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. ^ Heller, Laura (4 June 2015). "Off-duty Cameron Parish sheriff's deputy arrested on drug charges.". KPLC. Retrieved 14 June 2015. 
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  5. ^ Crain, Charles (17 March 2015). "Journalist arrested in Winn Parish". Winn Parish Enterpirse. Retrieved 22 March 2015. 
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  11. ^ Arnaudville Police jumping ship because of Chief?; by Shaun Kline, 25 April 2012, KATC.COM accessed 22 November 2014
  12. ^ Ashland Police being reviewed; by Terry Alexander, 8 December 2010, WAFB.COM accessed 22 November 2014
  13. ^ Robot joins Athens Police Department ' by Jack Madison, 14 November 2014, KATC.COM, accessed 22 November 2014
  14. ^ Baton Rouge cop resigns, accused of sending racially charged texts; by Daniel Bethencourt, 5 September 2014, the New Orleans Advocate
  15. ^ Official web site accessed 22 November 2014
  16. ^ Gunn, Billy (11 February 2015). "Former Carencro police officer indicted in probe of Desperado’s". (Baton Rouge) Advocate. Retrieved 12 February 2015. 
  17. ^ Covington police officer who arrested football referees suspended, demoted; by Robert Rhoden, 30 December 2013, NOLA.com accessed 7 September 2014
  18. ^ official web site accessed 21 November 2014
  19. ^ North Hodge Assistant Police Chief Arrested; Two New Complaints Filed; by Nick Lawton, 12 August 2014, myarklamiss.com accessed 23 August 2014
  20. ^ Former Sulphur police officer pleads not guilty to animal cruelty; by Michael Cooper, Aug 11, 2014, KPLC
  21. ^ Thibodaux Police officer fired; officials refuse to discuss details, citing 'due process'; by Chris Leblanc, 2 September 201, The Daily Comet
  22. ^ "Ville Platte Police detective accused of stealing from local business". KATC. 16 March 2015. Retrieved 20 March 2015. 
  23. ^ HArris, Antwan (25 May 2015). "HANO officer gunned down in police cruiser". WWLTV. Retrieved 25 May 2015. 
  24. ^ Jed, Horne (2006). Breach of Faith: Hurricane Katrina and the Near Death of a Great American City (Kindle ed.). 1797: Random House. ISBN 978-0-8129-7650-2. 

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