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111 Memphis St
Bogalusa, LA 70427
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    24 hour number 985-732-3611

Patrol Division

(985) 732-3611
The Uniform Patrol Division makes up the largest number of sworn personnel within the Bogalusa Police Department. The mission of the Bogalusa Police Department is to safeguard life and property, preserve the peace, prevent and detect crime, enforce the law, and protect the rights of all citizens. We are committed to working in partnership with the community to identify and resolve issues that impact public safety and our quality of life.
The Patrol Division is responsible for the protection of the citizens and property of the City of Bogalusa. This division's mission is the prevention of crimes and motor accidents, and the protection of property and businesses in Bogalusa. The division is also responsible for the maintenance of public order in all situations that may be hazardous. This responsibility includes, but is not limited to, the following:
  • Response to request for service including emergency services
  • Preventive patrol
  • Criminal law enforcement
  • Accident investigation
  • Crime prevention efforts
  • Investigation of crimes, offenses, and incidents
  • Arresting offenders
  • Traffic direction and control
  • Developing positive relationships between the citizens of the community and this Department.