City Police

Mike Knaps

Mike Knaps
Chief of Police
1320 Alabama Street
225-775-6000 Main
225-775-0936 Fax

The Baker Police Department's services are "Law Enforcement" & "Community Services" which include:
  • Neighborhood Watch;
  • SALT; and
  • DARE


The acronym D.A.R.E. stands for Drug Abuse Resistance Education. The D.A.R.E program is a nation wide curriculum taught in elementary, middle school and high school. The D.A.R.E curriculum is taught by a street experienced D.A.R.E certified police officers. D.A.R.E is an educational program to help kids learn about drugs, peer pressure, and the effects that drugs have on people. Each student receives a D.A.R.E. workbook with several activities and stories in it.

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