Lafayette at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


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Full-time law enforcement staff, Lafayette Police Department

  • 132 Officers
  • 52 Civilian staff

Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents

  • 1.83 Lafayette
  • 1.6 National average, cities with 50,000 to 99,999 population
  • 2.2 National average

These figures reflect the Lafayette Police Department only, and do not include state or other police agencies that may be present in this location.

Federal grant funding

Data was last updated February 14, 2022


We identified over $2.1M in federal grant funding, FY 2012-2022

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: Lafayette
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$35,220.00 10/1/2020
9/30/2024
LAFAYETTE, CITY OF PURCHASING OF (6) PORTABLE POLICE RADIOS/ (17) PERSONAL LOCATORS Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$35,308.00 10/1/2018
9/30/2022
LAFAYETTE, CITY OF CITY OF LAFAYETTE AND TIPPECANOE COUNTY FY19 JAG PROJECT Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$40,000.00 10/1/2018
9/30/2022
LAFAYETTE, CITY OF THE TIPPECANOE COUNTY DRUG TASK FORCE (TCDTF) WAS ESTABLISHED IN 1996 AND CURRENTLY CONSISTS OF TEN UNDERCOVER DETECTIVES FROM FIVE SEPARATE POLICE AGENCIES: LAFAYETTE POLICE DEPARTMENT, WEST LAFAYETTE POLICE DEPARTMENT, TIPPECANOE COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT, PURDUE POLICE DEPARTMENT, AND THE INDI… Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Sub
$40,000.00 10/1/2018
9/30/2022
LAFAYETTE, CITY OF THE TIPPECANOE COUNTY DRUG TASK FORCE (TCDTF) WAS ESTABLISHED IN 1996 AND CURRENTLY CONSISTS OF TEN UNDERCOVER DETECTIVES FROM FIVE SEPARATE POLICE AGENCIES: LAFAYETTE POLICE DEPARTMENT, WEST LAFAYETTE POLICE DEPARTMENT, TIPPECANOE COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT, PURDUE POLICE DEPARTMENT, AND THE INDI… Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Sub

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Military equipment transfers

Data last updated September 6, 2022


$1M value of military equipment has been transferred to the Lafayette Police Department

The highest-value stock number reported is MINE RESISTANT VEHICLE with 1 item valued at $705,421.00 each

Recent equipment transfers

Military equipment transfers
Ship date Item and National Stock Number (NSN) Quantity Acquisition value, each Acquisition value, total DEMIL code DEMIL IC
5/6/2022 BINOCULARS
6650-DS-BIN-OCUL
1 1 @ $208.00 $208.00 A 0
5/6/2022 DRILL,ELECTRIC,PORTABLE
5130-01-591-1187
1 1 @ $100.00 $100.00 A 1
5/6/2022 SWIVEL,SLING,SMALL ARMS
1005-00-017-9543
152 152 @ $1.79 $272.08 A 1
5/6/2022 GLOVE INSERTS,COLD WEATHER
8415-01-333-9714
31 31 @ $1.19 $36.89 A 1

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