Orleans Parish Inmate Search

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Orleans Parish, LA Jail Inmate Search

ORLEANS PARISH is located in Louisiana with an average daily population of 914. The county has approximately 820 confined in facilities with 748 male and 72 female prisoners. That means that 91% of the confined population are male, and 9% are female.









(Average Daily Population)

How Does Orleans Parish Inmate Search Work?

Inmate records for Orleans Parish are freely accessible. All detention facilities in Orleans Parish are governed by the Freedom of Information Act which provides publicly available information about inmates in the county.

Orleans Parish Parole and Probation

Orleans Parish Parole

If a prisoner has adhered to the regulations while serving their term, they may be granted parole and be released early. Who is granted parole and who is not is decided by a parole board. You may learn a lot about a parolee by looking through the Orleans Parish parole records. There may be information regarding their sentence and offences in the Orleans Parish parole files. You could also get to look through information regarding their detention location and parole conditions.

Orleans Parish Probation

You should also be able to access Orleans Parish probation records, which list men and women who were placed on probation rather than being imprisoned, in addition to those parolees who have already been freed. There are regulations that come with being on probation. In addition to adhering to other conditions, probationers are required to meet their probation officer once per week. Typically, Orleans Parish criminal records will list the inmate's offences, probationary term, and the specifics of the justice department that sentenced them. You may also be able to view photographs, fingerprints, the probationer's physical characteristics, and other information in addition to these facts.

Orleans Parish Booking

When researching statistics on whether or not a stranger has been arrested, Orleans Parish bookings can help. A perpetrator's Orleans Parish booking record is basically created when an officer arrests them, fills out the necessary papers, and places them in an imprisonment cell. It could also contain information such as fingerprints, photographs, physical characteristics, their name and address, the officer in charge, the specifics of the crime, the scene, and any trucks that were involved. The general public can access the copies of a person's Orleans Parish booking records without requiring any kind of authorization.

Orleans Parish Confined Population Statistics

In the past 6 years, the confined population in ORLEANS PARISH has dropped by 46.05% from 1520 each year to 820 inmates. Men are still confined about 748 per 100,000 U.S. residents annually in ORLEANS PARISH, despite the fact that women are the group confined at the fastest rate of growth.

Inmate Population in Orleans Parish, LA

ORLEANS PARISH has only 820 of the 820 inmates are actually put in jail; the other 0 are under supervision; they are not currently confined.

Orleans Parish Jail Inmate Population, Jail Pretrial Population and Confined Population, for 2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Total Population 1595 1386 1376 n/a 855 820
Confined Population 1520 1257 1316 n/a 855 820
Non Confined Population 75 129 60 n/a 0 0

Orleans Parish Confined Population by Gender

In ORLEANS PARISH, there are 748 confined male inmates for every 100,000 male U.S. residents, and 72 confined female inmates for every 100,000 female U.S. citizens. The confined population of male prisoners dropped by 45.64% between 2016 and 2021, while the confined population of female dropped by 44.62%.

Orleans Parish Female Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Females 130 130 109 94 49 72
Females Under 18 1 1 0 0 0 0
Female ADP 176 135 124 n/a 86 62

Orleans Parish Male Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Males 1376 1119 1196 1004 793 748
Males Under 18 13 7 11 16 13 0
Male ADP 1758 1450 1429 n/a 1015 852

Breaking Down Orleans Parish Inmates By Race

In ORLEANS PARISH, the average confined population for White inmates is 98 per 100,000 white citizens, which is 151.66% lower than the confined population for Black or African American inmates. The number of Black or African American inmates who were confined went from 1317 to 713 for every 100,000 black population of the United States between 2016 and 2021. The average Hispanic or Latino confined population in ORLEANS PARISH is 6 per 100,000 Hispanic Americans, while the average Asian confined population is 3 per 100,000 Asian Americans, accounting American Indian/Alaska Natives for just 0 residents of the county's confined population.

Orleans Parish Confined Population by Race, for 2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
White Inmates - Confined 195 185 161 n/a 77 98
Black or African American Inmates - Confined 1317 1064 1150 n/a 772 713
Hispanic or Latino Inmates - Confined 4 4 3 n/a 4 6
American Indian/Alaska Natives Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 0
Asian Inmates - Confined 4 4 2 n/a 2 3
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 0
Two or more Races Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 0
Not Known (Race) Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 0