New Orleans Police Department

Jim Hanzo
November 17, 2017 - 3:44 pm
A swat roll ended this afternoon after police earlier had surrounded a home in the 2000 block of Selma St. in Gentilly. It's reported that the suspect came out of the home and surrendered and taken into police custody. A man had barricaded himself inside the home.
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Chris Miller
November 17, 2017 - 2:20 pm
The New Orleans Police Department has changed commanders of the traffic division and has begun an internal investigation into whether the former commander disobeyed orders and failed to properly supervise the investigation of a deadly hit and run incident on New Year's Day 2016, The New Orleans...
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Jim Hanzo
November 16, 2017 - 9:20 am
According to an NOPD log, a body was found on an I-10 on-ramp by a motorist. The motorist called 911 reporting a rolled up piece of carpet on the side of the road with flies and a foul odor. Upon unit's arrival, they found the decomposed body of the victim. The body was discovered yesterday...
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Chris Miller
November 13, 2017 - 1:48 pm
New Orleans Police are investigating the hold-up of an Uptown New Orleans restaurant. According to police, a masked man entered Vincent's, an Italian restaurant on St. Charles Ave. in the Riverbend area, and forced employees from the rear of the business toward the front. He then instructed two...
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November 12, 2017 - 6:11 am
The NOPD responded to a Saturday night shooting in the 9th Ward that left one person dead and five others injured. The shooting took place near Forstall Street and Burgundy Street around 7:45 p.m. Police say officers received a call about several men running around the area with guns. Fifth...
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Chris Miller
November 11, 2017 - 11:49 pm
New Orleans Police homicide detectives are investigating a fatal shooting in the 3300 block of General Myer Ave. Police say shortly after 7:40 a.m. Saturday, officers were sent to investigate a call of shots fired in that area. "Upon arrival, officers found the unresponsive victim face down on the...
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Chris Miller
November 10, 2017 - 11:21 am
New Orleans Police homicide detectives are investigating a fatal shooting in the 7000 block of Yorktown Drive. Police say shortly after 1:30 a.m. Friday, officers were sent to investigate a call of a shooting in that location. "Upon arrival, officers discovered a male victim lying face down in the...
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