New Orleans Police

Don Ames
June 30, 2019 - 10:36 am
New Orleans Police say a man has died after being shot in the French Quarter early Sunday morning. The shooting took place in the 900 block of St. Louis Street, about 4:15 a.m. According to initial reports given to police, a white female approached the victim, a black man, and the two got into a...
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Don Ames
June 16, 2019 - 7:55 am
New Orleans Police are investigating a homicide that claimed the life of an adult female Saturday night. Sixth District officers responded to a call of an aggravated battery by shooting just after 8 p.m. in the 2800 block of Magnolia Street. They found two adult females, ages 25 and 27, suffering...
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Don Ames
May 25, 2019 - 2:25 pm
New Orleans Police are investigating the second murder of the day in the city. This one occurred early Saturday afternoon in the 2200 block of North Galvez Street. Initial reports from the NOPD show one male victim suffered from a gunshot wound at that location. The victim was pronounced dead on...
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Don Ames
May 25, 2019 - 7:30 am
New Orleans Police are investigating a homicide that claimed the life of an adult male overnight in the Fifth District. Around 12:11 a.m. Saturday, Fifth District officers responded to a call of an aggravated battery by shooting in the 2400 block of A P Tureaud Avenue. They arrived to find a man...
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Don Ames
May 23, 2019 - 10:26 pm
New Orleans Police say a 36-year-old woman has been arrested for killing a Danish tourist visiting the city. Brandy Myles is facing a second-degree murder charge in the death of 44-year-old Poul Hansen. Hansen was found May 18, shot in the head in New Orleans East. Police say he was shot to death...
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Chris Miller
May 21, 2019 - 12:05 pm
A Danish war veteran of Afghanistan and Iraq was murdered while vacationing in New Orleans, according to Danish media reports, said The New Orleans Advocate . Danish media reports Poul Hansen was shot to death over the weekend. He had been staying at a motel in the 6300 block of Chef Menteur...
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Don Ames
May 18, 2019 - 12:47 pm
New Orleans Police responded to a call of aggravated battery by shooting Saturday morning in New Orleans East. The NOPD says they received a call about a shooting in the 4200 block of America Street around 6 a.m. Saturday. When they arrived, officers found a man lying in the street with an apparent...
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Don Ames
May 18, 2019 - 11:16 am
New Orleans Police are investigating a Saturday morning motorcycle crash on I-10 West that took the life of an unidentified male. It happened about 4:00 a.m., on Interstate I-10 West, near the intersections of Tulane Avenue and Airline Highway. Investigators determined that the man operating the...
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Scoot
April 17, 2019 - 12:02 pm
French Quarter Fest 2019 attracted large crowds on a weekend with nearly perfect weather. With a minimal number of incidents, it is fair to say that this year’s French Quarter Fest was a huge success for both the city and those in attendance. If you were there for one or all of the days of the fest...
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Don Ames
April 11, 2019 - 10:01 pm
Click here to watch video and get updated information... A New Orleans Police Officer was shot in Mid-City Thursday night. The officer was shot in the leg and taken to the hospital by ambulance, according to New Orleans Police Department officials. A New Orleans EMS spokesperson says the officer's...
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