Police jury


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POLICE JURY. In Louisiana this name is given. to certain officers who collectively exercise jurisdiction in certain cases of police as levying taxes, regulating roads,

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Initially, the police jury (a local term for county council) voted 8-1 in committee to display the Commandments in all courtrooms, despite legal counsel advising against it.
We soon moved back north to the parish of my birth, and I even ran for the Police Jury six years later, surprising myself and absolutely everyone by winning.
Major organization : ASSUMPTION PARISH POLICE JURY, OFFICE OF EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS
I am very pleased with the level of commitment to Union Parish that Foster Farms is demonstrating with their investment of $30 million to expand their operations at their plant near Farmerville, said President Charles Sawyer of the Union Parish Police Jury.
Major organization : JEFFERSON DAVIS PARISH POLICE JURY
As an organization representing all 64 parishes we applaud Senators Cassidy efforts for a solution to this ongoing issue," said Roland Dartez, Executive Director of the Police Jury Association of Louisiana.