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Child Car Seat Information

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The Broussard Police Department Traffic Division has three Nationally Certified Child Passenger Seat Technicians.  Our goal is to educate both parents and caregivers on ways to safely transport their families. 


Louisiana State Law States:

Age / Size

Restraint Use

To schedule an appointment for a car seat check, please call the Broussard Police Traffic Division at:


Between the hours of 8:00am to 4:00pm

Click Here view the Traffic Division's Page

Birth to at least 1 year and less than 20 pounds Ride rear-facing in an infant or convertible seat
At least 1 year and at least 20 pounds to 40 pounds Ride forward facing in convertible or combination seat (Used with the internal harness)
At least 40 pounds to 60 pounds or at least 4 years old to 6 years old
Ride in a belt positioning booster seat (backless or high backed)
At least 6 years old or at least 60 pounds Ride using the vehicle lap-shoulder belt or belt positioning booster seat