Baton Rouge, Louisiana Jail and Mugshot Information
Baton Rouge is a city located in southern Louisiana, and has a population of 229,493 people. Baton Rouge is located in the East Baton Rouge Parish. Sharon Weston Broome is the mayor-president of Baton Rouge.
City of Baton Rouge
222 St Louis St
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Sharon Weston Broome, Mayor-President
In the year 2016, the crime index for Baton Rouge was 509.7, which is much higher than the United States national crime index of 281.5. As of August 2018, there were 956 registered sex offenders living in Baton Rouge. The ratio of residents to sex offenders in Baton Rouge was 241 to 1.
Baton Rouge, Louisiana – Police Station Information and Crime Statistics
For the year 2016 in Baton Rouge, the crime rate was 5,288 per 100,000 people. This is higher than the Louisiana state crime rate of 3,864 per 100,000 people and the United States national crime rate of 2,837 per 100,00 people.
The crime rate for violent crime in Baton Rouge was 938 per 100,000 people, which is higher than the Louisiana state violent crime rate of 566 per 100,000 people and the United States national violent crime rate of 386 per 100,000 people. The property crime rate of Baton Rouge was 4,350 per 100,000 people, which is also higher than the Louisiana state property crime rate of 3,298 per 100,000 people and the United States national property crime rate of 2,451 per 100,000 people.
The Baton Rouge Police Department is located on Airline Highway, and the Chief of Police is Murphy J. Paul, Jr. Divisions within the police department include administration, patrol, operational services, investigations, and special operations.
Baton Rouge Police Department
9000 Airline Highway
Baton Rouge, LA 70815
Murphy J. Paul, Jr., Chief of Police
The Baton Rouge City Jail is located in the City Court building and falls under control of the Constable’s Office.
Baton Rouge City Jail
222 Saint Louis B-1
Baton Rouge , LA 70802
Baton Rouge, Louisiana – Open Records Requests
Open Records Requests should be submitted to the Parish Attorney’s Office. The Parish Attorney is the custodian of records for the city, and the Parish Attorney is Lee Anne Batson.
Lee Anne Batson, Parish Attorney
Baton Rouge, Louisiana – Sheriff, Warrants, and Most Wanted Information
Warrants for the city of Baton Rouge can be viewed online.
The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office is located in Baton Rouge, and the sheriff is Sid Gautreaux, III. Divisions within the sheriff’s office include criminal operations, civil office, and the prison.
East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office
8900 Jimmy Wedell Dr
Baton Rouge, LA 70807
Sid Gautreaux, III, Sheriff
The East Baton Rouge Prison is located in Scotlandville, and the Warden is Lieutenant Colonel Dennis Grimes. Visitation with inmates is on Wednesday from 8 am to 10 am and from 12 pm to 3 pm.
East Baton Rouge Prison
2867 Brig. General Isaac Smith
Scotlandville, LA 70807