Jan 262016
 
The "SC" icons refer to simple rapes; the gray mask icons represent burglaries. (map via NOPD)

The “SC” icons refer to simple rapes; the gray mask icons represent burglaries. (map via NOPD)

Oliver Jerde (via opcso.org)

Oliver Jerde (via opcso.org)

Two of the five home invasions in the university-area that were under investigation this month involved the rape of sleeping victims, New Orleans police now say, contradicting previous suggestions that the victims were unharmed. Continue reading »

Jan 252016
 

New Orleans firefighters discovered a decomposed body under the Carrollton Avenue interstate off-ramp on Saturday morning, and a tugboat captain found a man’s body floating in the Mississippi River near Carrollton on Sunday evening, authorities said. Continue reading »

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Jan 202016
 
A NOPD detective examines an item on the street outside the Monkey Hill bar after the robbery there Sept. 29, 2015. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

A NOPD detective examines an item on the street outside the Monkey Hill bar after the robbery there Sept. 29, 2015. (Robert Morris, UptownMessenger.com)

Jockquaren Van Norman (via opcso.org)

Jockquaren Van Norman

Nicholas Spiller (via opcso.org)

Nicholas Spiller

Dwayne Stevenson (via opcso.org)

Dwayne Stevenson

Wesley Davis (via opcso.org)

Wesley Davis

Three people have been arrested in connection with last fall’s robberies at three Uptown restaurants, and a fourth suspect remains at large, New Orleans police announced Wednesday afternoon.

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