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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 to host blood drives

    The Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office is hosting a series of blood drives in Augustto assist LifeShare Blood Centers in replenishing bloodsupply. You can help save lives bydonatingor spreading the word. DONATION LOCATIONS: Monday, Aug. 8 (2 to 6 p.m.) – South ...Read More


    Railroad crash sets big rig on fire

    One man was transported to the hospital on Friday after a train crashed into his 18-wheeler setting it on fire, said Sheriff Steve Prator. The call came in atapproximately 4:40 p.m. on Friday.Caddo deputies said the18-wheeler hauling corn was crossing on Harts Island Road...Read More


    Former SPD captain arrested for filing false report

    A former captain with the Shreveport Police Department has been arrested for falsely reporting to have been the victim of a hit and run while still employed by SPD, said Sheriff Steve Prator. On Wednesday, June 29, Capt.JamesTipton of the Shreveport Police Departmentcalle...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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