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

W. Smith Jr. Elementary School fifth-graders who were named D.A.R.E. essay winne...

SBSO books three on various charges, including narcotics & cruelty to an animals

March 8, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office books three on various charges, including narcotics, stolen property and cruelty to an animals A man was booked March 7 with possession of stolen property in… Continue Reading »»

W. Smith Jr. Elementary School fifth-graders who were named D.A.R.E. essay winne...

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office funding renewal measures on upcoming ballot

March 8, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office funding renewal measures on upcoming ballot The St. Bernard Parish Sheriff’s Office has two funding renewal measures on the upcoming March 30 ballot: a ½ cent… Continue Reading »»

W. Smith Jr. Elementary School fifth-graders who were named D.A.R.E. essay winne...

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office administrative offices closed for Mardi Gras

March 1, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office administrative offices closed for Mardi Gras The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office administrative offices will be closed Monday through Wednesday, March 4-6, in observance of Mardi Gras.… Continue Reading »»

W. Smith Jr. Elementary School fifth-graders who were named D.A.R.E. essay winne...

SBSO was on patrol during the Knights of Nemesis 14th annual Carnival parade held Saturday (Feb. 23) in Chalmette

March 1, 2019 -

  The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office was on patrol during the Knights of Nemesis’ 14th annual Carnival parade held Saturday (Feb. 23) in Chalmette.#sbso   SBSO_FB

W. Smith Jr. Elementary School fifth-graders who were named D.A.R.E. essay winne...

SBSO Participates In Drive Sober Or Get Pulled Over Campaign

March 1, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office participates in ‘Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over’ campaign The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office is participating in the “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” high-visibility law… 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 »»