School Bus Safety

Each school year is an exciting time for children to make new friends, learn new things, and for some, ride the school bus. Every day approximately 20 million students use school buses as transportation to and from school. Although school buses represent the safest...

Bullying Protection Tips

Protecting your child against Bullies Compared to all of the things kids can become involved in this day and age, bullying behavior might seem to be insignificant. But, it isn’t.  More than 160,000 kids skip school every day because of bullying. What is...

Halloween Safety Tips

Recommended Trick or Treating Hours in St John Parish are Wednesday, October 31st, 2018  from  6:00pm   to 8:30pm   Before Halloween Halloween Street Safety Taking the "Boo" out of Halloween For Parents Only – As an added...

Holiday Shopper Advice

Sheriff Mike Tregre advises shoppers, Personal safety is a must this holiday season Shoppers are making their lists and checking them twice. But, they are probably neglecting to check their safety. Just how safe is shopping at this time of the year? Perhaps not nearly...

Home Security Advice

Sheriff Mike Tregre cautions, “Protect your family and home from intruders”. Don’t let the hustle and bustle of the holiday season make you careless in protecting your home from potential criminals. Criminals take advantage of the holiday season...

Hunting Safety Advice

Hunting. It has been around for thousands of years. It is as much a part of Louisiana culture as are the moss draped oaks and festivals celebrating our way of life. But just as hunting can be challenging and invigorating, so can it be very dangerous as well, says...