St. John Parish Sheriff's Office

MICHAEL TREGRE – SHERIFF

Citizens Academy

Citizens Academy is offered annually to give people a first-hand look at the operations of the St. John Sheriff’s Office

Teens & Traffic Stops

A Teens and Traffic Stops class is presented periodically to teach teens how to respond if they get pulled over.

Concealed Carry Permit Classes

Concealed Carry Permit classes are offered for the public to complete the certification required to obtain a Louisiana Concealed Carry License.

Women's Self Defense

A class is offered to teach women self-defense techniques to help protect themselves from assault.

Continuing Training

Continuing education and training for law enforcement is essential to improve skills, increase professionalism, and enhance overall job performance.

2023 Officer of the Year - Demond Memminger

Det. Sgt. Demond Memminger, 2023 Officer of the Year, with Sheriff Mike Tregre and sponsor Nick Richard of Geaux Chevrolet

Your Career with SJPSO

Please contact us if you are interested in an exciting and rewarding career with St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Public Safety Complex Opens in Wallace

A public safety complex was built in Wallace to increase police, fire and medical presence on the west bank.

SJSO's SWAT Tactical Training Facility

The SJSO’s SWAT team trains in its new tactical facility buit in memory of Captain Octavio “Ox” Gonzalez.

Stemming an Uptick in Gun Violence

A recent initiative aimed at stemming an uptick in gun violence in St. John the Baptist Parish resulted in almost two dozen firearms taken off the streets as well as several arrests, Sheriff Mike Tregre has announced.

St John the Baptist Parish
Sheriff’s Office

1801 West Airline Hwy.
LaPlace, Louisiana 70068
Phone (985) 652-9513

Emergency: Dial 911

Sheriff Michael Tregre

Sheriff Michael Tregre

Led by Sheriff Mike Tregre, the office proudly serves St. John the Baptist ParishLouisiana.  This office is responsible for enforcing the laws of Louisiana within St. John the Baptist Parish, as well as maintaining the St. John Parish Correctional Facility

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St. John Sheriff's Office Mobile Apps

SJPS Mobile AppIt’s a free app that offers many features that allow the public to seek information about the Sheriff’s Office, get notifications, see crime mapping, research inmates, warrants, and more. 

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St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office
St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office13 hours ago
**Update**

Baby Baker has been found and is safe!
St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office
St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office16 hours ago
***UPDATE- Baby Phil Baker has been found and is safe!***

Detectives with the St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office are investigating a Kidnapping/Sexual Assault that took place in Laplace on May 28th 2024. The victim stated that while traveling through the Laplace area she was sexually assaulted and removed from a vehicle. The victim stated that her infant child was left in the vehicle as it fled the area.
At this time detectives believe the suspect to be Donnell Hyams (pictured below.) The missing infant is identified as Phil Baker and is eight months old (also pictured below.) Phil Baker is biracial, has a birth mark on the back of a shin, black hair and blue eyes.

Anyone who may have information pertaining to this incident or the whereabouts of Mr. Hyams or Phil Baker is encouraged to call the Criminal Investigations Division (Lt. Carolina Pineda) at 504-494-3840, the St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff’s Office TIPS line at 985-359-TIPS,. Citizens can also submit tips on the Sheriff’s Office website at https://stjohnsheriff.org/crime-arrests/crime-tip or contact CrimeStoppers at 504-822-1111.
St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office
St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office22 hours ago
Click link to view St. John arrests of May 24-27, 2024.
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St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office
St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office22 hours ago
Detectives with the St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office are investigating a shooting that took place May 26th just before 1:00am on NW 3rd St. in Reserve. Chad Jackson of Jefferson Parish was shot during the incident. Mr. Jackson recently graduated from John Ehret High School where he was a standout football player. At this time detectives are seeking the public’s assistance in this matter.

Anyone who may have information pertaining to the shooting of Mr. Jackson is encouraged to call the Criminal Investigations Division (Sgt. Byron Smith) at 504-494-3696, (Lt. Joe Rosa) 504-494-2752, the St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff’s Office TIPS line at 985-359-TIPS,. Citizens can also submit tips on the Sheriff’s Office website at https://stjohnsheriff.org/crime-arrests/crime-tips/ or contact CrimeStoppers at 504-822-1111.