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

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

February 13, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office to lead Knights of Nemesis parade, with updates on social media and live streaming on YouTube If you’ve ever gone to a Carnival parade, you’ve probably… Continue Reading »»

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Chalmette man arrested for possession with intent to distribute cocaine.

February 12, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office arrest Chalmette man for possession with intent to distribute cocaine, distribution of cocaine Following an undercover investigation conducted by the St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations… Continue Reading »»

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Four Violet residents arrested in connection with armed robbery

February 12, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office arrest four Violet residents in connection with armed robbery The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office arrested three Violet men and a 16-year-old female juvenile Feb. 6 in… Continue Reading »»

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

February 12, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office participates in Rotary Club Spelling Bee The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office participated in the annual Rotary Club Corporate Spelling Bee held Feb. 7 in the Chalmette… Continue Reading »»

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Chalmette man arrested for possession with intent to distribute cocaine, distribution of cocaine

February 5, 2019 -

Following an undercover investigation conducted by the St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Division Narcotics Unit, a Chalmette man was arrested for possession with intent to distribute cocaine, Sheriff James… 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 »»