Sep 182018

Officers with the NOPD Second District move boxes into their new headquarters on Broadway Street in Gert Town in early September. (Robert Morris,

The Uptown-based Second District of the New Orleans Police Department has moved into its new building on Broadway Street in Gert Town, leaving its century-old former headquarters now vacant. Continue reading »

Sep 112018

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A man who stole a case of beer from a St. Charles Avenue business and then tried to stab the cashier earlier this year is now wanted by police after his image was caught on surveillance camera, and investigators are hoping the public can help identify him, New Orleans police said. Continue reading »

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Sep 102018

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A man was beaten and robbed of his wallet while at a gas station Saturday on South Claiborne Avenue, and two women were robbed that evening on Dante Street in Carrollton, New Orleans police said. Continue reading »

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Sep 072018

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New Orleans police are SUV believed to have been used by suspects in a fatal shooting last month inside a gym on Howard Avenue, and investigators believe that distinctive damage over its front passenger-side wheel could help the public recognize it, authorities said. Continue reading »

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Sep 042018

Gordon’s position and wind field at 10 p.m. Tuesday, just 15 minutes before landfall. (via the National Weather Service)

Tropical Storm Gordon made landfall on the Mississippi Gulf Coast just west of the Alabama border on Tuesday night, sparing New Orleans the brunt of its 70-mph winds and flooding rain, and rapidly weakened to a tropical depression over land Wednesday morning. Continue reading »

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