Sex Crimes

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Sex crimes are among the most distressing and damaging of crimes. As a result of their criminal acts, sexual offenders can cause unyielding and severe emotional, physical, and psychological suffering on their victims. The results can be enduring, and the healing process can be a difficult journey.

The 22nd Judicial District District Attorney’s Office recognizes this and actively pursues justice for victims of sexual crimes. Our Office has accomplished, trained attorneys dedicated exclusively to the review of sex crimes cases for adults and juveniles. We handle such cases as: carnal knowledge, felony physical child abuse, child pornography, computer aided solicitation, obscenity and sex offenders who fail to register with local law enforcement authorities.Read More


Collin Sims, Chief of Criminal

Email: attention Sex Crimes

St. Tammany – (985) 809-8383
Washington – (985) 839-6711

The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s office provides further information on this community notification website. Or contact the awareness program.


I was just sexually abused. What should I do?

I was sexually abused in the past, but I never reported it. Is there anything I can do?

I am not sure if what happened to me is a sexual abuse. What should I do?

I am not sure I can talk about what happened to me.

What happens when an arrest is made?

I never saw the face of the person who attacked me. Should I still report this?