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Want to build a career path within a community that values you as an individual? Join the Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office. Wear the badge and open up the doors to unlimited possibilities.

Where You Can Serve:

  • Emergency Response Team
  • Special Response Team
  • Caddo-Shreveport Narcotics
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Academy
  • Auxiliary
  • Civil
  • Communications
  • Hazardous Material
  • Homeland Security
  • K-9
  • Marine
  • Each step of our selection process is vital in helping us select dedicated individuals to serve the residents of Caddo Parish. Honesty plays a critical factor during the processing period and after one becomes a deputy. Applicants who are disqualified will be informed of this decision and notified of future application dates, if eligible.

    Applicants successfully completing our selection process are sent to the Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office 2 week Corrections Academy. A Corrections Deputy is also afforded an ongoing opportunity to demonstrate their willingness to further their careers in Law Enforcement by successfully passing a more strenuous criteria for entry into the Peace Officer Standards of Training (P.O.S.T) certified academy.

    Deputies working for CPSO have numerous benefits and a competitive salary. If you meet the qualifications and want to join our team, please click the Apply Now link above to get started.

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    CPSO responds to deadly crash

    Caddo deputies responded to a deadly crash following a pursuit by Shreveport Police early on Saturday, said Sheriff Steve Prator. CPSO Lt. Matt Cowden arrived at Woolworth Rd. and Colquitt Rd. just after 1 a.m. where he found a pick up truck completely engulfed in flames....Read More


    Fugitive arrested in Vivian

    Caddo deputies arrested awanted man in Vivianon Friday, said Sheriff Steve Prator. On Friday afternoon,CPSO patrol deputies assisted the the U.S. Marshals Service in searching for Jonathan Hill, 26, after he fled from them in small car. After a short pursuit, the driver o...Read More


    Big rig carrying hazmat crashes on I49S

    8:30 p.m. update: I49Nhas reopened. One lane ofI49S will be closed until the big rig is emptied and towed away. Caddo deputies are diverting traffic on Interstate 49 northat mile marker 217 following an 18-wheeler crash, said Sheriff Steve Prator. The...Read More


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    Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office
    501 Texas Street Room 101
    Shreveport, LA 71101
    (318) 675-2170

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