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WATCH: Second District Officer Receives VFW Manuel Curry Recognition Award

by Ambria R. Washington

April 22, 2017

Categories: Announcement, On Duty, Videos

Topics: Good Police Work, Second District

The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 8973 has started a new annual tradition within its organization to award one NOPD officer with the Manuel Curry Award.

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Missing Woman Reported from Law

April 23, 2017

Missing Woman Reported from Law

 The NOPD is searching for a missing woman reported from the 2800 block of Law Street.

Missing Woman Reported

April 23, 2017

Missing Woman Reported

The NOPD is searching for a missing woman reported on April 23, 2017.

Runaway Reported from Timber Ridge Court

April 22, 2017

Runaway Reported from Timber Ridge Court

The NOPD is searching for a runaway reported missing from Timber Ridge Court.

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April 22, 2017

WATCH: Second District Officer Receives VFW Manuel Curry Recognition Award

The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 8973 has started a new annual tradition within its organization to award one NOPD officer with the Manuel Curry Award.

NOPD Arrests Two Robbery Suspects

April 21, 2017

NOPD Arrests Two Robbery Suspects

The Second District made two robbery arrests this week in cooperation with Third and Fifth District officers.

Suspect Arrested for Aggravated Battery by Shooting on Michoud

April 21, 2017

Suspect Arrested for Aggravated Battery by Shooting on Michoud

NOPD Seventh District officers along with the VOWS unit arrested Jerrod Ross (DOB: 12-16-1999) on Thursday in connection to a shooting incident.

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April 17, 2017

Superintendent Harrison Announces Formation of Youth Advisory Council

As the lines of communication between the NOPD and the city’s youth are crucial to maintain a positive and prosperous relationship, NOPD Superintendent Michael Harrison has formed a special group of high school students who will represent the city’s young people in relating information and ideas to police.

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month

April 4, 2017

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month

On April 3, 2017, officers and detectives from NOPD’s Child Abuse Unit joined Prevent Child Abuse Louisiana (PCAL) and their community partners to officially kick-off April as National Child Abuse Prevention Month. 

March 20, 2017

WATCH: First District Officers Help Raise $6,000 Dollars for Fellow Officer Fighting Cancer

First District officers presented a check for $6,000 to their fellow officer Jackie Fontenot who’s currently fighting stage 4 cancer.

Last week, NOPD officers and along with two of the department’s chaplains gathered at the First District to pray over Fontenot and present her with a check to help with her medical bills.

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Internal Audit Shows NOPD Officers Turned On Their Body Worn Cameras Nearly 100 Percent Of The Time In 2016

December 15, 2016

Internal Audit Shows NOPD Officers Turned On Their Body Worn Cameras Nearly 100 Percent Of The Time In 2016

Body Worn Camera (BWC) programs can only be effective if police officers actually turn them on during citizen encounters, and by that measure, the NOPD’s BWC program is arguably one of the most effective in the country. 

There’s a lot of Police Data Available Online, and the NOPD Wants You To Know About it

November 16, 2016

There’s a lot of Police Data Available Online, and the NOPD Wants You To Know About it

The NOPD has published more police data online in the past six months than the department has ever made publicly available in its 220-year history. 

Armed Robbery Down 30 Percent in Third Quarter of 2016

November 11, 2016

Armed Robbery Down 30 Percent in Third Quarter of 2016

The number of armed robberies reported citywide dropped by 30 percent in the third quarter of 2016 when compared to the same time last year, according to the Uniform Crime Report (UCR). 

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April 21, 2017

NOPD Commanders Discuss Importance of The Position

In the first of a coming series of videos, two NOPD commanders discuss why the position of commander is important to them and why it is vital not only to the department's day-to-day operations, but also to the community.

NOPD Canine Unit Fact Sheet

April 21, 2017

NOPD Canine Unit Fact Sheet

NOPD’s canines are trained in apprehension tactics as well as in detecting narcotics, explosives and munitions.

NOPD Mounted Unit Fact Sheet

April 21, 2017

NOPD Mounted Unit Fact Sheet

The New Orleans Police Department’s Mounted Unit is one of the department’s most iconic divisions.  

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April 22, 2017

WATCH: Second District Officer Receives VFW Manuel Curry Recognition Award

The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 8973 has started a new annual tradition within its organization to award one NOPD officer with the Manuel Curry Award.

Public Integrity Bureau Relocates to Orleans Tower

April 21, 2017

Public Integrity Bureau Relocates to Orleans Tower

The New Orleans Police Department’s (NOPD) Public Integrity Bureau (PIB) office is moving to a new address on Friday, April 21, 2017. 

Have Coffee with Cops This Saturday

April 21, 2017

Have Coffee with Cops This Saturday

On Saturday morning, residents and visitors are invited to enjoy a free cup of coffee with NOPD officers at six McDonald’s restaurant locations in New Orleans.