Training Academy

Captain Paul Venable
7901 Independence Blvd., Bldg. C
Baton Rouge, La 70806
Phone: (225) 389-2364
Fax: (225) 924-9090

Captain Paul Venable joined the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office in 1978 as a reserve deputy and became a full-time regular deputy in 1980. Since that time he has served in Uniform Patrol, Forgery, Narcotics, Detectives General Investigations, Director of the EBRSO Work Release Facility and currently Director of Training for the EBRSO and the Capital Area Regional Training Academy.

He has attained various training in law enforcement from numerous schools and is a graduate of the LSU Law Enforcement Basic Training Academy, LSU Scientific Crime Investigators Institute, U.S. Dept. of Justice/DEA Basic Narcotics & Dangerous Drugs Training for Law Enforcement, LSA ACA Instructor Certification Course, LSU Basic Correctional Peace Officer Training Academy and the 184th Session of the FBI National Academy.



East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office  

8900 Jimmy Wedell Drive             

Baton Rouge, LA 70807              

225-389-5000 | EMERGENCIES DIAL 911