New Orleans Police

Don Ames
February 16, 2019 - 11:46 am
New Orleans Police are working an apparent Saturday morning murder in the 600 block of Austerlitz Street. Shortly after 7 am, an adult male victim was found inside of a pickup truck, suffering from an apparent gun shot wound to the head. The victim was pronounced dead on the scene. The incident was...
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Don Ames
February 16, 2019 - 9:44 am
New Orleans Police are investigating an early Saturday morning shooting that left one man dead. The shooting occurred near the intersection of South Claiborne Avenue and Canal Street, around 4:30 a.m. According to NOPD, the victim man was found lying face down under the I-10 overpass. He had...
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Don Ames
February 10, 2019 - 11:23 am
New Orleans Police are currently investigating a Sunday morning homicide. According to the NOPD, a man living in a homeless encampment was fatally shot near the intersection of Canal St. and N. Claiborne. It happened about 7:30 a.m. The unidentified victim died just feet from the tent where he...
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Don Ames
February 10, 2019 - 8:59 am
New Orleans Police are currently investigating a Sunday morning homicide. According to the NOPD, a male victim was fatally shot near the intersection of Canal St. and N. Claiborne. It happened about 8 a.m. Police say the victim sustained multiple gunshot wounds to the body. Additional information...
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Chris Miller
February 06, 2019 - 4:44 pm
New Orleans Police are looking for an aggravated battery suspect after a dispute over who should have been watching a video machine in a French Quarter business. "The victim told police that on January 31, 2019, around 1:30 a.m., she was at a business located in the 500 block of Bourbon Street when...
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Don Ames
February 02, 2019 - 9:41 am
New Orleans Police say they are investigating a double shooting that occurred early Saturday morning in New Orleans East. According to police report, a male and female victim were shot multiple times, shortly before 2 a.m. Police say two men were invited into the victims' hotel room in the 8400...
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Chris Miller
January 27, 2019 - 10:48 pm
New Orleans Police homicide detectives are investigating a fatal shooting in the 6400 block of the I-10 Service Road in New Orleans East. Police say shortly after 3:00 p.m. Sunday, officers were sent to investigate a call of a shooting in that location. "Upon arrival, officers discovered an adult...
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Don Ames
January 27, 2019 - 1:38 pm
New Orleans Police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred in the Fourth District Sunday afternoon. The NOPD received a call about 12:50 p.m. reporting shots fired near the intersection of Diana and Verret streets. Officers arrived to find a male victim suffering from an undetermined...
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January 24, 2019 - 9:11 pm
New Orleans Police Officers are investigating two separate Thursday night homicides. The NOPD said officers were on the scene of fatal shootings in the Lower 9th Ward and Central City. The first shooting was reported around 7 p.m. Officers responding to reports of shots fired in the area found an...
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Chris Miller
January 23, 2019 - 10:55 am
Days after being sworn in as Superintendent of New Orleans Police, Shaun Ferguson's son was arrested after surrendering to authorities in connection with a domestic dispute. A police spokesman says the case involving Shane Ferguson will be investigated as it would any other case, WWL-TV reported...
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