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

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St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office books Violet man with murder

May 16, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office books Violet man with second degree murder in connection with wife’s death The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office booked a Violet man in connection with the death… Continue Reading »»

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St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office D.A.R.E. program graduations

May 16, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office D.A.R.E. program graduations Several hundred St. Bernard Parish fifth-graders recently graduated from the spring semester of the St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office’s Drug Abuse Resistance Education program.… Continue Reading »»

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SBSO Promotes Boat Safety

May 16, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office promotes boating safety With Memorial Day approaching, summer fishing and boating will be kicking into high gear on St. Bernard Parish waterways, and St. Bernard Sheriff… Continue Reading »»

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St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office seeking suspect in armed robbery of Arabi business

May 15, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office seeking suspect in armed robbery of Arabi business The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office is seeking assistance from the public in locating and identifying a suspect in… Continue Reading »»

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St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office deputies raise money to promote Autism Awareness

May 15, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office deputies raise money to promote Autism Awareness St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office deputies helped raise $3,900 by selling special Autism Awareness T-shirts to benefit 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 »»