Lake Charles is located in Calcasieu county and has a population of 71,757.
Police schools in Lake Charles charged students an average tuition of $4,512.00 if they were Louisiana residents, and $7,200.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
The average cost of books and supplies for police schools in Lake Charles is $1,340.00. Students living on campus at police schools in Lake Charles paid an average of $5,770.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $4,249.00. Students have a choice of two police colleges in Lake Charles to attend. Police programs in Lake Charles reportedly graduated 39 students in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives||$49,640.00||130|
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators||Not available||180|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||Not available||650|