New Orleans Police Department

Chris Miller
May 21, 2019 - 8:44 pm
New Orleans Police homicide detectives are investigating a triple shooting with one fatality in Algiers Tuesday afternoon. It happened near the intersection of Michael Street and General Meyer Ave. Police say shortly after 2:oo p.m., officers were sent to investigate a call of a shooting in that...
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Chris Miller
May 17, 2019 - 11:08 am
New Orleans Police officials say they are investigating an incident in New Orleans East where an officer reported being in mortal danger. It happened in the 6800 block of Parc Brittany Boulevard off of Lake Forest. Police say no officers were injured, but one suspect is dead. Around 10 a.m., police...
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Chris Miller
May 16, 2019 - 1:30 pm
New Orleans Police is investigating a vehicle crash in New Orleans East that involved a school bus. Police say a bus and a motorcycle collided at Martin Drive and North I-10 Service Road. "The motorcyclist is being treated for injuries," New Orleans Police spokesman Aaron Looney said in an email. "...
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Don Ames
May 05, 2019 - 7:50 am
The New Orleans Police Department called a SWAT roll in the Fifth District Saturday afternoon, after a subject barricaded himself inside his home. Fifth District officers responded to a report of shots fired in the 1400 block of St. Anthony Street around 2:40 p.m. When officers arrived, they...
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April 27, 2019 - 10:21 pm
New Orleans Police say a man riding a motorcycle was killed in a crash on Wisner Boulevard not far from Esplanade Ave. It happened shortly before 7 p.m. "The motorcyclist was travelling northbound on Wisner Boulevard near Esplanade Avenue. For unknown reasons, he apparently lost control and struck...
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Chris Miller
April 25, 2019 - 3:18 pm
A school bust was stolen from a parking lot in New Orleans East early Wednesday morning, and the New Orleans Police Department is asking the public for help finding it. "At about 1:00 a.m., a Thomas school bus owned by Atlantic & Southern Transportation Company was stolen from a parking lot in...
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Chris Miller
April 19, 2019 - 12:46 pm
New Orleans Police are investigating a shooting death that happened early this morning in St. Roch. According to police, a homeowner in the 2300 block of Franklin Ave. heard an alarm indicating his shed had been broken into. Cops say the homeowner armed himself with two handguns and went outside to...
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Chris Miller
April 16, 2019 - 6:21 pm
New Orleans Police are investigating a reported kidnapping that happened last night in Mid City. Police say the suspect was waiting or his victim, a woman, outside her job near Iberville and N. Telemachus streets. "When the victim exited her job and got into the vehicle with a friend, the suspect...
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Chris Miller
April 16, 2019 - 1:03 pm
The New Orleans Police Department is checking to see if any department policies about use of force were violated in an incident involving the Eighth District Commander. The video that has been shared on social media shows police breaking up a fight at North Peters and Bienville Streets. In it, NOPD...
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Chris Miller
April 13, 2019 - 7:40 pm
The New Orleans Police department is looking for the driver of a ridesharing vehicle that a woman says robbed her last month. It happened March 28 in the 1000 block of Loyola Ave. "The victim believed the vehicle pictured above was a rideshare vehicle she has requested," said police. "The victim...
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