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

Sheriff James Pohlmann and the men and women of the St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office

November 12, 2019 -

Sheriff James Pohlmann and the men and women of the St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office would like to thank all veterans for their service. #sbso SBSO_FB

SBSO at Home Depot Kids Safety Day 2019

November 12, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office at Home Depot Kids Safety Day The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office is participating in The Chalmette Home Depot’s annual St. Bernard Kids Safety Day today (Nov.… Continue Reading »»

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office participates in annual Veterans Day parade 2019

November 12, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office participates in annual Veterans Day parade The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office joined forces with several other agencies, including Parish Government and the Fire Department, to participate… Continue Reading »»

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office offers holiday safety tips

November 12, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office offers holiday safety tips With the holiday season in full force, many of us will find ourselves rushing from place to place, making lists, and stressing… Continue Reading »»

St. Bernard Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies who graduated Nov. 5 2019

November 12, 2019 -

St. Bernard Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies who graduated Nov. 5 from the Peace Officers Standards and Training, or P.O.S.T., police academy held at the Slidell Regional Police Academy are, from… 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 »»