The St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office

Division Directory

Parish Prison

LA Sheriff’s Scholarship Program

The Louisiana Sheriffs’ Scholarship Program will award scholarships providing assistance to worthy Louisiana students in furthering their education

Night Out Against Crime

On the 3rd Tuesday of each October, many neighborhood parties are held throughout St. John Parish they join with communities nationwide for the Annual National Night Out event.

Report A Crime

Help us protect your neighborhood.

Compliments & Complaints

We encourage you to send complements and complaints to us.

Mission Statement


Our mission is to improve the quality of life in our parish. We will protect life and property through partnership with our communities. We respect the rights of all citizens by upholding the U.S. Constitution and the Law of Louisiana. We will perform our duties by adhering to our core beliefs:

Integrity, Professionalism, Compassion and Fairness.

We have Integrity

“We are committed to the highest moral standards and ethical conduct.
We earn public trust through honesty and truthfulness.”

We are Professional

“We are committed to provide quality service by being fair and consistent. We serve as role models by projecting a positive image through pride and teamwork. We are accountable to ourselves and to the public we serve.”

We are Compassionate

“We are committed to respond to everyone’s needs by being courteous, caring, supportive and

We are Fair

“We are committed to provide consistent impartial service, mutual respect, and understanding without prejudice.”