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 arrest St. Bernard man for rash of burglaries

January 6, 2019 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office arrest St. Bernard man for rash of burglaries A St. Bernard man was arrested Jan. 1 in connection with a dozen burglaries in eastern St. Bernard… Continue Reading »»

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Members of the St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office recently made Christmas brighter

January 6, 2019 -

Members of the St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office recently made Christmas brighter for several St. Bernard Parish families by presenting them with some holiday essentials like Christmas trees, toys, and some… Continue Reading »»

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Wayne Jackson sentenced to 35 years after being found guilty by jury.

December 27, 2018 -

Wayne Jackson sentenced to 35 years after being found guilty by a jury of Attempted Second Degree Murder #sbso Wayne Jackson sentenced to 35 years after being found guilty by… Continue Reading »»

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SBSO Community Relations Division. After Christmas Day Tips

December 27, 2018 -

Tips from our Community Relations Division. After Christmas Day has passed and Santa has left all those nice gifts. Make sure you don’t advertise to Burglars what you got for… Continue Reading »»

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SBSO Receives Donation of 20 bicycles from Associated Terminals to give to children for Christmas.

December 27, 2018 -

On Dec. 13, St. Bernard Sheriff James Pohlmann, second from right, received a donation of 20 bicycles from Associated Terminals to be given to St. Bernard Parish children to make… 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 »»