Table 76

Full-time State Law Enforcement Employees
by State, 2009
State Agency Total law
enforcement
employees
Total officers Total civilians
Male Female Male Female
ALABAMA Highway Patrol 1,438 766 22 174 476
Other state agencies 268 211 10 7 40
ALASKA State Troopers 608 352 11 111 134
ARIZONA Department of Public Safety 2,065 1,143 67 341 514
Other state agencies 62 29 2 19 12
ARKANSAS State Police 963 533 26 122 282
Other state agencies 34 29 1 0 4
CALIFORNIA Highway Patrol 11,182 6,905 627 1,654 1,996
Other state agencies 1,117 846 229 9 33
COLORADO State Patrol 1,010 686 50 81 193
Other state agencies 277 76 32 44 125
CONNECTICUT State Police 1,679 1,065 79 227 308
Other state agencies 35 25 1 7 2
DELAWARE State Police 893 593 75 98 127
Other state agencies 610 267 100 57 186
FLORIDA Highway Patrol 2,226 1,501 181 225 319
Other state agencies 1,293 914 98 103 178
GEORGIA Department of Public Safety 1,515 781 23 350 361
Other state agencies 1,258 413 53 307 485
IDAHO State Police 468 245 11 67 145
ILLINOIS State Police 3,413 1,854 223 500 836
Other state agencies 457 291 23 87 56
INDIANA State Police 1,921 1,227 66 263 365
Other state agencies 106 81 17 0 8
IOWA Department of Public Safety 991 613 45 156 177
KANSAS Highway Patrol 845 524 18 120 183
Other state agencies 542 300 16 90 136
KENTUCKY State Police 1,694 860 26 429 379
Other state agencies 544 495 32 7 10
LOUISIANA State Police 1,692 1,154 50 126 362
Other state agencies 44 35 3 0 6
MAINE State Police 435 295 23 55 62
Other state agencies1 53 23 1 19 10
MARYLAND State Police 2,184 1,388 107 352 337
Other state agencies 1,637 859 136 313 329
MASSACHUSETTS State Police 2,774 2,074 173 220 307
Other state agencies1 390 299 49 17 25
MICHIGAN State Police 2,539 1,470 199 357 513
MINNESOTA State Patrol 808 510 56 120 122
Other state agencies 52 10 0 32 10
MISSISSIPPI Other state agencies 63 54 3 0 6
MISSOURI State Highway Patrol 2,336 1,042 45 546 703
Other state agencies 570 498 26 6 40
MONTANA Highway Patrol 278 214 9 13 42
Other state agencies 24 21 0 0 3
NEBRASKA State Patrol 720 458 27 83 152
NEVADA Highway Patrol 911 450 48 126 287
Other state agencies 52 22 3 12 15
NEW HAMPSHIRE State Police 496 309 33 49 105
Other state agencies 36 20 3 5 8
NEW JERSEY State Police 4,392 2,924 116 637 715
Other state agencies 577 458 40 51 28
Port Authority of New York and New Jersey2 1,019 854 89 19 57
NEW MEXICO State Police 1,132 519 23 324 266
NEW YORK State Police 5,929 4,422 405 468 634
Other state agencies 284 242 23 5 14
NORTH CAROLINA Highway Patrol 2,307 1,689 48 332 238
Other state agencies 668 491 61 52 64
NORTH DAKOTA Highway Patrol 183 126 6 20 31
OHIO Highway Patrol 2,576 1,386 136 523 531
Other state agencies 802 465 37 86 214
OKLAHOMA Department of Public Safety 1,521 813 15 292 401
Other state agencies 76 31 3 28 14
OREGON State Police 767 528 46 77 116
Other state agencies 40 29 9 0 2
PENNSYLVANIA State Police 6,146 4,295 215 725 911
Other state agencies 167 139 8 12 8
RHODE ISLAND State Police 308 236 22 32 18
Other state agencies 95 73 4 11 7
SOUTH CAROLINA Highway Patrol 1,032 812 24 66 130
Other state agencies1 1,195 715 133 109 238
SOUTH DAKOTA Highway Patrol 261 159 5 69 28
Other state agencies 145 41 3 36 65
TENNESSEE Department of Safety 1,586 775 36 233 542
Other state agencies 1,034 582 75 115 262
TEXAS Department of Public Safety 8,196 3,309 195 1,587 3,105
UTAH Highway Patrol 561 408 18 33 102
Other state agencies 160 138 12 6 4
VERMONT State Police 431 287 29 39 76
Other state agencies 104 81 2 4 17
VIRGINIA State Police 2,551 1,760 103 209 479
Other state agencies 577 328 49 81 119
WASHINGTON State Patrol 2,254 1,011 83 556 604
Other state agencies 6 4 0 0 2
WEST VIRGINIA State Police 1,044 664 20 129 231
Other state agencies 191 158 1 11 21
WISCONSIN State Patrol 646 442 54 61 89
Other state agencies 514 407 20 59 28
WYOMING Highway Patrol 366 196 7 49 114

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