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Orleans

Suspect sought in fatal shooting of Landry-Walker student

Suspect sought in fatal shooting of Landry-Walker studentA teenager was shot to death Monday in the parking lot of an Algiers apartment complex.
  • Orleans
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Crime

Carjacking suspect gets 30 years in prison

Carjacking suspect gets 30 years in prisonA New Orleans man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to carjacking a woman in Metaire back in 2013.
  • Crime
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Crime

Police arrest suspect minutes after N.O. East murder

Police arrest suspect minutes after N.O. East murderPolice arrested a 33-year-old man Monday on a murder charge minutes after the fatal shooting occurred.
  • Crime
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
Orleans

Mayor Landrieu's family car stolen over weekend

Mayor Landrieu's family car stolen over weekendMayor Mitch Landrieu's ongoing battle against the city's persistent crime problem hit home over the weekend .
  • Orleans
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
News

Man shot in the face in New Orleans East

Man shot in the face in New Orleans EastPolice are investigating a shooting in New Orleans East.
  • News
  • 3 days, 3 hours ago
Crime

NOPD investigates fatal Algiers double shooting

NOPD investigates fatal Algiers double shootingNew Orleans police are investigating a fatal double shooting Sunday in Algiers.
  • Crime
  • 3 days, 8 hours ago
Crime

Plaquemines man charged with shooting father in back

Plaquemines man charged with shooting father in backDeandre Leon Brooks Avist surrendered to deputies at the Belle Chasse lockup Sunday morning. Deputies booked him with attempted murder.
  • Crime
  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
Orleans

Police: Bicycling gunman arrested in string of armed robberies

Police: Bicycling gunman arrested in string of armed robberiesThe NOPD says it has arrested a suspect they believe used his bike and a gun to complete 7 armed robberies at fast food and convenience store.
  • Orleans
  • 5 days, 15 hours ago
Crime

Franklinton police say they've arrested Subway robbery suspect

Franklinton police say they've arrested Subway robbery suspectThe Franklinton Police Department says they have arrested the suspect wanted for robbing at least six Subway restaurants in the New Orleans area in just the last week.
  • Crime
  • 1 week ago
Crime

Travel professionals say crime problem bad for business

Travel professionals say crime problem bad for businessThis week, 3500 travel professionals are gathering at the Morial Convention Center in New Orleans.
  • Crime
  • 1 week ago
Crime

Three Subway restaurants robbed twice in same week

Three Subway restaurants robbed twice in same weekIn just the last week, three different Subway restaurants have each been robbed twice and police now believe the same man is responsible for the armed robberies at all three locations.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Crime

Arrest made in series of Algiers armed robberies

Arrest made in series of Algiers armed robberiesNew Orleans police have arrested one woman and are now searching for another suspect wanted for five separate home burglaries in Algiers. On Saturday, 26-year-old Jeleesah Walker was booked with five counts of burglary.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Crime

NOPD works fatal double shooting in St. Claude area

NOPD works fatal double shooting in St. Claude areaNew Orleans police are investigating a fatal double shooting Sunday afternoon in the St. Claude neighborhood.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
News

Police investigate Mid-City shooting

Police investigate Mid-City shootingThe New Orleans Police Department is investigating a shooting in Mid-City neighborhood.
  • News
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Homepage

Police investigate New Orleans East shooting

Police investigate New Orleans East shootingThe New Orleans Police Department is investigating a shooting in New Orleans East.
  • Homepage
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Crime

Judge denies request to throw out charges against Sharper co-defendant

Judge denies request to throw out charges against Sharper co-defendantA judge has denied a motion to throw out a rape indictment against Erik Nunez, a co-defendant of former NFL star Darren Sharper.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Crime

Police: Man robs 4 local Subways in 5-day period

Police: Man robs 4 local Subways in 5-day periodPolice are looking for a man who is believed to have committed four armed robberies at several Subway locations within the past week.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Crime

3 sought in abduction, rape of woman in N.O. East

3 sought in abduction, rape of woman in N.O. EastPolice are looking for three men they say abducted a woman at gunpoint and brought her to a location in New Orleans East where she was raped.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Crime

Man tries to abduct teen from Uptown school

Man tries to abduct teen from Uptown schoolA local mother is speaking out after a stranger pretending to be a relative tried to check her 14-year-old son out of school.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Orleans

Neighbors come to woman's aid, subdue, capture attacker

Neighbors come to woman's aid, subdue, capture attackerNeighbors helped fight off and apprehend a man who broke into a St. Claude Avenue home and attacked and tried to rob the woman who lived there.
  • Orleans
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Crime

NOPD investigating whether Mid-City break-ins related

NOPD investigating whether Mid-City break-ins relatedNew Orleans police are investigating whether a string of break-ins at three popular Mid-City restaurants could be related.
  • Crime
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Crime

NOPD monitor releases quarterly report

NOPD monitor releases quarterly reportThe New Orleans Police Department continues to struggle in several high-profile areas according to the office monitoring implementation of court mandated reforms at the NOPD.
  • Crime
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Crime

3 arrested after botched hotel robberies

3 arrested after botched hotel robberiesNew Orleans police have arrested three people in connection with two foiled armed robberies at a hotel over the weekend.
  • Crime
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Crime

NOPD: Woman carjacked on Elysian Fields

NOPD: Woman carjacked on Elysian FieldsPolice are looking for a man who carjacked a woman on Elysian Fields Avenue Sunday night.
  • Crime
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Local

Man dies in Lakeview crash

Man dies in Lakeview crashA man has died after a single-vehicle crash in Lakeview, according to the New Orleans Police Department.
  • Local
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Crime

4 robbed in French Quarter by gunpoint

4 robbed in French Quarter by gunpoint– New Orleans police are investigating an armed robbery involving four victims Saturday night in the French Quarter.
  • Crime
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Crime

Suspect killed by police identified as 37-year-old man

Suspect killed by police identified as 37-year-old manThe man shot and killed by police after officers said he engaged in gunfire with them was identified by the coroner Friday.
  • Crime
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago