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.

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.

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.

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.

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 Office2 months ago
Click link to view St. John arrests of January 5-7, 2024.
https://bit.ly/47zYevu
St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office
St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office2 months ago
Firearms Familiarization Class for Women Set
The St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office will present a firearms familiarization class for women on Wednesdays, January 10, February 7 and 28, 2023 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Lloyd B. Johnson Law Enforcement Training Center, 947 Cambridge Drive, in LaPlace.
Each session will cover basic fundamentals of marksmanship, safe handgun handling, and allow participants to fire a semi-auto handgun. No outside firearms or ammunition are permitted for the sessions.
The cost is $40. Registration is first come, first serve; there is no waiting list. As more dates become available, we will post on FB. To register or for more information, visit
https://bit.ly/3S9Hqqw
St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office
St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office2 months ago
WEATHER CLOSURE ANNOUNCEMENT

The safety of our employees and students is paramount to us. Tomorrow morning inclement weather may cause unsafe road conditions for our buses and employees. Therefore, on Monday, January 8, 2024 all St. John Schools will operate under an early release schedule, and all after school activities are canceled. Please see the 3-hour early release schedule below. In addition, all office buildings will close at 12pm. Classes will resume at normal start times on Tuesday, January 9, 2024.

https://4.files.edl.io/fcca/09/26/23/164058-9a0f1da4-9536-4719-9986-633cea50f728.pdf
St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office
St John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office2 months ago
Click link to view St. John arrests of January 4, 2024.
https://bit.ly/41MoEIR