Media release: SafeCam for 7th District

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 04/02/2014 SafeCam NOLA for 7th District Residences and Businesses Register Your Surveillance Cameras with the NOPD SafeCam NOLA is a NOPD initiative to enlist the help of community members in the fight against crime. Citizen-provided security camera footage is increasingly becoming an invaluable asset to NOPD, helping establish leads and identify perpetrators. […]

Krewe of Boo parking advisory from the NOPD

Parade’s formation location: Elysian Fields and Decatur St Formation time: 5:00pm Starting time: 6:00pm The parade will form on Elysian Fields Avenue and North Peters Street. It will turn right onto North Peters Street in an uptown direction on North Peters Street (against traffic against the flood wall). Upon reaching Dumaine Street the parade will […]

NOPD Issues Parking Reminders Ahead of Several Weekend Events

CITY OF NEW ORLEANS ISSUES PARKING INSTRUCTIONS AND TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS IN ADVANCE OF UPCOMING WEEKEND EVENTS NEW ORLEANS, LA — Today, the City of New Orleans issued reminders in advance of special events that will impact the normal flow of traffic including: Race for the Cure, Play Streets Ciclovía and Krewe of Boo Parade, all […]

NOPD Looking for Marigny Carjackers

NOPD media release: NOPD Needs Your Help in Finding Carjackers Armed Men Struck in Marigny New Orleans Police are on the look-out for two men who held up two women and their 3-year-old in the Marigny, directed them to put all of their property in their vehicle and then drove off in their Jeep. The […]

NOPD Searching for Stolen Statue of Pig Dressed Like Chef

Stories about stolen statues don’t come along every day, but there’s a good one today — and it’s not even Friday yet! The New Orleans Police Department is looking for a stolen statue of a pig in a chef’s outfit.

All-Star Musical Benefit for Injured NOPD Officer

New Orleans to Host “Rock n Roll” All-Star Musical Fundraiser for New Orleans Police Department Officer John Passaro on April 17th at Generations Hall NOPD news release: (New Orleans) – Local community leaders are hosting a major fundraising event at Generations Hall on Wednesday, April 17 for NOPD Officer John Passaro who was severely injured […]

NOPD Sobriety Checkpoint Tonight

People wonder why we mention these sobriety checkpoints. Here’s why: The NOPD is required by the Louisiana Supreme Court to send out a public advisory. Here it is, straight from the police. The New Orleans Police Department’s Traffic Division will conduct a sobriety checkpoint, in Orleans Parish, on Friday March 8, 2013, beginning at approximately […]

Best Video of a Laptop Theft You’ll Ever See

Thank you, NOPD.

NOPD Retiring ‘Satan’s War’

Satan’s War, a thoroughbred race horse donated to the NOPD’s Mounted Division in 1992, will be retired soon. In recent months he has shown symptoms of Cushing’s Disease, which affects the muscles. According to the NOPD, Satan’s future retirement home will be New Heights Therapeutic Riding in Folsom, a center designed for special needs children and […]

NOPD Horse Connected to Racing Royalty

Satan’s War, a thoroughbred with 20 years of service to the NOPD, is the grandson of racing legend Secretariat. I loved doing this story. The photographer I worked with, Megan Spencer, did a phenomenal job shooting and editing it.