Support Services Division
Major Dondi Hardin
Major Dondi Hardin began his law enforcement career as a corrections officer with the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office in 1990. In 1991, Major Hardin graduated from the Acadiana Law Enforcement Training Academy where he progressed his career into Enforcement becoming a Patrol Deputy. He then served in various assignments which include Field Training Officer, Intelligence, Detectives, Metro Narcotics, a member of U. S. Marshalls Task Force, and as a SWAT operator. During his 31-year law enforcement career Major Hardin has attended over 100 law enforcement and leadership related schools.
Major Dondi Hardin served as the Assistant Chief of Police of Carencro for over 13 years. In this position he was able to gain extensive experience regarding Internal Affairs, Human Resources, Policy and Procedure, Officer Training and Development, Records, Fleet, and Evidence Management.