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The City of New Orleans

Mayor Mitchell J. Landrieu

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Press Releases: 2013

April 22, 2013

New Orleans Police Investigate Triple Shooting in Lower Ninth Ward

This afternoon, New Orleans Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 28-year-old man and the injuring of a 52-year-old and 20-year-old man.  The incident occurred shortly after 1:30 P.M., near the intersection of Saint Claude Avenue and Tupelo Street.    

April 22, 2013

NOPD Arrests Suspect in Simon Bolivar Birthday Party Killings

Today members of NOPD’s Violent Offenders Warrants Squad (VOWS), Special Operations Division (SOD) and the department's Street Gangs Unit arrested a New Orleans East man they believe was one of three gunmen who opened fire on a child’s birthday party last May, killing a 5-year-old girl as well as a mother of three.  Three others at the outside gathering, including the 10-year-old birthday boy, were wounded. 

April 22, 2013

Persons of Interest Sought in Treme Area

Please see the attached wanted poster of "Persons of Interest" being sought from the Treme area.

April 19, 2013

New Orleans Police Investigate Fatal Shooting in New Orleans East

This evening, New Orleans Police are investigating a shooting that left a 43-year-old man dead.  The name of the victim is being withheld pending notification of family members.  The incident occurred shor...

April 19, 2013

Statements on Bomb Threats from FBI, NOPD

Today at 3:20pm, the New Orleans Police Department’s 9-1-1 service received a call from an unidentified man who said:  “There is a bomb in the Marriott Hotel and it’s about to blow.”

April 19, 2013

Person of Interest Sought in 6th Ward Fatal Shooting

New Orleans Police are requesting the public’s assistance in locating 25-year-old Dale Lambert who may have additional information regarding the shooting that left one man dead and another man injured.  T...

April 18, 2013

NOPD Prostitution Arrest Leads to Guns, Thousands Worth in Drugs

Eighth District Narcotics detectives arrested a teenager for prostitution last week which led to additional arrests yesterday for illegal gun possession as well as possession of thousands of dollars worth in illegal...

April 18, 2013

Pair Sought For Downtown Vehicle Burglary

See Attached Poster and Photographs.

April 18, 2013

Officer Arrested on Rape, Sexual Battery Charges

A New Orleans Police Officer was placed on Emergency Suspension without Pay last night after being arrested for allegedly raping and inflicting sexual battery on a 15-year-old girl. 

Desmond P...

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