Louisiana Political
Hall of Fame


2020 Inductee

William Earl Hilton

A graduate of the LSU Basic Law Enforcement Academy and LSU Law Enforcement Institute, Hilton has proudly served the Parish of Rapides for 50 years in Law Enforcement. After serving six years in the La. National Guard he began his career. Hilton was inducted into the La. Justice Hall of Fame in 2006. Sheriff Hilton also serves as Mason, Shriner and President on Executive Boards, Charter member and Administrator of Fraternal, Civil and Professional Organizations.