St. John Parish Sheriff's Office

MICHAEL TREGRE – SHERIFF

Sheriff Mike Tregre was joined by Governor John Bel Edwards and several elected officials statewide on April 30, 2021 to celebrate the grand opening of the St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office’s new Lloyd B. Johnson Law Enforcement Training Center at 947 Cambridge Drive in LaPlace.

New 2022 Public Safety Complex

St. John Parish opened a new public safety complex in April 2022 to increase police, fire and medical presence on the west bank.

Sgt. Jonathan Walker Receives 2021 Deputy Sheriff Valor Award

Sgt. Jonathan Walker was named the recipient of the Louisiana Sheriffs Association’s 2021 Deputy Sheriff Valor Award. Michael Ranatza, LSU executive director, presents the award. With them is Sheriff Mike Tregre.

SJSO's SWAT Tactical Training Facility

The SJSO’s SWAT team opened a new tactical training facility, in memory of Captain Octavio “Ox” Gonzalez, in August 2022.

National Read Across America Day

In celebration of National Read Across America each year, Sheriff Mike Tregre and officers enjoy reading and to students at local elementary schools.

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.

Learning about Drones at the Academy

A session on drones and robotics is among the highlights of the SJSO Citizens Academy.

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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Have You Seen This Woman?

On Saturday, October 1, 2022, the St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of Eat 21st Street in Reserve in reference to a homicide. The victim was shot several times and was pronounced deceased on scene.
Through investigation, detectives developed Ashley Marie Johnson-Washington (Pictured below) as the person responsible for the homicide.
Detectives determined that Washington fled the scene in a 2012 Kia Sorento (LA: 423FGL) that was last seen travelling eastbound on I-10 from LaPlace.
If contact is made with either the Kia or Washington, please use caution and contact Det. Ann Taylor of the St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division at 504-494-3714.
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Click link to view St. John arrests of September 29, 2022.
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Click link to view St. John arrests of September 28, 2022.
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Click link to view St. John arrests of September 27, 2022.
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