New Orleans Police

Newell Normand
July 30, 2018 - 6:34 pm
A mass shooting on South Claiborne over the weekend leaves three people dead and another seven people injured. This is unacceptable. My basic question - where's the outcry and outrage? Does it require other ingredients for people to get up in arms about this violence? This should be a call for...
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Scoot
July 30, 2018 - 11:15 am
New Orleans is the focus of the national news again; but this time, it is not positive. At about 8:30 pm Saturday night, ten people were shot - three dead and seven injured - in what police believe may be a targeted gang-related shooting. NOPD believes that one person in a large crowd was the...
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Chris Miller
July 28, 2018 - 11:24 pm
New Orleans Police are investigating a shooting at I-10 West and S. Carrollton, after the victim turned up at Causeway and Veterans in Metairie. "Initial reports show a female victim suffering multiple apparent gunshot wounds to the back," said NOPD spokesman Aaron Looney. "The victim was located...
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With cops across the country producing lip-sync videos, police in New Orleans are now in that number. "Some of our finest ladies in blue decided to join in on the law enforcement lip-sync challenge," the NOPD said in a news release. Video of NOPD's Finest Join Lip-Sync Challenge "Inspired...
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Chris Miller
July 27, 2018 - 12:33 pm
A shooting on Bourbon Street injured two men this morning, and a 26-year-old man is in custody. New Orleans Police say they had officers in the area of Bourbon and Conti streets this morning when the shots rang out shortly before 5:00 a.m. "Upon arrival, officers discovered two victims at the scene...
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Shots rang out early this morning in the French Quarter. "We are working a double shooting at the intersection of Bourbon and Conti streets," NOPD Public Information Officer Juan Barnes said in an email. "The incident occurred around 4:58 a.m" One man was shot in the leg, another in the stomach...
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Don Ames
July 26, 2018 - 9:23 am
New Orleans Police say four people, including two children, were injured when shots rang out in the Little Woods late Wednesday night. According to the NOPD, a man, a woman and two young girls, aged 5 and 7, were in a car at the intersection of N. I-10 Service Rd/Bullard Ave. when a red pickup...
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Don Ames
July 22, 2018 - 12:06 pm
New Orleans Police are investigating the shooting of a young child early Sunday morning. According to the NOPD, it took place in the 3600 block of Garden Oaks Drive in Algiers, shortly after midnight. Police say an 8-year-old boy was shot in the upper-back while outside on a third-floor balcony. An...
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New Orleans Police say a Sunday night carjacking in the Marigny included the criminals demanding a woman take off her clothes. It happened around 11:00pm in the 2200 block of Decatur Street. "The victims were sitting inside their vehicle when they were approached by three unknown black males inside...
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Don Ames
June 17, 2018 - 6:08 am
New Orleans Police are investigating an early Sunday morning hit-and-run that left one man dead. The crash happened about 4:30 a.m., in the 13800 block of Chef Menteur Highway. The victim's identity has yet to be released. No further details are available at this time. Anyone with information on...
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