List of law enforcement agencies in Louisiana

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This is a list of law enforcement agencies in the state of Louisiana.

According to the US Bureau of Justice Statistics' 2008 Census of State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies, the state had 348 law enforcement agencies employing 18,050 sworn police officers, about 405 for each 100,000 residents. This is the largest ratio of policemen to residents of any state and compares to a national average of 251 to 100,000.[1]

State Agencies[edit]

Parish Agencies[edit]

City / Municipal Agencies[edit]

College and University agencies[edit]

Other agencies[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2008 Census of State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies, by Brian A Reaves, US Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Statistics, July 2011
  2. ^ Official web site accessed 22 November 2014
  3. ^ Official web site accessed 22 November 2014
  4. ^ Official web site accessed 22 November 2014
  5. ^ Official web site accessed 22 November 2014
  6. ^ Official web site accessed 22 November 2014
  7. ^ Arnaudville Police jumping ship because of Chief?; by Shaun Kline, 25 April 2012, KATC.COM accessed 22 November 2014
  8. ^ Ashland Police being reviewed; by Terry Alexander, 8 December 2010, WAFB.COM accessed 22 November 2014
  9. ^ Robot joins Athens Police Department ' by Jack Madison, 14 November 2014, KATC.COM, accessed 22 November 2014
  10. ^ Baton Rouge cop resigns, accused of sending racially charged texts; by Daniel Bethencourt, 5 September 2014, the New Orleans Advocate
  11. ^ Official web site accessed 22 November 2014
  12. ^ Covington police officer who arrested football referees suspended, demoted; by Robert Rhoden, 30 December 2013, NOLA.com accessed 7 September 2014
  13. ^ official web site accessed 21 November 2014
  14. ^ North Hodge Assistant Police Chief Arrested; Two New Complaints Filed; by Nick Lawton, 12 August 2014, myarklamiss.com accessed 23 August 2014
  15. ^ Former Sulphur police officer pleads not guilty to animal cruelty; by Michael Cooper, Aug 11, 2014, KPLC
  16. ^ Thibodaux Police officer fired; officials refuse to discuss details, citing 'due process'; by Chris Leblanc, 2 September 201, The Daily Comet

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