NOPD

Dominique Bonney
Jim Hanzo
December 05, 2019 - 1:52 pm
NOPD officers are searching a man who is wanted in connection with an armed carjacking incident that occurred in the 200 block of South Villere Street. The victim told police that last Sunday, around 10:18 a.m., he was cleaning the windows on his vehicle when he was approached by an unknown black...
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DNA lab
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Thomas Perumean
December 04, 2019 - 6:49 am
The New Orleans Police Department is set to significantly boost its crime-solving power in the new year. Superintendent Shaun Ferguson says the department is prepared to begin construction of its own crime lab, complete with DNA analysis, to speed up the processing of forensic evidence gathered...
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Chris Miller
December 04, 2019 - 4:38 am
New Orleans Police are investigating two homicides that happened in separate overnight incidents. Shortly before 2:30 a.m., police were called because of a shooting in the 2300 block of St. Anthony Street. "Upon arrival, they discovered an unknown adult male victim unresponsive at a residence...
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narcotics and weapons
Jim Hanzo
December 02, 2019 - 5:23 pm
NOPD officers have arrested several suspects in connection with multiple narcotics and firearm violations that occurred in the Second District. During the month of November, Second District task force officers, along with the Jefferson Parish narcotics division, conducted a joint surveillance...
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Chris Miller
December 02, 2019 - 12:36 pm
The NOPD says the FBI has joined the investigation into ten people being shot on Canal Street early Sunday as a crowd of people enjoyed downtown after the Bayou Classic. New Orleans Police Superintendent Shaun Ferguson says it appears two groups of people from out of town had some kind of problem...
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Jim Hanzo
December 01, 2019 - 7:42 pm
The NOPD is investigating a homicide that left two people dead and two others injured. It happened today around 12:30 p.m. in the 2000 block of North Dorgenois Street. Officers responded to a call of an aggravated battery by shooting in the block with four victims. Upon arrival, officers discovered...
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Woman rob store with Taser
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
November 28, 2019 - 9:21 am
New Orleans police say three women armed with nontraditional weapons held up a store in the 400 block of North Peters in the French Quarter. "One suspect produced a Taser, second suspect produced brass knuckles and made threats toward store manager and security guard," according to police reports...
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Jim Hanzo
November 27, 2019 - 9:11 pm
The NOPD is investigating a homicide that occurred this evening. Police say it happened at the intersection of Gordon and North Robertson streets. At about 6:44 p.m., the NOPD received a call of an aggravated battery by shooting at the location. NOPD Fifth District officers arrived at the scene and...
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