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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SBSO searching for person of interest in armed robbery

April 17, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office searching for person of interest in armed robbery of Chalmette bar The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office is seeking assistance from the public in locating and identifying… Continue Reading »»

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St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office arrests Chalmette man for possession with intent.

April 17, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office arrests Chalmette man for possession with intent to distribute marijuana, child endangerment after domestic disturbance A Chalmette man was arrested April 15 on various charges, including… Continue Reading »»

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St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office recruiting Junior Deputies

April 17, 2019 -

The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office is recruiting Junior Deputies. Are you a St. Bernard Parish youth between the ages of 10 and 13 who is looking for something fun and… Continue Reading »»

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SBSO at the Irish, Italian, Islenos parade

April 17, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office at Irish, Italian, Islenos parade St. Bernard Sheriff James Pohlmann and the men and women of the St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office were on patrol along the… Continue Reading »»

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SBSO to participate in Buckle Up in Your Truck

April 17, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office to participate in Louisiana Highway Safety Commission ‘Buckle Up in Your Truck’ campaign In an effort to promote driver safety, the St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office will… 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 »»