New Orleans Police

Don Ames
June 02, 2018 - 1:24 pm
New Orleans police say a 7-year-old girl was shot in the neck Friday in Mid-City. According to the NOPD, the shooting took place in the 400 block of S. White Street around just before 7 p.m. A preliminary police report said the girl was shot once in the neck by another child who was playing with a...
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Don Ames
June 02, 2018 - 4:13 am
New Orleans police are investigating a Friday night shooting that took the life of an adult male. Sixth District officers were flagged down around 7:20 p.m. in the 2400 block of South Derbigny Street. The officers found an adult male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at...
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Don Ames
May 19, 2018 - 8:37 am
New Orleans Police say two people were hospitalized early Saturday morning after gunfire broke out between two groups arguing in a Bourbon Street bar. The argument spilled out into the 800 block of Toulouse Street about 2:15 a.m. Saturday An NOPD spokesman says the bar argument between the two...
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Don Ames
May 06, 2018 - 6:19 am
New Orleans Police say are three people were injured in a French Quarter shooting early Sunday morning. It happened in the 1100 block of Decatur Street shortly after 2 a.m. Officials did not give the gender or condition of any of the victims injured. A witness near the scene told a New Orleans...
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Don Ames
April 15, 2018 - 6:09 am
New Orleans Police are investigating a double shooting that occurred Sunday morning in the 3400 block of New Orleans Street. Police say two cousins, a 23-year-old female and a 7-year-old male, were wounded. According to a police report, the victims were asleep in their house when they heard a loud...
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Don Ames
April 05, 2018 - 10:24 pm
The NOPD announced Thursday that a second victim has died from wounds suffered in a Wednesday quadruple shooting that killed another man and wounded a 1-year-old child. Police say a woman and a 17-month-old child were the lone survivors in the Algiers shooting incident. The New Orleans Police...
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Don Ames
February 17, 2018 - 12:26 pm
New Orleans Police are investigating a fatal double shooting that occurred late Saturday morning in Treme The shooting took place about 11:30 a.m., at the intersection of St. Ann and North Prieur streets. The male victims were found with multiple gunshot wounds to the upper body and died at the...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
February 16, 2018 - 11:11 am
Cops say a man angry with an RTA bus driver for not stopping in the middle of the a block, opened fire inside the bus. "Officers spoke with the victim, who said that he was driving an RTA bus when he picked up a rider who he described as acting in a suspicious manner," NOPD said in a news release...
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Don Ames
February 13, 2018 - 5:40 pm
Gunfire in the CBD and Uptown marred Mardi Gras festivities Tuesday afternoon. Police say two men were shot about 3:15 today at Union and Carondelet in the CBD. A police source told WWL-TV that one man was shot in the head, and was in critical condition. The other victim, a juvenile male, was shot...
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January 21, 2018 - 9:35 am
A Sunday morning crash on I-10 in New Orleans East claimed the life of one person and injured three others. New Orleans Police say the crash happened around 4:52 a.m. Seventh District officers said they were called out after hearing there was an overturned vehicle on I-10 West at the Morrison Road...
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