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Livingston Parish Louisiana Sheriff Overview

Livingston Parish is located in the southeast part of Louisiana. It was created in 1832 and named in honor of a prominent Louisianan who helped draft the Louisiana Civil Code in 1825, Edward Livingston. The parish seat is Livingston. The zip codes in Livingston Parish are 70744, 70754, 70449, 70785, 70786, 70462, 70706, 70711, 70726, and 70733.

Sheriff Jason Ard is the head law enforcement officer in Livingston Parish. You can reach him at (225) 686-2241 x 324. Col. Ronald J. Morse is the Chief Criminal Deputy in the Sheriff’s Office. You can get in touch with him at (225) 686-2241 x 376. Lt. Col. Brian P. Smith serves as Chief of Criminal Operations. He oversees the operations of the Training Division and Courtroom Security. His direct line is (225) 686-2241 x 327. Maj. Alden Thomasson is the Chief of Uniform Operations. The divisions that are under his command are Special Operations, Uniform Patrol, and Communications. You can get in touch with him at (225) 686-2241 x 320. The Corrections Warden is Maj. Perry N. Rushing. If you wish to contact any of the command staff, you can call (225) 686-2241 x 541.

Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office:

Address: 20300 Government Blvd, Livingston, Louisiana 70754

Phone: (225) 686-2241, 1-800-443-7681 (toll free)

Inmate Search in Livingston Parish Jail

The Livingston Parish Detention Center maintains an

of inmates currently housed in the facility. To locate an inmate here, you can search the database by name or by a unique identifier such as the inmate’s booking number, permanent number, or state ID. The list will show the inmate’s complete name, booking number, and permanent ID. Clicking on the name will open up the inmate’s file which contains the following information: booking photo, physical description, marital status, citizenship, COB, incarceration information, alias information, detainer information, bond information, and charge information.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures:

Inmates at the Livingston Parish Jail can visit with family and friends. All visitors are required to present a valid photo ID upon entry. Minors must be in the company of a parent or legal guardian. All visitors are subject to being searched. No personal items except for the ID and vehicle keys will be allowed inside the facility. All visitors are required to obey the dress code; revealing clothing such as bare midriffs, see through clothes, and short shorts will not be allowed inside the facility. To learn the visiting hours of a particular inmate, you can call (225) 686-2241.

Working at Livingston Parish Jail or Sheriff’s Office:

In Livingston Parish, you can earn a yearly salary of $32,100 as an entry level Corrections Officer. You may become eligible for a yearly $6,000 State Supplemental pay if you get  P.O.S.T. certification. As a Corrections Officer, your duties include monitoring inmate activities, booking inmates, making sure that inmates remain safe and secure, and regularly inspecting cell blocks.

The benefits offered by the Sheriff’s Office include:

  • 100% employer paid health. Employees have the option of covering their spouse and/or children under the LPSO insurance programs.
  • Dental and Vision insurance is available for employee purchase.
  • Retirement Plan
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) leave for vacation, illness and personal needs

The minimum requirements for this position are:

  • Applicants should be at least 18 years old.
  • Applicants must have graduated from an accredited high school or possess a high school equivalency diploma recognized in the State of Louisiana.
  • Applicants must reside in Livingston Parish or be willing to relocate.

You can download the application here. You can call (225) 686-2241 for further information regarding the hiring process of the Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Sex Offender Search and Lookup:

The law mandates that all sex offenders have to submit their information for filing to the state and national sex offender registries. These databases are offered as tools to the public to increase safety and awareness. A sex offender is a person who has been found guilty of committing a sex offense such as prostitution, rape, and child pornography. Visit

if you want to find out if any sex offenders are residing in Livingston Parish. Take note that you may encounter entries that only contain last known addresses rather than current ones. This is because some offenders do not follow the registration law.

Bail and Bondsman

A person arrested for a crime can remain out of jail while waiting for the trial to start as long as he or she posts bail. Bail is the amount of money set by the court to serve as a guarantee that the defendant will appear in court once the trial begins. If he/she violates this condition, he/she forfeits the money.

If the defendant is unable to post bail due to financial difficulties, he or she is allowed to secure the services of a bondsman. The fee is usually 12% of the bail amount. In exchange for this fee, the bondsman will act as a surety – signing the bond and assuring the court that payment of the entire bond amount will be the bondsman’s responsibility.

Livingston Parish County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined186
Avg Daily Populationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll38
Full time total employees38
Total salaries and wagesnot applicable
Other operating expendituresnot applicable
Total construction costsnot applicable
Equipment, furnishings, etcnot applicable
Year of original constructionnot applicable
Year of major renovationnot applicable
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Livingston Parish Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 201667,999
Number Employed Annual Average, 201664,551
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 20163,448
Unemployment Rate, 20165.1
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201558,774
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Livingston Parish Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 201418,356
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201513.5
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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