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

The beginning of the Knights of Nemesis Parade is passing Jean Lafitte

February 15, 2020 -

The beginning of the Knights of Nemesis Parade is passing Jean Lafitte SBSO_FB

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office arrest two Violet men

February 13, 2020 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office arrest two Violet men in connection with undercover narcotics investigation Two Violet men were arrested Feb. 10 on narcotics charges following an undercover investigation conducted by… Continue Reading »»

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office to lead Knights of Nemesis parade,

February 13, 2020 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office to lead Knights of Nemesis parade, with updates on social media and live streaming on YouTube Thanks to the St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office, parade-goers will have… Continue Reading »»

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office investigating a fatal shooting in Chalmette

February 10, 2020 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office investigating a fatal shooting in Chalmette The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office is investigating the fatal shooting of a 17-year-old male victim that occurred shortly after 2… Continue Reading »»

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office participates in Rotary Club Spelling Bee

February 7, 2020 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office participates in Rotary Club Spelling Bee The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office participated in the 19th annual Rotary Club Corporate Spelling Bee held Feb. 6 in the… 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 »»