West Feliciana Parish County, LA jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. West Feliciana Parish County holds 2 jails with a total of 11,314 inmates.These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. West Feliciana Parish County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.
The county has 15,368 people confined with a jail population density of 28 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners, being 3,286 women and 8,028 men.
The county has an arrest rate of 1,595 and a local jail rate of 287 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 104 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 8,856 which is higher compared to the statistics of 2005 - 6,159 incarcerations a year.
The average jail count for West Feliciana Parish is 33 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have decreased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 51 imprisonments a day.