Nov 082017

Branden Clifton (via NOPD)

A traffic stop on a minivan that nearly collided with a police car while crossing South Claiborne Avenue led officers to the arrest of the driver on charges of possession of marijuana, Ecstacy and a handgun, New Orleans police said. Continue reading »

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Nov 062017

A man was wounded in a shooting Saturday on Apricot Street, and the Shell gas station on South Claiborne Avenue was robbed at gunpoint early Sunday morning, New Orleans police said in weekend crime reports. Continue reading »

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Oct 242017

Sammie Brown (via Orleans Jail)

A woman fleeing her home during a domestic dispute Monday morning on Josephine Street was stabbed by her assailant, who then took her car and crashed it before he was arrested, New Orleans police said. Continue reading »

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Oct 202017

Felton Thompson (via NOPD)

The suspect in a Dublin Street robbery from June has been identified as a man already on parole for armed robbery who is now jailed in connection with the fatal shooting of a 10-year-old boy in Lake Charles in September, New Orleans police said. Continue reading »

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Oct 182017

Residents of both the Uptown-based Second and Sixth NOPD Districts are invited to learn about the department’s progress on federally-mandated reforms on Thursday night in a community meeting at the Sixth District station in Central City. Continue reading »

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