George Harper

From LEO Ratings
Facebook logoTwitter logoReddit logo

Service Record

Louisiana State Police

Rank Trooper
Dates of Service January 5, 2018[1] - June 4, 2021[2].
Salary $78,525 (2020)[3]
Last Known Status Terminated[2]

Incident Reports

2020 Arrest of Antonio Harris

George Harper photo
George Harper

Response Timeline

On June 17, 2020, the department gave Harper a "counseling session". Harper was criticized for using profane language and threatening Harris. [4]

On January 22, 2021, Harper was placed on administrative leave.[4]

On February 8, 2021, Harper was arrested and placed on paid administrative leave. Harper was charged with misdemeanor simple battery and felony malfeasance in office.[5][6][4]

On June 4, 2021, Harper was fired.[2]

About May 12, 2022, state prosecutors charged Harper with misdemeanor simple battery and chose not to pursue the malfeasance charge. Harper faces up to six months in jail and a $1,000 fine if convicted.[7]

On February 9, 2023, the District Attorney announced plans to drop the charges against Harper.[8]

LEO Ratings