Monday, April 04, 2011

Employees - 50 Largest Police Departments (FYE 2007) DOJ

Department
Population
Sworn
Per 1,000
Total
Per 1,000
New York (NY) Police
8,220,196
35,216
4.28
51,480
6.26
Chicago (IL) Police
2,824,434
13,336
4.72
15,436
5.47
Los Angeles (CA) Police
3,870,487
9,504
2.46
12,834
3.32
Philadelphia (PA) Police
1,435,533
6,778
4.72
7,610
5.30
Houston (TX) Police
2,169,544
4,892
2.25
6,317
2.91
Washington (DC) Metropolitan Police
588,292
3,913
6.65
4,493
7.64
Phoenix (AZ) Police
1,541,698
3,231
2.10
4,379
2.84
Dallas (TX) Police
1,239,104
3,122
2.52
3,739
3.02
Miami-Dade (FL) Police
1,082,395
3,120
2.88
4,495
4.15
Detroit Police
860,971
3,049
3.54
3,418
3.97
Baltimore (MD) Police
624,237
2,952
4.73
3,565
5.71
Suffolk County (NY) Police
1,308,750
2,644
2.02
3,234
2.47
Nassau County (NY) Police
1,030,495
2,600
2.52
3,922
3.81
Las Vegas (NV) Metropolitan Police
1,341,156
2,390
1.78
4,704
3.51
San Francisco (CA) Police
733,799
2,303
3.14
2,625
3.58
Boston (MA) Police
591,855
2,169
3.66
2,813
4.75
Memphis (TN) Police
669,264
2,062
3.08
2,666
3.98
Milwaukee (WI) Police
572,938
1,960
3.42
2,436
4.25
San Diego (CA) Police
1,261,196
1,922
1.52
2,677
2.12
Honolulu (HI) Police
905,903
1,911
2.11
2,406
2.66
Baltimore County (MD) Police
785,567
1,888
2.40
2,188
2.79
Columbus (OH) Police
735,981
1,829
2.49
2,187
2.97
San Antonio (CA) Police
1,316,882
1,795
1.36
2,402
1.82
Atlanta (GA) Police
497,290
1,701
3.42
2,177
4.38
Jacksonville (FL) Sheriff’s Office
797,350
1,629
2.04
2,852
3.58
Indianapolis (IN) Metropolitan Police
797,268
1,607
2.02
1,887
2.37
Cleveland (OH) Police
439,888
1,584
3.60
1,884
4.28
Denver (CO) Police
573,387
1,523
2.66
1,876
3.27
Prince George’s County (MD) Police
647,701
1,522
2.35
1,823
2.81
Charlotte-Mecklenburg (NC) Police
733,291
1,481
2.02
1,927
2.63
Fairfax County (VA) Police
976,392
1,427
1.46
1,737
1.78
New Orleans (LA) Police
220,614
1,425
6.46
1,693
7.67
Austin (TX) Police
716,817
1,415
1.97
2,029
2.83
Fort Worth (TX) Police
670,693
1,412
2.11
1,794
2.67
Kansas City (MO) Police
447,725
1,393
3.11
2,129
4.76
San Jose (CA) Police
934,553
1,386
1.48
1,831
1.96
St. Louis (MO) Police
348,197
1,348
3.87
1,863
5.35
Seattle (WA) Police
585,118
1,277
2.18
1,767
3.02
Newark (NJ) Police
280,158
1,229
4.39
1,429
5.10
Montgomery County (MD) Police
911,528
1,199
1.32
1,563
1.71
Louisville (KY) Metro Police
624,030
1,184
1.90
1,411
2.26
Metropolitan Nashville (TN) Police
564,169
1,180
2.09
1,499
2.66
El Paso (TX) Police
616,029
1,095
1.78
1,455
2.36
Cincinnati (OH) Police
332,388
1,062
3.20
1,309
3.94
Miami (FL) Police
410,252
1,054
2.57
1,770
4.31
Tucson (AZ) Police
523,299
1,052
2.01
1,456
2.78
Oklahoma City (OK) Police
542,199
999
1.84
1,251
2.31
Tampa (FL) Police
337,220
992
2.94
1,352
4.01
Long Beach (CA) Police
473,959
972
2.05
1,485
3.13
Albuquerque (NM) Police
513,124
963
1.88
1,455
2.84

All Data Is For FYE 2007 - Data Released December 2010