders to locate emergency victims’ homes. When residents are in need of emergency services, they will call 911 first, then flip the light switch ON and OFF 2 TIMES, leaving it in the ON POSITION, activating The Home Beacon’s flashing signal which can be seen over one mile away at night or a few blocks during daylight hours.

The Home Beacon light bulb is free to citizens over 60. Home Beacons may be obtained at the LaSalle Parish Council on Aging orthe LaSalle Parish Sheriff’s Office.Persons under 60 may purchase the bulb for $10 at the LaSalle Parish Sheriff’s Office.Sheriff’s Office distribution hours are from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM, Monday through Friday.

Please note that this is a 60 watt bulb and is not made for motion sensor light fixtures. Due to limited inventory there will be a limit of 2 light bulbs per household.