Creating a Safer Louisiana & Reinvesting in Our Communities

The Louisiana Department of Public Safety & Corrections provides safe and secure incarceration, effective probation/parole supervision, and proven rehabilitative programs, as well as assistance to victims of crime, all with the goal of creating a safer Louisiana.

Become a Corrections Officer - Join a winning team!

Become a Probation & Parole Officer - Make a Difference

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Hiring? Get paired with highly skilled, highly trained, and motivated candidates.

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Learn more about the Department’s response to COVID-19.

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Join a team that puts the safety of Louisiana first.

Employers Interested in Hiring

DPS&C is excited to announce a new landing page, where you can find information specifically for employers, including the Reentry Workforce Portal, program descriptions, and success stories. To view this page, click here.

For more information about the Reentry Workforce Portal and to sign-up as an employer within the portal, click HERE.

If you have questions, would like more information regarding training curriculums, or would like to explore the next steps for hiring candidates post release, please contact Reentry at reentryworkforce@la.gov.

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Building Better Lives

The Louisiana Justice Reinvestment Package is geared to reducing prison populations in the state. Learn about our programs and see progress updates.

Stay informed when emergencies happen.

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Canteen Package Program

The Canteen Package Program gives family and friends an opportunity to order pre-approved food and hygiene products and personal property items for their loved ones incarcerated in state institutions. Click below to learn more and order.