NOPD

Chris Miller
August 22, 2019 - 6:05 pm
New Orleans Police homicide detectives are investigating a fatal shooting in the 6700 block of Chef Menteur Highway. Police say shortly before 6:00 p.m. Thursday, officers found two male victims suffering from gunshot wounds in that area. Anyone who has information should call Crimestoppers at (504...
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Thomas Perumean
August 20, 2019 - 10:31 am
The Bourbon Street Drinkery was grooving over the weekend when the band broke out with the L'il Nas X-Billy Ray Cyrus hit "Old Town Road". As the bar started to move with the music a guest dropped in unexpectedly. Ace, the New Orleans Police Horse, stuck his head in the door and started to groove...
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Chris Miller
August 19, 2019 - 11:09 am
UPDATE: As of 11:43 a.m., NOPD reports the I-10 east-bound has reopened The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a crash on I-10 near the Twin Spans that ended up involving one of their units. The east-bound lanes have been closed at I-510 while officers investigate. "At about 8:48 a.m.,...
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Chris Miller
August 17, 2019 - 4:31 pm
The New Orleans Police Department is asking for the public's help in finding a missing 84-year-old man and his 48-year-old son. Complicating the case is that the father suffers from Alzheimer's disease, and the son is diagnosed with autism. Police say Marion Winn and his son, Rendell Winn, were...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
August 14, 2019 - 9:29 am
On the heels of New Orleans Police making an arrest in the Andy Dick assault case, new revelations have surfaced which have thrown the case in a new direction and may result in the opening of a fresh investigation. Court filings show suspect David Hale told investigators Dick grabbed his genitals...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
August 12, 2019 - 9:52 pm
NOTE: To watch above video; click play, then click Watch this video on YouTube. Cops are looking into claims that a national comedian was knocked unconscious during a trip to perform in New Orleans. "The NOPD is investigating a possible assault involving in individual identified as Andy Dick,"...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
August 12, 2019 - 9:52 pm
NOTE: To watch above video; click play, then click Watch this video on YouTube. ( WWL ) - Cops are looking into claims that a national comedian was knocked unconscious during a trip to perform in New Orleans. "The NOPD is investigating a possible assault involving in individual identified as Andy...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
August 12, 2019 - 6:21 am
UPDATE: At 8:18am, we received notice from NOPD that Meghan "McFadden has been located and is in good health." Police did not share any further information. New Orleans Police are asking for help locating a woman who disappeared after the Red Dress Run in the French Quarter. "The NOPD is seeking...
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Thomas Perumean
August 12, 2019 - 5:32 am
NOPD's 1980s era records system, MOTION, is now a thing of the past. It has been replaced by CASTNet. Coming on line last month, CASTNet is a modern software system capable of querying arrest, prosecution and court records from multiple local and statewide databases. CASTNet, can access information...
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Jim Hanzo
August 11, 2019 - 5:12 pm
New Orleans Police investigated a traffic fatality that happened on the Westbank, in Algiers. The accident happened this morning around 10:45 a.m., at the intersection of General Meyer Avenue and Woodland Drive. When cops arrived they discovered a male victim deceased at the location. Officers...
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