Sheriff James Pohlmann
is a native of St. Bernard Parish and has been with the St. Bernard Parish Sheriff’s Office since 1983. He was elected sheriff in November 2011 after serving as Chief Deputy to then-Sheriff Jack A. Stephens since 2008, overseeing all law enforcement operations.

He was re-elected unopposed in 2015 and again in 2019.....

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In the NEWS

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office deputies make

January 5, 2021 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office deputies make Christmas brighter for several St. Bernard families Members of the St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office recently spread some Christmas cheer by visiting several St. Bernard… Continue Reading »»

We have been advised that Danni Productions will be filming at Torres Memorial P

December 9, 2020 -

We have been advised that Danni Productions will be filming at Torres Memorial Park on Monday, November 23 from approximately 7AM to 3PM. Filming will be concentrated at the corner… Continue Reading »»

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office Reserve Division deputies

December 9, 2020 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office Reserve Division deputies conducting extra patrols for holiday season The hustle and bustle of the busy holiday season can leave us distracted, making us easy targets… Continue Reading »»

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office

December 9, 2020 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office Free Ride Home Program For Holiday Season St. Bernard Sheriff James Pohlmann wishes everyone a Happy Holiday season and reminds them to call the Sheriff’s Office… Continue Reading »»

UPDATE: Missing teen has been located.

December 9, 2020 -

UPDATE: Missing teen has been located. UPDATE: Missing teen has been located. UPDATE: Missing teen has been located. St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office searching for missing Chalmette teen The St. Bernard… 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 »»