Jun 082018
 

Garrett James Ward (via Orleans Parish Jail)

A real-estate agent from Baton Rouge was indicted Thursday on a murder charge in the beating death of a 60-year-old man on St. Charles Avenue, Orleans Parish prosecutors said. Continue reading »

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Jun 052018
 

After a woman found the severed head of a cat on the sidewalk near Constance and Eleonore streets, both the New Orleans police and the Humane Society of Louisiana are now investigating the incident, authorities said. Continue reading »

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Jun 052018
 

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Andre Addison (via NOPD)

The man who allegedly tried to rob the Wendy’s fast-food restaurant on South Carrollton Avenue this weekend at gunpoint has been identified, and detectives are hoping the public can help locate him, New Orleans police said. Continue reading »

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Jun 052018
 

Leadership from the NOPD, along with NOFD and EMS, accepted a generous offer of free swim training for New Orleans First Responders at Dryades YMCA Aquatic and Wellness Center on Monday, June 4.

photo courtesy of the NOPD Public Information Office

In the wake of First District Officer Brian Frank rescuing a driver from flood water under the Carrollton overpass on Friday, May 18, local leaders demonstrated their commitment to First Responders by creating an initiative that gives officers access to the tools they need to serve and protect. Continue reading »

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