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

SBSO SEEKING TWO MEN IN CONNECTION WITH ARMED ROBBERY

September 27, 2021 -

SBSO SEEKING TWO MEN IN CONNECTION WITH ARMED ROBBERY The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office has issued an arrest warrant for a New Orleans man and named another man a person… Continue Reading »»

SBSO: FOUR TEENS BOOKED IN ARABI BUSINESS BURGLARY

September 27, 2021 -

SBSO: FOUR TEENS BOOKED IN ARABI BUSINESS BURGLARY Four New Orleans teenagers have been booked in connection with the recent burglary of an Arabi business, St. Bernard Sheriff James Pohlmann… Continue Reading »»

SBSO ARRESTS THREE BROTHERS ON VARIOUS NARCOTICS CHARGES

September 22, 2021 -

SBSO ARRESTS THREE BROTHERS ON VARIOUS NARCOTICS CHARGES The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office arrested three brothers on Monday, Sept. 20 on various narcotics charges following an investigation conducted by the… Continue Reading »»

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office to participate in

August 18, 2021 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office to participate 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… Continue Reading »»

NOTE: We ask that when making comments that posters please remember that Mia Gex is a juvenile and a

August 16, 2021 -

NOTE: We ask that when making comments that posters please remember that Mia Gex is a juvenile and any comments that violate her privacy or could hinder a potential investigation… 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 »»