St. John Parish Sheriff's Office

MICHAEL TREGRE – SHERIFF

2022 Officer of the Year - Brian Kennedy Jr.

Brian Kennedy Jr. with Officer of the Year Sponsor Judge Mary Becnel and Becnel Professional Buildings and Sheriff Mike Tregre

Your Career with SJPSO

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

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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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. 

Louisiana Sheriff's Association Scholarship

Applications due by March 31st, 2023

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St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office
St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office17 hours ago
LSA Scholarship Program is Accepting Applications
High school seniors from St. John the Baptist Parish are invited to apply for the Louisiana Sheriffs' Association Scholarship.
The LSA will award scholarships providing assistance to worthy Louisiana students in furthering their education and training with resources made available through the Louisiana Sheriffs' Honorary Membership Program. Applicants must attend a Louisiana school.
Applications MUST ONLY be submitted to the sheriff of the parish of applicants' residence and are ONLY accepted from February 1 through April 1 of each year. An applicant must be eligible for admission to the Louisiana school indicated on the application.
Eligible graduating seniors living in St. John Parish may complete the online application and return it to SJSO. For the application, click
https://stjohnsheriff.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/scholarshipapp.pdf
For more information on the scholarhship, visit the LSA website, http://bit.ly/3wGlkjV
St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office
St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office20 hours ago
Click link to view St. John arrests for January 31, 2023.
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St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office
St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office2 days ago
Click link to view St. John arrests of January 30, 2023. https://bit.ly/3JxR3eG
St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office
St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office3 days ago
Click link to view St. John arrests of January 27-29, 2023. http://bit.ly/3JrDzRJ