Orleans Parish Law Enforcement District
819 South Broad Street
New Orleans, Louisiana 70119
The Orleans Parish Law Enforcement District provides financing for the criminal sheriff in Orleans Parish and may levy and collect a tax of up to ten mills on the assessed valuation of all property within that district when approved by a majority of the electors voting in an election on the issue.
The City Council is ex-officio the governing body of the district.
Ex-officio members serve terms concurrent with time in respective office.
(Created by: La R.S. 33:9401; La R.S. 13:5901, 13:5902, 5903(D), 5908, 5909, and 5911)