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 holding registration for Citizens Police Academy

August 7, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office holding registration for the 21st session of its Citizens Police Academy St. Bernard Parish residents can register now for the 21st session of the St. Bernard… Continue Reading »»

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office holding registration for Citizens Police Academy

August 7, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office holding registration for the 21st session of its Citizens Police Academy St. Bernard Parish residents can register now for the 21st session of the St. Bernard… Continue Reading »»

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office warns residents of phone scam

August 7, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office warns residents of phone scam St. Bernard Sheriff James Pohlmann would like to inform residents of a phone scam that has been brought to his attention.… Continue Reading »»

St. Bernard deputies graduate from P.O.S.T. police academy

August 7, 2019 -

St. Bernard deputies graduate from P.O.S.T. police academy Six St. Bernard Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies and an officer from the Slidell Police Department graduated July 26 after a 92-hour Corrections… Continue Reading »»

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office Dep. William “Trey” Parks was honored July 31 by WNOE 101.1, iHeartRADIO and Chic-fil-A as a New Orleans Everyday Hero

August 7, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office deputy honored as an Everyday Hero First Responder St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office Dep. William “Trey” Parks was honored July 31 by WNOE 101.1, iHeartRADIO and Chic-fil-A… 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 »»