Because corrupt public servants undermine the public’s confidence in their government, every citizen is victimized by a dishonest public servant. It is vital that whenever members of the public become aware of public corruption, they report it promptly. Every allegation will be taken seriously and will be reviewed by the District Attorney. Any member of the public with information about a crime committed by a public servant should call the District Attorney’s Office at 985-652-9757.
Q: I am a business owner and I think a Parish Inspector or elected official just tried to shake me down for money. What should I do?
A: If you believe that a St John Parish employee or elected official is soliciting a bribe or is trying to take advantage of his or her position as a public servant, you should call the District Attorney's Office at 985-652-9757.
Q: What should I do if I have information about a public employee or elected official who is committing a crime related to his or her job?
A: If you become aware of criminal conduct being committed by a public employee or elected official and it relates to that employee's job as a public servant, you should call the District Attorney’s Office at 985-652-9757.