Table 77

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees

by State, 2014

State Total law
enforcement
employees
Total
officers
Total
civilians
Number
of
agencies
2014
estimated
population
Male Female Male Female
ALABAMA 11,455 7,131 567 1,398 2,359 246 3,398,260
ALASKA 1,938 1,145 113 231 449 33 732,371
ARIZONA 22,817 11,335 1,328 4,762 5,392 123 6,731,484
ARKANSAS 9,380 5,407 510 1,476 1,987 290 2,968,654
CALIFORNIA 118,491 67,124 10,066 15,230 26,071 467 33,283,385
COLORADO 15,009 9,075 1,403 1,480 3,051 215 4,890,971
CONNECTICUT 10,461 7,811 823 758 1,069 104 3,596,677
DELAWARE 3,243 1,952 242 443 606 56 934,360
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
5,050 3,519 1,016 224 291 2 658,893
FLORIDA 60,714 30,832 5,222 9,061 15,599 294 15,848,743
GEORGIA 26,853 16,711 3,170 2,283 4,689 413 7,907,103
HAWAII 3,776 2,738 268 196 574 4 1,419,561
IDAHO 4,265 2,554 171 336 1,204 111 1,633,383
ILLINOIS 34,425 20,092 4,266 5,443 4,624 284 7,428,735
INDIANA 11,926 8,111 652 1,440 1,723 152 4,656,646
IOWA 7,782 4,623 380 1,097 1,682 221 2,946,179
KANSAS 10,249 6,120 684 1,394 2,051 324 2,615,274
KENTUCKY 9,315 6,618 483 908 1,306 325 3,684,712
LOUISIANA 13,567 7,942 2,095 1,217 2,313 113 2,963,395
MAINE 2,815 2,133 152 210 320 135 1,329,570
MARYLAND 20,745 13,778 2,115 1,927 2,925 152 5,975,249
MASSACHUSETTS 20,057 15,246 1,398 1,388 2,025 323 6,524,045
MICHIGAN 23,179 14,886 2,142 2,950 3,201 634 9,885,202
MINNESOTA 13,589 7,841 1,038 2,029 2,681 321 5,371,463
MISSISSIPPI 4,162 2,240 284 712 926 60 1,034,125
MISSOURI 20,309 13,048 1,410 2,319 3,532 550 5,843,223
MONTANA 2,021 1,332 103 207 379 72 715,466
NEBRASKA 5,152 3,230 414 504 1,004 165 1,870,968
NEVADA 8,973 4,985 516 1,298 2,174 51 2,834,483
NEW HAMPSHIRE 3,401 2,363 220 259 559 153 1,178,499
NEW JERSEY 38,778 26,976 2,692 3,543 5,567 536 8,643,347
NEW MEXICO 4,780 2,995 346 585 854 72 1,417,885
NEW YORK 78,535 50,327 8,043 7,197 12,968 348 18,085,498
NORTH CAROLINA 34,520 21,230 2,750 4,949 5,591 522 9,939,131
NORTH DAKOTA 2,157 1,423 170 198 366 112 739,482
OHIO 12,771 8,692 924 1,208 1,947 196 4,429,039
OKLAHOMA 10,155 6,347 550 1,396 1,862 340 3,742,354
OREGON 10,312 5,721 635 1,674 2,282 208 3,853,147
PENNSYLVANIA 29,408 22,089 2,522 1,879 2,918 996 9,491,505
RHODE ISLAND 3,126 2,305 192 265 364 49 1,055,173
SOUTH CAROLINA 12,732 8,375 1,177 1,199 1,981 305 4,363,706
SOUTH DAKOTA 2,913 1,560 109 546 698 141 850,827
TENNESSEE 26,709 15,211 1,563 4,584 5,351 454 6,544,147
TEXAS 60,056 33,986 4,526 9,404 12,140 763 19,082,328
UTAH 7,018 4,545 334 949 1,190 136 2,935,672
VERMONT 1,489 1,090 104 98 197 87 621,172
VIRGINIA 23,868 16,559 2,299 1,364 3,646 282 8,324,027
WASHINGTON 14,566 9,334 977 1,610 2,645 255 7,037,348
WISCONSIN 18,244 11,066 1,710 2,226 3,242 401 5,741,285
WYOMING 1,956 1,181 141 181 453 60 538,210

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