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 Parish’s Trunk or Treat Postponed Until Further Notice

October 11, 2019 -

St. Bernard Parish’s Trunk or Treat Postponed Until Further Notice St. Bernard Parish Government Leisure Department’s Annual Trunk or Treat scheduled for Friday, October 11th has been postponed due to… Continue Reading »»

Timothy “TJ” Pelas who was listed as missing has been located.

October 7, 2019 -

Timothy “TJ” Pelas who was listed as missing has been located. #sbso SBSO_FB

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office searching for three male suspects

October 4, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office searching for three male suspects in connection with residential armed robbery in Violet The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office is seeking assistance from the public in locating… Continue Reading »»

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office searching for missing St. Bernard man

October 4, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office searching for missing St. Bernard man The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help finding a 24-year-old man from eastern St. Bernard who… Continue Reading »»

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office 21st session of its Citizens Police Academy

October 3, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office 21st session of its Citizens Police Academy The 2019 St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office Citizens Police Academy’s sixth and seventh weeks featured members of the Special Operations… 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 »»