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 recruiting at Chamber Job Fair

September 9, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office recruiting at Chamber Job Fair Have you ever wondered what a career in law enforcement might be like? Are you looking for a rewarding job that… Continue Reading »»

Register your Night Out Against Crime party with the St. Bernard Sheriff’s Offic

September 9, 2019 -

Register your Night Out Against Crime party with the St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office There’s no doubt St. Bernard Parish is one of the safest communities around the New Orleans metropolitan… Continue Reading »»

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office to recruit at Chamber Job Fair

September 9, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office to recruit at Chamber Job Fair The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office will participate in the St. Bernard Chamber Business Expo & Job Fair set for Thursday,… Continue Reading »»

Story Park

August 26, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office searching for suspect in residence burglary, vehicle theft and several attempted residence burglaries The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office is seeking assistance from the public in locating… Continue Reading »»

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office arrests Baton Rouge man and Violet woman in connect

August 26, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office arrests Baton Rouge man and Violet woman in connection with shooting in Violet The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office arrested a Baton Rouge man and a Violet… 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 »»