Louisiana Jails: A Complete List of Jails and Correctional Systems in Louisiana

The Louisiana Jail System

There are 131 jail facilities in the Louisiana's 64 parishes and the state's jail population was 31,867 inmates in 2005. Louisiana Jails are inspected for standards compliance by the state Dept. of Public Safety & Corrections and the LA Office of Public Health.

The Louisiana Prison System

There were 39,652 sentenced offenders in March, 2011. The Corrections Services agency with the Dept. of Public Safety and Corrections managed approximately 19,000 inmates in their 12 facilities. Other inmates are placed in private prisons and parish facilities. The Corrections Services Budget for FY 2011 was $666 million with 5,833 employees.

The Community Corrections System

The Div. of Probation & Parole, LA Dept. of Public Safety & Corrections, supervised 42,259 probationers and 25,683 parolees at the end of 2009. The Division has 4 regions and 21 district offices.

Acadia Parish Jail - Crowley, LA Allen Parish Jail - Oberlin, LA Ascension Parish Jail - Donaldsonville, LA
Assumption Parish Jail - Napoleonville, LA Avoyelles Parish Jail - Marksville, LA Baton Rouge Parish Prison - Baton Rouge, LA
Bayou Dorcheat Correctional Center - Minden, LA Beauregard Parish Jail - Deridder, LA Bienville Parish Jail - Arcadia, LA
Bossier City Jail - Bossier City, LA Bossier Parish Jail - Benton, LA Caddo Parish Jail - Shreveport, LA
Calcasieu Parish Jail - Lake Charles, LA Caldwell Parish Jail - Grayson, LA Cameron Parish Jail - Lake Charles, LA
Carroll Parish Detention Center - Lake Providence, LA Catahoula Parish Jail - Harrisonburg, LA Claiborne Parish Jail - Homer, LA
Concordia Parish Prison - Ferriday, LA De Soto Parish Jail - Mansfield, LA Evangeline Parish Jail - Ville Platte, LA
Feliciana Parish Jail - Clinton, LA Franklin Parish Jail - Winnsboro, LA Grant Parish Jail - Colfax, LA
Hammond Parish Jail - Jennings, LA Iberia Parish Jail - New Iberia, LA Iberville Parish Jail - Plaquemine, LA
Jackson Parish Jail - Jonesboro, LA Jefferson Davis Parish Jail - Jennings, LA Jefferson Parish Jail - Gretna, LA
La Salle Parish Jail - Olla, LA Lafayette Parish Jail - Lafayette, LA Lafourche Parish Jail - Thibodaux, LA
Lincoln Parish Jail - Ruston, LA Livingston Parish Jail - Livingston, LA Madison Parish Jail - Tallulah, LA
Morehouse Parish Jail - Bastrop, LA Natchitoches Parish Jail - Natchitoches, LA Orleans Parish Jail - New Orleans, LA
Orleans Parish Prison - New Orleans, LA Ouachita Parish Jail - Monroe, LA Baton Rouge Parish Prison - Baton Rouge, LA
Pointe Coupee Parish Jail - New Roads, LA Rapides Parish Jail - Alexandria, LA Red River Parish Jail - Coushatta, LA
Richland Parish Jail - Rayville, LA Sabine Parish Jail - Many, LA Shreveport City Jail - Shreveport, LA
St Bernard Parish Prison - Chalmette, LA St Helena Parish Jail - Greensburg, LA St James Parish Prison - Convent, LA
St John Parish Prison - La Place, LA St Landry Parish Jail - Opelousas, LA St Martin Parish Jail - Folsom, LA
St Mary Parish Jail - Franklin, LA St Tammany Parish Jail - Slidell, LA St. Charles Parish Jail - Hahnville, LA
Tangipahoa Parish Jail - Hammond, LA Tensas Parish Jail - Waterproof, LA Terrebonne Parish Jail - Houma, LA
Union Parish Jail - Farmerville, LA Vermilion Parish Jail - Abbeville, LA Vernon Parish Jail - Leesville, LA
Washington Parish Jail - Franklinton, LA Webster Parish Jail - Minden, LA West Baton Rouge Parish Jail - Port Allen, LA
West Carroll Parish Jail - Oak Grove, LA West Feliciana Parish Jail - Saint Francisville, LA Winn Parish Jail - Winnfield, LA
Here you can find information on our nations county jails including general jail information such as address and phone number, inmate visitation rights, how to send mail and money to inmates, and resources on posting bail and getting bail bonds. Please contact us if you find any incorrect or missing information.