New Orleans Police

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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Don Ames
January 13, 2019 - 6:58 am
New Orleans Police are investigating the late Saturday night shooting of a young girl in eastern New Orleans. Seventh District officers responded to a call of an aggravated battery by shooting in the 6700 block of Bundy Road at about 11:00 p.m. When they arrived, they found a 9-year-old female...
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Don Ames
January 05, 2019 - 1:56 pm
New Orleans Police are investigating two overnight armed robberies involving cab drivers. The incidents took place about five hours apart. Police say the first armed robbery occurred near Monticello Avenue and the Earhart Expressway around midnight. After a cab driver took three men to that...
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Don Ames
December 30, 2018 - 7:14 am
New Orleans Police have arrested a man in connection with Saturday morning's fatal stabbing of a homeless man in the French Quarter. NOPD officials say 30-year-old Quinten Passantino was arrested Saturday afternoon and booked into the Orleans Parish Justice Center for second degree murder. Officers...
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December 27, 2018 - 9:04 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans police say a 14-year-old who told investigators he'd been grazed by a bullet has been arrested on charges accusing him of a hit-and-run in a stolen car. A police news release Thursday said officers were called on Christmas Day to the boy's home. He told them he'd been...
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Chris Miller
December 25, 2018 - 6:47 pm
Two people are dead in multiple shootings across New Orleans, police say. New Orleans Police say a shooting Algiers left one victim dead early Christmas evening. It happened shortly before 5:30 near General Myers Ave. and Casmire Street in Algiers. Police say a woman was also shot at the scene. It...
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Don Ames
December 16, 2018 - 9:59 am
The NOPD is investigating the Sunday morning shooting death of an unidentified adult female. About 5:15 a.m., NOPD Seventh District officers were advised that a concerned citizen had called to report an unknown person was down on the side of Lake Forest Boulevard, in the grassy area near Bullard...
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