Detectives looking for individual(s) responsible for vehicle burglaries

April 10th, 2014

St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s help in identifying the individual(s) responsible for burglarizing several cars over the weekend. During the early morning hours of Sunday, April 06, numerous vehicles were burglarized in the subdivisions of Hidden Pines and Monterey in Mandeville. All of the burglarized vehicles were unlocked. A possible [...]

Child located after reported missing in Abita Springs

April 10th, 2014

A 6-year-old child reported missing Wednesday evening was located locked inside a neighbor’s bathroom. Shortly before 6 p.m. Wednesday, the mother of a 6-year-old Abita Springs boy called 911 to report her son was missing.  She told deputies the child was playing outside their home when she went inside briefly to use the restroom.  When [...]

Plant thief identified

April 9th, 2014

St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office detectives have identified the man who was recently caught on video stealing plants from the entrance of two Slidell-area subdivisions. George W. Franck III (DOB 12/05/1966, 35434 Melody Lane, Slidell) was issued a summons Wednesday for two counts of misdemeanor theft. Franck was brought in for questioning and confessed to [...]

Jail bookings March 31 – April 6

April 7th, 2014

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Deputy Sheriff’s Association donates $1,000 to Muscular Dystrophy fundraiser

April 3rd, 2014

The St. Tammany Parish Deputy Sheriff’s Association recently donated $1,000 to Covington Lowe’s store’s Muscular Dystrophy fundraising drive. Lowe’s, a long-time supporter of the Deputies Association’s annual Senior Citizens Christmas luncheon, recently began raising money for their annual Muscular Dystrophy fund drive. The Deputies Association voted at its last meeting to make a $1,000 donation [...]

Sheriff’s office receives Distinguished Budget Award

April 3rd, 2014

Sheriff Jack Strain is extremely proud to announce that the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s office with their Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for fiscal year 2013. GFOA bestows this award annually to public entities whose budget documents meet the highest principles of [...]

Jail bookings March 24-30

March 31st, 2014

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Detectives looking for man wanted for weekend shooting

March 31st, 2014

St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s detectives are looking for a man wanted in a shooting that occurred over the weekend in the Abita Nursery Subdivision near Covington. Deputies were dispatched late Saturday night to the area of Eden Street and Spruce Street in reference to gun shots being heard. Moments later deputies were dispatched to St. [...]

Jail bookings March 17-23

March 24th, 2014

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Sheriff’s office searching for missing woman

March 20th, 2014

**Yvone Morel was located in Ball, La. (north of Alexandria) on Thursday, March 21. She appears to be in good health and in the custody of law enforcement there. Our detectives and her family members are en route to that location to meet with her.  Thank you to everyone who shared the post. Yvone Morel, [...]