ST. JOHN, La. -- As funeral services begin for the St. John Parish deputies killed on duty last week, officials are giving the public an opportunity to help the families of the victims.
You can send donations for Jeremy Triche and Brandon Nielsen to the Louisiana Federal Credit Union at P.O. Box 1956, LaPlace, Louisiana, 70069.
You can also make a donation on their website.
You can give to funds for both deputies, or you can specify which deputy's family you'd like your donation to go to.
There will also be two blood drives held Monday. One will take place at River Parishes Hospital in LaPlace from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will also be a blood drive in Kenner at the Sugar Mill Apartments from 1 p.m. until 6 p.m.