New Orleans Police

Don Ames
October 05, 2019 - 5:52 am
A shoplifting incident at Saks Fifth Avenue on Canal Street became an officer-involved shooting Friday evening. NOPD Superintendent Shaun Ferguson says a probation and parole agent was working a private security detail at Saks Fifth Avenue along with a levee board officer when the shooting took...
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Don Ames
September 29, 2019 - 6:55 am
A woman was shot while driving on the interstate past downtown New Orleans Saturday. According to the NOPD, the unidentified 43-year-old woman arrived at the hospital overnight Saturday suffering from three gunshot wound to her backside. She was hospitalized early Saturday morning. The police were...
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Don Ames
September 21, 2019 - 1:53 pm
New Orleans Police say four people were shot Saturday morning in the St. Claude neighborhood. Police say the shooting took place near the intersection of Poland and Saint Claude avenues. The NOPD learned of the incident about 9:10 a.m. Officers arrived at the scene to find multiple gunshot wound...
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Don Ames
September 21, 2019 - 1:00 pm
The NOPD says five of the six people shot late Friday night in Mid-City were juveniles ages 15-17 and include one teenager who died from his wounds at the scene. It happened about 10:30 p.m. at the intersection of City Park Avenue and Canal Boulevard. Officers responded to the scene after they...
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Don Ames
September 14, 2019 - 2:01 pm
New Orleans Police say a motorcyclist was thrown from his bike to his death after striking a guardrail on the I-10 just before midnight Friday night. The NOPD responded to the call just before midnight Friday. The driver was reportedly traveling westbound on the interstate when his motorcycle...
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Don Ames
August 24, 2019 - 9:26 am
Police says a man was killed Friday night in a shooting in New Orleans East. According to officials, Seventh District police received a call of shots fired around 9:15 p.m. in the 14000 block of Peltier Drive, between Dwyer Boulevard and Chef Menteur Highway. When they arrived at the dead end...
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Don Ames
August 17, 2019 - 12:01 pm
Jesuit High School officials say several of the school's football players and coaches had their vehicles broken into this week during team practice. Nine students and two coaches reported having their car windows smashed Thursday night. The team parked their cars at the Mid-City school, then took a...
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Don Ames
August 03, 2019 - 11:57 am
New Orleans Police say a man was arrested early Saturday morning after a violent knife fight with a woman in which both parties suffered stab wounds. Investigators say the stabbings took place in the 41100 block of Cadillac Street shortly before 1 a.m. in the St. Bernard area, a residential...
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Don Ames
July 28, 2019 - 10:29 am
A motorcyclist was killed in New Orleans Saturday night after he crashed crashing into a vehicle entering an intersection. The NOPD responded to the crash at St. Claude Avenue and Egania Street just before 10:30 p.m. According to investigators, a 38-year-old woman driving a Honda Accord pulled into...
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Don Ames
July 27, 2019 - 9:46 am
The NOPD is investigating Saturday morning murders in St. Claude and Central City. A shooting that occurred in the 1200 block of Louisa Street left an adult male dead. About 1:15 a.m., Fifth District officers responded to a call of an aggravated battery by shooting in the area. The victim was...
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