Details & Escorts

The JPSO offers security details and escorts to businesses and citizens in unincorporated Jefferson Parish for a fee. Most of the details are administered by our Public Assignments Office, while motorcycle escorts are administered by our Traffic Division.

Security details are available for:
  • Block parties
  • Businesses
  • Dances
  • Recreational events
  • Wedding receptions
Motorcycle escorts are available for:
  • Funeral motorcades
  • Wedding motorcades
Two JPSO Motorcycle Escorts standing next to their motorcycles.
Contact Information

To schedule a detail, please contact us at:

Public Assignment Office
 1201 11th Street
 Gretna, LA 70053
 Office hours:  8:30am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday (except for holidays)
 Phone: 504-363-5751
 Fax: 504-363-5749

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Traffic Division
 Office hours:  8:30am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday (except for holidays)
 Phone:  504-598-5880

Please note: For security details, we ask that you contact our office at least 7 days in advance so that we may schedule the appropriate number of officers to assist you. Motorcycle and other traffic related escorts should try to allow at least 3 days notice. In exigent circumstances during non-working hours, the stand-by officer for the Details Office may be contacted by dialing 911.


The standard fee for a security detail is $40 per hour, depending on the assignment. Motorcycle escorts are arranged through the Traffic Division, please call 504-598-5880.