Jun 252019

NOPD Second District Commander Jeff Walls hands a business card to an Uptown resident at a community meeting on Tuesday night. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Residents of the New Orleans Police Department’s Uptown-based Second District will soon have an entirely new level of access to crime information in their neighborhoods, as the district’s recently-appointed commander plans to begin broadcasting his weekly meetings using live video. Continue reading »

Jun 162019

(via NOPD)

A 13-year-old boy was robbed of $20 in the Milan area mid-day on Saturday, the New Orleans Police Department reported.

The victim was counting his money as he was walking in the 1700 block of Louisiana Avenue, near Carondelet Street, on Saturday at 11:42 a.m., the police report states, when a man walked up from behind and snatched the cash from his hand. Continue reading »