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Tactical Training Center To Be Built

Tactical Training Center To Be Built

The St. John Sheriff's Office held a groundbreaking ceremony for a new tactical training facility on Friday, June 11, 2021 at Patrol Headquarters in LaPlace. This new 6,000 sq. ft. facility, which will be built behind patrol headquarters, replaces the 18-year-old...

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New Field Training Officers Receive Certification

New Field Training Officers Receive Certification

Sheriff Mike Tregre announced seven senior patrol officers graduated June 4, 2021 from the St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office’s Field Training Officers third class. These newly certified FTOs will now help new patrol deputies navigate their way through the first few...

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Opportunity Now Graduates Recognized

Opportunity Now Graduates Recognized

The St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office recognized nine inmates who successfully completed the Opportunity Now Re-Entry Program at a graduation ceremony May 20, 2021 at the Sherman Walker Correctional Facility in LaPlace. Warden Gordon Jeffcoat and Assistant Warden Geo...

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DARE Wraps Up at Local Schools

DARE Wraps Up at Local Schools

Sgt. Danielle Falgoust and Captain Marshall Carmouche were excited to award certificates to several fifth graders who successfully completed the Drug Abuse Resistance Education program this month. Sgt. Falgoust was the DARE instructor at Lake Pontchartrain Elementary,...

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SJSO Recognizes its New POST Graduates

SJSO Recognizes its New POST Graduates

St. John Sheriff Mike Tregre is proud to announce that two of his officers were among 15 graduates of the Peace Officer Standards and Training program (POST) conducted at the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Training Facility in Luling. The 15-week program included...

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Paying Tribute To Our Fallen Officers

Paying Tribute To Our Fallen Officers

St. John Sheriff Mike Tregre hosted May 13, 2021 the annual memorial program honoring the fallen finest of the St. John Parish Sheriff’s Office. Joining officers for the ceremony at the Lloyd B. Johnson Law Enforcement Training Center in LaPlace were families of the...

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West St. John Senior Wins Scholarship

West St. John Senior Wins Scholarship

Sheriff Mike Tregre had the pleasure of presenting J’Nyiah Sorapuru with the 2021-22 academic scholarship from the Louisiana Sheriffs’ Scholarship Program. J’Nyiah, a 2021 graduate of West St. John High School in Edgard, plans to attend the University of Louisiana at...

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