Ascension Parish

2018 and 2019 Ascension Parish Jail Budget

Ascension Parish had a 2022 estimated population of 130,458. Facilities in the parish include: Ascension Parish Jail and Gonzales City Police Jail. During data collection for deaths of persons in custody between 2014-2022, the following facility reported:

Louisiana Locked Up: Ascension Parish

Vera Institute of Justice: Every region of Louisiana is harmed by mass incarceration. “Louisiana Locked Up: A Problem in Every Parish” provides data depicting both the 2021 pretrial incarceration rate and prison admission rate within Ascension Parish.

Ascension Parish Jail

2014 (No deaths)

2015 (No deaths)

2016 (No deaths)

2017 (No deaths)

2018 (1 death)

Ascension Parish Jail Memo

Ascension Parish Jail Slide

Decedent NameDocumentationCause Of DeathYear Of DeathFacilityParishSexRaceHispanicAgeDate of BirthDate Of DeathTrial StatusIncident LocationPre Existing ConditionDays IncarceratedIncident TimeFacility TypeDate Of AdmissionCause of Death Description
Decedent NameDocumentationCause Of DeathYear Of DeathFacilityParishSexRaceHispanicAgeDate of BirthDate Of DeathTrial StatusIncident LocationPre Existing ConditionDays IncarceratedIncident TimeFacility TypeDate Of AdmissionCause of Death Description