DANIEL EDWARDS, Sheriff
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As your sheriff, it is my intention to provide the citizens of Tangipahoa Parish the information they need about the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office. This website is very informative and I hope it helps you understand a little more about the work we do and the dedication and commitment of the men and women who serve our parish.
Daniel Edwards, Sheriff
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Sheriff Edwards announces that the Louisiana Sheriffs' Scholarship Program Underway
The Louisiana Sheriffs’ Scholarship Program will award scholarships providing assistance to worthy Louisiana students in furthering their education and training with resources made available through the Louisiana Sheriffs’ Honorary Membership Program.
Sheriff Edwards would like to announce Kentwood High School student Aisha Liane Cook and St. Thomas Aquinins Highschool student Juan Jose Valenzuela Jr. as the Scholarship winners.
Both sutdent s plan to attend a Louisiana College to further their educaiton.
A sincere congratulations to all of the senior's graduating this year and a special acknowekdgement to Aisha and Juan!
2013 Scholarship Application
The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for Corrections Officers. Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including NWH. Required skills: Must have basic computer & report writing skills, good communication skills, ability to climb stairs and stand for extended periods of time. Requirements: Must be at least 18, HS diploma or equivalent, and must be able to pass background, credit and drug screening. TPSO is an equal employment opportunity employer. You must apply for this position in person at either of our locations in Amite or Hammond, LA. Questions 985-902-2063.