Tagged: "christmas"


Shop With a Cop event a huge success

For a video of the event, see https://vimeo.com/115186435 And for more photos, see https://www.flickr.com/photos/72504812@N08/sets/72157647559059803/​ The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office held its first “Shop With a Cop” event in Slidell Saturday.  The smiles, laughter and joyful tears seen throughout the day were a very good indication that it certainly won’t be the last. The event was a tremendous success, and plans are already underway to make it an annual tradition. After participation…

Deputies to take local children on Christmas shopping spree

After funding from another organization fell through, the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office stepped in to see that some local children did not go without gifts this holiday season.   Sheriff's Office employees have committed to sponsoring approximately 65 children for the "Shop With a Cop" program.  The children were all referred to the Sheriff's office by the Youth Service Bureau. This Saturday, deputies will serve the children a pancake…