List of law enforcement agencies in Indiana

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An Indiana State Capitol Police cruiser in Indianapolis.

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

According to the US Bureau of Justice Statistics' 2008 Census of State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies, the state had 482 law enforcement agencies employing 13,171 sworn police officers, about 206 for each 100,000 residents.[1]

Since 2012, the Indiana Law Enforcement Training Board (ILETB) has instituted a three-tier system of training for the state's various law enforcement agencies.

  • Tier I: Full Basic Recruit Academy at one of the state's ILETB certified academies
  • Tier II: Eight-week program held at the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy (ILEA) in Plainfield
  • Tier III: Four-week program held at the ILEA in Plainfield

Tier I State Agencies[edit]

Tier II State Agencies[edit]

Tier III State Agencies[edit]

Tier I County Sheriff Agencies[edit]

Tier I Municipal Police and Tier II Town Marshal Agencies[edit]

Tier I College and University Police Agencies[edit]

An Indianapolis Metropolitan police cruiser.

Tier I School Corporation Police Agencies Set Forth Under I.C. 20-26-16[edit]

Tier I Airport, Transit, & Railroad Police Agencies[edit]

Tier II Hospital Police Agencies[edit]

Fire Departments Employing Tier I or Tier III Arson Investigators[edit]

Agencies Employing Special Police or Special Deputies Set Forth Under I.C. 36-8-3-7 & 36-8-10-10.6[edit]

ILETB Certified Training Academies[edit]

Agencies Set Forth as "Law Enforcement" Under Definition I.C. 35-31.5-2-185 but Minimum Training Standards Not Governed by the ILETB[edit]

County Prosecutor Agencies[edit]

Disbanded/Defunct Agencies[edit]

See also[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. ^ "Steuben County Sheriff". Steuben County Sheriff. Retrieved 6 January 2019.
  3. ^ "Elkhart Police Department". Elkhart Police Department. Retrieved 14 December 2018.
  4. ^ "Operations". Indiana School for the Deaf. Retrieved 19 February 2015.
  5. ^ "Lebanon Schools Police Department". Lebanon Community School Corporation. Archived from the original on 28 October 2013. Retrieved 19 February 2015.
  6. ^ "Prairie Heights gets police department". LaGrange News & Standard. 20 March 2014. Retrieved 19 February 2015.
  7. ^ "CSX Police Department". CSX. Archived from the original on 6 February 2015. Retrieved 19 February 2015.
  8. ^ "Emergency Services". Fort Wayne -Allen County Airport Authority. Retrieved 19 February 2015.
  9. ^ "Operations". Indianapolis Public Schools. Retrieved 19 February 2015.