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State Police hope to add to force by 2014

3 years 3 months 3 weeks ago July 01, 2013 Jul 1, 2013 Monday, July 01 2013 July 01, 2013 9:25 PM in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Trey Schmaltz

BATON ROUGE- State Police hope to set-up the first police academy in years by the beginning of 2014.

There are about 100 fewer troopers patrolling the highways of Louisiana than there were in 2008. Leaders are worried about the numerous officers up for retirement in the years ahead.

Lawmakers recently addressed a shortage of troopers.
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