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Louisiana 2016

Year: 
2016

The Jail System

Louisiana has 111 jails in 64 parishes, with a jail population of approximately 30,950.

The Prison System

As of December 31, 2016, the Louisiana prison population was 35,682located in 9 prisons, with a staff of 4,831employees and budget of $692 million.

The Community Corrections System

As of December 31, 2016, the Louisiana community corrections population was -- under probation and -- under parole.

Rates (Per 100K)

Incarceration Rate: 
760
Violent Crime Rate: 
566
Property Crime Rate: 
3,298
Probationers: 
1,124
Parolees: 
864

Populations

Prison Population: 
35,682
Jail Population: 
30,950
Parole Population: 
30,907
Probation Population: 
40,174

Facilities

Number of State Prison Facilities: 
9 facilities
Number of Jail Facilities: 
111

Prisons

Cost Per Inmate: 
$ 17,486
Employee Positions: 
4,831
Prison Budget: 
$ 692,000,000