Table 76

Full-time State Law Enforcement Employees
by State, 2006

State Agency Total
law enforcement
employees
Total officers Total civilians
Male Female Male Female
ALABAMA Department of Public Safety 1,322 660 16 184 462
Other state agencies 233 180 11 9 33
ALASKA State Troopers 584 332 18 99 135
Other state agencies 5 1 0 4 0
ARIZONA Department of Public Safety 1,993 1,076 72 333 512
ARKANSAS Other state agencies 48 32 3 7 6
CALIFORNIA Highway Patrol 9,901 6,170 637 1,388 1,706
Other state agencies 1,043 725 200 41 77
COLORADO State Patrol 988 682 44 74 188
Other state agencies 58 15 2 24 17
CONNECTICUT State Police 1,737 1,142 80 224 291
Other state agencies 34 25 1 6 2
DELAWARE State Police 899 598 72 97 132
Other state agencies 657 295 99 54 209
FLORIDA Highway Patrol 2,219 1,493 186 181 359
Other state agencies 3,226 1,360 175 585 1,106
GEORGIA Department of Public Safety 927 746 23 92 66
Other state agencies 1,100 308 71 234 487
IDAHO State Police 422 258 12 51 101
ILLINOIS State Police 3,612 1,801 209 669 933
Other state agencies 396 227 26 92 51
INDIANA State Police 1,821 1,086 62 271 402
Other state agencies 8 7 0 0 1
IOWA Department of Public Safety 947 613 38 124 172
KANSAS Highway Patrol 833 521 19 103 190
Other state agencies 506 267 12 130 97
KENTUCKY State Police 1,765 970 27 388 380
Other state agencies 537 428 11 49 49
LOUISIANA State Police 1,630 1,086 47 121 376
Other state agencies 56 39 4 1 12
MAINE State Police 510 280 22 99 109
Other state agencies1 50 20 1 20 9
MARYLAND State Police 2,301 1,377 132 456 336
Other state agencies 1,718 913 137 307 361
MASSACHUSETTS State Police 3,064 2,339 197 233 295
Other state agencies 258 216 28 5 9
MICHIGAN State Police 2,703 1,566 217 387 533
MINNESOTA State Patrol 800 501 48 145 106
Other state agencies 50 10 1 31 8
MISSISSIPPI Highway Safety Patrol 1,245 537 11 307 390
MISSOURI State Highway Patrol 2,152 1,005 36 593 518
Other state agencies1 588 514 23 9 42
MONTANA Highway Patrol 258 204 9 15 30
Other state agencies 20 17 0 0 3
NEBRASKA State Patrol 729 458 29 104 138
NEVADA Highway Patrol 839 436 41 126 236
Other state agencies 61 33 2 12 14
NEW HAMPSHIRE State Police 434 258 26 51 99
Other state agencies 32 20 2 4 6
NEW JERSEY State Police 4,527 2,923 114 706 784
Other state agencies 452 343 34 44 31
Port Authority of New York and New Jersey2 929 771 82 20 56
NEW MEXICO State Police 644 491 21 42 90
NEW YORK State Police 5,965 4,422 422 483 638
NORTH CAROLINA Highway Patrol 2,204 1,630 42 295 237
Other state agencies 1,230 723 166 84 257
NORTH DAKOTA Highway Patrol 169 119 3 14 33
OHIO Other state agencies 503 412 26 50 15
OKLAHOMA Department of Public Safety 1,393 707 14 341 331
Other state agencies 66 33 3 18 12
OREGON State Police 915 562 45 99 209
Other state agencies 51 31 13 0 7
PENNSYLVANIA State Police 6,192 4,270 199 803 920
Other state agencies 690 548 60 17 65
RHODE ISLAND State Police 269 198 20 33 18
Other state agencies 43 31 4 7 1
SOUTH CAROLINA Highway Patrol 1,087 859 33 66 129
Other state agencies1 1,294 825 145 97 227
SOUTH DAKOTA Highway Patrol 240 158 3 58 21
Other state agencies 142 39 3 37 63
TENNESSEE Department of Safety 1,579 809 43 187 540
Other state agencies 1,063 587 65 126 285
TEXAS Department of Public Safety 7,912 3,263 202 1,452 2,995
UTAH Highway Patrol 509 448 24 4 33
Other state agencies 160 141 11 4 4
VERMONT State Police 456 286 24 47 99
Other state agencies 101 83 6 1 11
VIRGINIA State Police 2,610 1,839 106 202 463
Other state agencies 508 281 42 77 108
WASHINGTON State Patrol 2,109 931 82 543 553
WEST VIRGINIA State Police 1,012 655 18 116 223
Other state agencies 190 164 1 2 23
WISCONSIN State Patrol 598 430 60 8 100
Other state agencies 517 425 54 17 21
WYOMING Highway Patrol 208 178 8 3 19

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