Jul 242017

The dark-colored SUV wanted in connection with the shooting of an officer on Camp Street was captured on surveillance camera. (image via NOPD)

A New Orleans Police Department officer was injured in a drive-by shooting overnight on Camp Street, authorities said Monday morning. Continue reading »

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Jul 242017

Francisco Torres-Gomez (via Orleans Parish Jail)

A man walking on South Claiborne Avenue on Saturday night was summoned into a van by an acquaintance who then demanded money from him and pushed him back out of the vehicle when he refused, New Orleans police said. Continue reading »

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Jul 202017

Tamarcus Barber (via Orleans Parish Jail)

A man in his 50s was beaten in the head with a pipe by an assailant who took his RTA card near Earhart Boulevard on Wednesday afternoon, and a woman was robbed at gunpoint on South Derbigny Street overnight, New Orleans police said. Continue reading »

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Jul 192017

An image of a red 1997 Acura CL similar to that taken in a robbery on Louisiana Avenue Parkway that remains at large, police say. (via NOPD)

Jerrod Jacobs (via Orleans Parish Jail)

The suspect wanted in a carjacking case on Calhoun Street was arrested Tuesday morning, but the car he allegedly stole and several others in recent cases around the Uptown area have been uncharacteristically difficult for investigators to locate, New Orleans police said. Continue reading »

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Jul 132017

(image via NOPD)

With two people in custody already in connection to the June 14 killing of a woman on Olive Street, homicide investigators are seeking the identities of two more people they want to interview about her death, New Orleans police said. Continue reading »

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Jul 112017

Rayshawn Adams (via NOPD)

Caresses Perique (via NOPD)

Two separate recent traffic stops in the Carrollton area led officers to guns and drugs, and one of them resulted in a crash on Panola Street, New Orleans police said. Continue reading »

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Jul 072017

(images via Orleans Parish Jail)

Three people were charged with a variety of violent crimes around the Central City area, and five others were charged with theft, burglary and illegal possession of stolen property around the university area and other parts of Uptown over the last week, New Orleans police officials announced. Continue reading »

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