Louisiana Jails and Bail Bonds

Examining the effects of bail bond policy and pretrial release programs in county jails.
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Louisiana Jails and Bail Bonds


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Louisiana has an inmate population of 28,315 housed in 110 jails and employs an estimated detention staff of 6,300. The state has an incarcertation rate of 660 inmates per 100,000 citizens. There are 48 mens facilities, 5 womens facilities, and 58 all gender facilities in Louisiana. The staff to inmate ratio in Louisiana is 4.7. The state has 61 probation, 35 prerelease, 6 youth, and 4 drug facilities. Of the states 28,315 inmates 1,429 are housed in small facilities (less than 100), 5,807 are housed in facilities holding 100-499 inmates, 8,972 are housed in facilities holding 500-999 inmates, and 12,107 inmates are incarcerated in facilities that can hold 1,000 or more inmates. If you are looking for Louisiana bail bondsman who service bail bonds in Louisiana browse to the jail where you need to post bail and fill out the bail bondsman form on that jails page.

Showing 31 of 69 jails in Louisiana in areas with population greater than 50,000. If you don't see the jail you are looking for, check in the dropdown box to the left (all jails are listed there).

Source: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)