Four years goes by in a hurry.
I was honored in 2012 to begin my first four-year term as sheriff of this parish with Richard Baumy as my Chief Deputy Sheriff. And I believe in those four years we have worked hard to keep St. Bernard the safest parish in the New Orleans area.
Now, as I am being sworn in June 30 for the start of a second term, I look back on my first four years...


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In the NEWS

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office D.A.R.E. program graduations

May 17, 2018 -

Nearly 300 St. Bernard Parish fifth-graders graduated from the spring semester of the St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office’s Drug Abuse Resistance Education program. Seven students graduated from Lynn Oaks School’s program… Continue Reading »»

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office arrest two men for distribution of various narcotics, recover drugs and a handgun with an obliterated serial number

May 15, 2018 -

The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office arrested two men May 3 for distribution of various narcotics, and they seized a large amount of drugs and a handgun with an obliterated serial… Continue Reading »»

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office D.A.R.E. program graduations

May 11, 2018 -

More than 300 St. Bernard Parish fifth-graders will graduate from the spring semester of the St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office’s Drug Abuse Resistance Education program. Joseph Davies Elementary School had 112… Continue Reading »»

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office holds dedication ceremony for new substation signage and flagpoles

May 10, 2018 -

The St. Bernard Parish Sheriff’s Office held a dedication ceremony May 8 for its newly-erected signs and flagpoles at its Special Investigations Division substation, 7001 W. Judge Perez Drive in… Continue Reading »»

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office accepting registration for Junior Deputy Academy

May 7, 2018 -

St. Bernard Parish children ages 10-13 who are looking for something fun and exciting to do this summer should consider joining the St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office Junior Deputy Academy. Registration… Continue Reading »»

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ANNOUNCEMENTS


Aaron Johnson named chaplain for SBSO; Will attend to employees in personal crisis and help the public connect to programs

Aaron Johnson was among the volunteers who came to St. Bernard Parish to gut the battered homes of residents and otherwise help them after the flood of Hurricane Katrina.

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St. Bernard residents can get extra sheriff’s patrols at their home while on vacation or otherwise away for an extended time;

Sheriff James Pohlmann reminds residents that before they leave town for an extended trip they should call the Sheriff’s Office at 271-2501…
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Sheriff’s Office asks residents and businesses with outdoor surveillance cameras to register in a database.

Sheriff James Pohlmann is asking residents and business owners to help in… Continue Reading »»