Garden District Security

Security Contact Numbers

  1. IN CASE OF EMERGENCY, or if you see a crime in progress, call BR Police Dispatch at 225-389-2000, or call 911. If a Garden District security patrol officer happens to already be in the area, Dispatch will call them.
  2. SECURITY PATROL: For ongoing security concerns regarding criminal activity in the neighborhood, you can call the police dispatch phone number at 225-389-2000. PLEASE always start your message with your name, address, and phone number.
  3. TO DISCUSS ONGOING SECURITY CONCERNS regarding criminal activity, please fill out a contact form here and report your concern. Our board member in charge of security will reach out to you regarding your question.
  4. HOUSE VACANCIES: If you would like to inform the GD Security Patrol that you’ll be out of town, you can submit a house vacancy notice.

Home Security Downloads:

These home security flyers and documents will help you prepare a secure home and help you know what to do in the event of a problem. Please download and print for your records.

May 2022 Security Update

Download May security report.


Like previous years, the GDCA will continue increased security patrols throughout the summer months. Additional security patrols are funded by annual dues, and with less than 25% of the homes in the Garden District participating members, we can only fund a limited amount of patrol hours. If you are interested in becoming a member, renewing

Arrests Made on Recent Crime Spree

On Thursday, May 26, 2022, Baton Rouge Police Department arrested four individuals responsible for the recent crime spree in and around our neighborhood. This was a Tier 1 Top Priority for BRPD. The suspects have been connected to at least seven separate events that occurred in the past approximate10 days, including the events on St. Rose Street, on S