Officer Involved Shooting

Levee Police
Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
February 16, 2020 - 4:23 pm
Levee district police officer involved shooting reported near UNO Lakefront Arean on Lakeshore Drive near Franklin.
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
January 25, 2020 - 6:44 pm
New Orleans Police to review multiple video sources of officer involved shooting of suspect in the French Quarter Saturday.
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
October 28, 2019 - 10:14 pm
Cops shot a suspect today in New Orleans Holy Cross neighborhood. "The NOPD is investigating an officer-involved shooting," Public Information Officer Gary Scheets said in an email. "At 5:28 p.m. Fifth District officers responded to a call for service in the 1000 block of Deslonde Street." He says...
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NOPD Chief Shaun Ferguson held a news conference today to show body cam video of the shooting where one cop was wounded and two suspects were shot after an armed robbery at the CVS on Prytania Street last week. He stressed that officers had no choice but to return fire in this case and three others...
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After this week's incident where a cop was shot and NOPD officers shot two suspects in an armed robbery at a CVS, much has been made of the fact that police in New Orleans have already shot suspects four times this year. The reports prompted the police chief to release a statement. "Our training...
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Court records now show that both suspects in the attempted murder of three NOPD officers were deemed the lowest risk on an assessment tool used by the New Orleans courts. The two men allegedly went to the CVS on Prytania Street with guns, gloves and hoods to tie up the employees and rob the drug...
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Chris Miller
March 29, 2019 - 5:13 pm
Preliminary autopsy results of two men killed in an incident involving Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Deputies show they died of gunshot wounds. The coroner classified the manner of death as homicide. It all started Wednesday night when narcotics officers got a tip and went to the IHOP to buy drugs...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
March 28, 2019 - 12:00 am
Authorities say a Jefferson Parish sheriff's deputy is wounded and two suspects are dead after a shooting outside an IHOP restaurant on the Westbank. It happened around 10:30pm near the intersection of the Westbank Expressway and Terry Parkway. Sheriff's Spokesman Glen Boyd said the deputy was...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
December 11, 2018 - 10:34 am
A cop shot a man this morning in Bridge City. Jefferson Parish Sheriff Joe Lopinto says license plate monitoring cameras alerted on a stolen vehicle crossing the Huey P. Long Bridge. Responding officers found the car at the Family Dollar on Bridge City Avenue. "The driver of the vehicle entered the...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
September 27, 2018 - 1:39 pm
A cop shot and killed a suspect on the Northshore this morning. It happened in downtown Hammond. "At approximately 12:44 AM, a Trooper from Louisiana State Police Troop L conducted a traffic stop on North Oak St. at US 190 in Hammond. During the course of the stop a struggle ensued, resulting in...
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