[ Organization Structure ]
[ First District | Second District | Third District | Fourth District ]
Uniform Patrol Division
Uniform Patrol is responsible for patrolling all areas of the city, responding to calls from citizens, conducting preliminary investigations of all crimes, and enforcing both criminal and traffic
laws. The Uniform Patrol Division is divided into four (4) geographical patrol sections or districts.
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First District Precinct
First District is located at 4445 Plank Road. The area patrolled is roughly bordered on the north and east by Evangeline and Airline Highway, on the west by the Mississippi River and Scenic Highway and on the south by Florida Boulevard.
Second District Precinct
Second District is located at 2265 Highland Road. The area patrolled is roughly bordered on the north by Florida Boulevard, on the west by the Mississippi River, on the south by Bayou Fountain, and on the east by Bluebonnet Highway, Essen Lane, Jefferson Highway, and Lobdell Avenue.
Third District Precinct
Third District is located at 11010 Coursey Boulevard. The area patrolled is roughly bordered on the north by Greenwell Springs Road and the South Choctaw Drive Extension (railroad tracks), on the west by Airline Highway and Lobdell Avenue, on the east by North Stevendale Road, Lively Bayou, O'Neal Lane, Jones Creek Road, and Stumberg Lane, and on the south by Airline Highway and Jefferson Highway.
Fourth District Precinct
Fourth District is located at 8227 Scenic Highway. The area patrolled is roughly bordered on the north by Blount Road and Thomas Road, on the west by the Mississippi River, on the east by Buttonwood Drive, McClelland Drive, and Plank Road, and on the south by Evangeline and Airline Highway.
Downtown Bike Patrol
The responsibilities of the Downtown Bike Patrol include patrolling the downtown area on bicycles assisting local business, employees, as well as daily visitors to our area. A night shift was recently implemented as the downtown area has become a popular area for residents of the city, as well as surrounding areas to visit at night.
Misdemeanor Investigation Office
Misdemeanor Investigation is located at 4778 Gus Young Avenue. It is staffed with an office manager, six investigators and, a student worker. The division is responsible for investigating all misdemeanor criminal cases, as well as all juvenile misdemeanor cases. They are responsible for investigating two felony crimes: failure to return lease movables and, violation of protective orders.
Prisoner Processing and Booking Division
Prisoner Processing and Booking is located inside the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison at 2867 Brigadier General Isaac Smith Avenue. This division is responsible for accepting arrestee's from BRPD officers to be processed by entering arrest information and fingerprints onto AFIS and releasing into custody of East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office.
Support Services Division
The Support Services performs functions that supplement the uniform patrol division. Support Units are used for Housing Authority Patrols, and Governmental Building Security.
Governmental Building Security coordinates protection for the East Baton Rouge Parish Governmental Building and its employees.
Housing Authority Division
Housing Authority is located within the Second District Precinct at 2265 Highland Road. The division is responsible for responding to and investigating all police matters occurring on any of the East Baton Rouge Parish Housing Authority properties located inside the city limits of Baton Rouge. The division provides security at public housing complexes, working closely with management and residents to enforce laws, resolve problems, and provide a safe environment.