Apr 192017

New Orleans police officers inspect the body of a homicide victim on the corner of LaSalle and Amelia street in Central City Sunday night, January 22, 2017. (Zach Brien, UptownMessenger.com)

After two homicides so far this year just blocks apart in the nearby Milan neighborhood, members of the Delachaise Neighborhood Association decided Tuesday night to begin exploring the idea of a tax-funded security and improvement district to pay for extra police patrols. Continue reading »

Apr 142017

(map via NOPD)

One man was robbed of his vehicle at gunpoint early Thursday morning, and a teen walking on South Jefferson Davis Parkway was robbed of his belongings that evening, New Orleans police said. Continue reading »

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Apr 132017

Fire rages from the roof of a home on Cambronne Street that caught fire on Wednesday. (submitted photo)

Thirty people were left without a home Wednesday evening after a fire on Cambronne Street in a building that the New Orleans Fire Department said lacked a working smoke alarm, authorities said. Continue reading »

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