Faubourg Delachaise holds informational meeting on crime cameras


(image via projectnola.com)

(image via projectnola.com)

The Faubourg Delachaise Neighborhood Association is hosting an informational meeting tonight (Wednesday, May 28) about anti-crime cameras, and may pursue a grant from City Councilwoman LaToya Cantrell’s office to help install them throughout the neighborhood.

For details about the meeting, see the email from organizers below:

Crime Camera Informational Meeting
Wednesday, May 28, 6:00pm
Global Maritime Ministries
3635 Tchoupitoulas Street

There has been an uptick in crime in our area: daytime burglary, theft of items on and inside cars, shootings and stabbings, etc. Crime cameras are a proven deterrent and crime fighting tool. Come learn about surveillance systems, cameras, how they can help the NOPD catch criminals and keep you safe. Also learn about the crime camera grants available through the District B City Council’s office and Harrah’s.

Invited Speakers:
Gerrit Brusse from Point Home Security – http://www.pointsmarthome.com
Project NOLA – http://www.projectnola.com
6th District NOPD – http://safecamnola.com/
Representative from Councilperson Cantrell’s office

Please help spread the word and invite your neighbors.

Hosted by the Faubourg Delachaise Neighborhood Association (FDNA).
Visit our web site for meeting updates and neighborhood info.

2 thoughts on “Faubourg Delachaise holds informational meeting on crime cameras

  1. What good are the cameras? After someone is robbed, raped, shot, stabbed, or murdered, we are left with a fuzzy image of the perpetrator. That’s assuming the camera is working at all. We need someone patrolling the streets, to try to prevent the crimes from occurring in the first place.

  2. Actually, these are the cameras that DO work, and when a neighborhood bands together to put multiple cameras in the criminals move onto other areas that do not have cameras. Next time come to one of these meetings, they are really informative.

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