Officer Crisler has at his side one of the most beloved members of the BRPD, an eight-year-old German Shepherd named Simon, who was selected specifically for Officer Crisler when he joined BRPD’s Canine Division seven years ago. Read His Story
Since joining the BRPD’s Community Services Division, Sgt. Johnson has fervently pursued opportunities to link those passions, through mentoring and training programs that connect young people to the BRPD. Read His Story
Tiffany Smith credits natural curiosity for the love of her job.
“You never know what to expect each day,” said Smith, a First District Uniform Patrol Officer. “From one call to the next, it’s like opening a box.” Read Her Story
A message from the Chief
Our community is blessed with caring, hard-working, and generous individuals and families. At the Baton Rouge Police Department, we spend every day working to honor the faith this community has placed in us.
Visit the Chief's page toREAD MOREandVIEW Chief Morse's First 100 Days Plan.
The use of technology can improve policing practices and build community trust and legitimacy, but its implementation must be built on a defined policy framework with its purposes and goals clearly delineated. Learn more...
Ensure that officers have access to the tools that will keep them safe, such as bulletproof vests and tactical first aid kits and training. Promote officer wellness through physical, social, and mental health support. Learn more...
We come from different places and have diverse backgrounds, and unique life experiences. Above all, we’re part of our Baton Rouge community, and we’re committed to protecting and serving this city and the people who live here. Join us — be the change. Click here to learn more.
BRPD'S Real Time Crime Center provides local law enforcement officers with cutting-edge tools to enhance situational awareness and criminal investigative abilities. Geographic Info System Dashboards and real-time communication with officers in the field. Click here to learn more.
Citizens’ Academy graduates community champions following a robust 8-week course that provides a first-hand experience of BRPD. Participants gain professional instruction on policing procedures and tactics from officers who are experts in their fields. Click here to learn more.
BRPD recognizes the benefit of partnering with residents to improve public safety. The agency hosts weekly Walks and Talks in neighborhoods across Baton Rouge. Check our calendar to see the future times and places where you can chat with a police officer. Click here to learn more.
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