Patrol Operations is the largest bureau of the department and is the primary point of contact for services to the public. The Bureau operates four precinct stations and satellite offices throughout the city. Officers assigned to this bureau perform preventative patrols and respond to public requests for assistance 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Patrol Control 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. Please call 225-389-3807 to contact this division.
BATON ROUGE CITY POLICE DISTRICT ZONES
The Uniform Patrol Division is divided into five (5) geographical patrol sections or districts:
Captain David Wallace
FIRST DISTRICT PRECINCT
First District is located at:
4445 Plank Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70805
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. Please call 225-389-3866 to contact this district zone.
Captain John Barker
SECOND DISTRICT PRECINCT
Second District is located at:
2265 Highland Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
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. Please call 225-389-3863 for this district zone.
Captain Adam Cheney
THIRD DISTRICT PRECINCT
Third District is located at:
9000 Airline Hwy.
Baton Rouge, LA 70815
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. Please call 225-389-5247 for this district zone.
Captain Charles McDonald
FOURTH DISTRICT PRECINCT
Fourth District is located at:
8227 Scenic Highway
Baton Rouge, LA 70807
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. Please call 225-389-3033 for this district zone.
Lieutenant Tat Chi Lam
FIFTH DISTRICT PRECINCT
DOWNTOWN BIKE PATROL
201 North 3rd Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70801
The responsibilities of the Downtown Bike Patrol include patrolling the downtown area on bicycles and assisting local businesses, 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.
PRISONER PROCESSING & BOOKING DIVISION
Prisoner Processing and Booking is located inside the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison at:
2867 Brigadier General Isaac Smith Avenue
Baton Rouge, LA 70807
This division is responsible for accepting arrestees from BRPD officers to be processed by entering arrest information and fingerprints onto AFIS and releasing them into the custody of the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office.
SUPPORT SERVICES DIVISION
Support Services performs functions that supplement the uniform patrol division. Support Units are used for Housing Authority Patrols and Governmental Building Security. Please call 225-389-3911 to contact this division.