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

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 »»

FEMA, in coordination with the Federal Communications Commission, will conduct a nationwide test of

August 11, 2021 -

FEMA, in coordination with the Federal Communications Commission, will conduct a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) and Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA) this summer. The national test will… Continue Reading »»

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office attends D.A.R.E. conference, wins award

August 5, 2021 -

St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office attends D.A.R.E. conference, wins award The St. Bernard Sheriff’s Office participated in the 29th Annual State D.A.R.E. Training Conference held July 20-23 in Baton Rouge, Sheriff… Continue Reading »»

Mia Gex was last seen in the Slidell area at approximately 2 p.m. on July 30. She was wearing a re

August 2, 2021 -

Mia Gex was last seen in the Slidell area at approximately 2 p.m. on July 30. She was wearing a red “USA Volleyball” T-shirt and blue Adidas leggings. Anyone with… 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 »»