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NOPD Investigating Fatal Shooting on Allen Street

by Aaron E. Looney

October 17, 2017

Categories: Be on the Lookout

Topics: Homicide, Third District

NOPD Investigating Fatal Shooting on Allen Street

The NOPD is investigating a fatal shooting that occurred tonight (October 17, 2017) in the 3000 block of Allen Street.

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NOPD Investigating Fatal Shooting on Allen Street

October 17, 2017

NOPD Investigating Fatal Shooting on Allen Street

The NOPD is investigating a fatal shooting that occurred tonight (October 17, 2017) in the 3000 block of Allen Street.

Vehicle Reported Stolen from Canal Street

October 17, 2017

Vehicle Reported Stolen from Canal Street

The NOPD Eighth District is seeking assistance from the public in locating a Red 2017 Ford Mustang that was reported stolen from the Astor Crowne Hotel.

Vehicle Reported Stolen in the Eighth District

October 16, 2017

Vehicle Reported Stolen in the Eighth District

The NOPD Eighth District is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a black 2012 Dodge Charger.

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NOPD Arrests Suspect on Drug, Gun Charges on Fern Street

October 17, 2017

NOPD Arrests Suspect on Drug, Gun Charges on Fern Street

The NOPD has arrested Henry Jones (DOB: 07-06-1992) on drug and gun possession charges in connection with an incident that occurred on October 13, 2017 in the 3400 block of Fern Street.

NOPD Arrests Suspect in Alcohol-Related Vehicle Crash with Injury

October 17, 2017

NOPD Arrests Suspect in Alcohol-Related Vehicle Crash with Injury

The NOPD arrested Christopher Lang (DOB: 09-01-1968) after he reportedly crashed his vehicle into another in the 1400 block of Clouet Street while intoxicated, injuring one victim.

Suspect Arrested for Murder of His Child

October 17, 2017

Suspect Arrested for Murder of His Child

Today, the New Orleans Police Department arrested 45-year-old Mark Hambrick, a local man, and booked him with one count of Second Degree murder and Second Degree Cruelty to a Juvenile, of his eighteen-month-old daughter.  The offense was reported this morning (Oct. 17), at approximately 7:03 a.m, in the 3100 block of North Rampart Street. 

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NOPD & NORD Teaming up with Seventh District Community for   National Night Out Against Crime Tomorrow

October 16, 2017

NOPD & NORD Teaming up with Seventh District Community for National Night Out Against Crime Tomorrow

From the Audubon Institute of New Orleans to the New Orleans East Library dozens of local businesses, community organizations and non-profits are teaming up with the NOPD tomorrow (Oct. 17) to host the 2017 National Night Out Against Crime kick-off event. It’s all happening from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Joe W. Brown Victory Field at 5601 Read Blvd. The event is free and open to the public. 

NOPD Pay Plan Moves Ahead with Unanimous Vote from Civil Service Commission

October 10, 2017

NOPD Pay Plan Moves Ahead with Unanimous Vote from Civil Service Commission

The New Orleans Police Department today brought before the Civil Service Commission a new pay plan and job classification structure designed to increase the number of officers on the street by addressing long-standing retention issues and incentivizing long-term careers on the force. By unanimous vote, the Civil Service Commission approved the proposal, clearing the way for more competitive salaries across the board and greater opportunities for advancement.

NOPD Schedules Community Meetings to Discuss Consent Decree Progress

September 27, 2017

NOPD Schedules Community Meetings to Discuss Consent Decree Progress

The NOPD is inviting the public to attend district-centric meetings aimed at providing citizens with updates on the department's progress in meeting the requirements of the NOPD Consent Decree.

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NOPD Schedules Community Meetings to Discuss Consent Decree Progress

September 27, 2017

NOPD Schedules Community Meetings to Discuss Consent Decree Progress

The NOPD is inviting the public to attend district-centric meetings aimed at providing citizens with updates on the department's progress in meeting the requirements of the NOPD Consent Decree.

August 16, 2017

WATCH: After Spike in Homicides, NOPD Solve Rate Rising

After a challenging start to the year for the NOPD Homicide Unit, the rate of homicides being solved is now on the increase.  The solve rate — which includes cases cleared by arrests, warrants and exceptions —is at 57 percent, compared to five months ago when the solve rate sat at 27 percent.

July 31, 2017

WATCH: Violent Crime Trends Downward in the Eighth District as Officers Confiscate More Illegal Guns

The NOPD Eighth District has seen a 33 percent decrease in overall violent crime in the area which covers the French Quarter and Central Business District, including Harrah's Casino, Canal Place and Bourbon Street.

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NOPD VOWS Officers Arrests Four Suspects in Violent Crime Incidents

October 11, 2017

NOPD VOWS Officers Arrests Four Suspects in Violent Crime Incidents

Members of the NOPD’s Violent Offenders Warrant Squad, assisted by U.S. Marshals, have arrested four suspects in connection with respective violent crime investigations, including a homicide investigation.

September 29, 2017

New NOPD Recruitment Director Aims to Continue Department’s Growth

As the NOPD continues to bolster its ranks with applicants looking to serve their community, the department’s new recruiting leader is taking on the responsibility of spearheading the drive to bring the best possible applicants into the field of law enforcement.

September 2, 2017

NOPD Prepares for Southern Decadence 2017, Labor Day Weekend Events

As thousands make their way to the French Quarter and Downtown area, the NOPD will have an enhanced presence during the Labor Day weekend events to ensure everyone has a safe and festive holiday weekend.

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Funeral Arrangements Set for Fallen  NOPD Officer Marcus McNeil

October 17, 2017

Funeral Arrangements Set for Fallen NOPD Officer Marcus McNeil

Funeral arrangements have been set for former NOPD Officer Marcus McNeil, who was killed in the line of duty on October 13, 2017.

NOPD & NORD Teaming up with Seventh District Community for   National Night Out Against Crime Tomorrow

October 16, 2017

NOPD & NORD Teaming up with Seventh District Community for National Night Out Against Crime Tomorrow

From the Audubon Institute of New Orleans to the New Orleans East Library dozens of local businesses, community organizations and non-profits are teaming up with the NOPD tomorrow (Oct. 17) to host the 2017 National Night Out Against Crime kick-off event. It’s all happening from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Joe W. Brown Victory Field at 5601 Read Blvd. The event is free and open to the public. 

NOPD Pay Plan Moves Ahead with Unanimous Vote from Civil Service Commission

October 10, 2017

NOPD Pay Plan Moves Ahead with Unanimous Vote from Civil Service Commission

The New Orleans Police Department today brought before the Civil Service Commission a new pay plan and job classification structure designed to increase the number of officers on the street by addressing long-standing retention issues and incentivizing long-term careers on the force. By unanimous vote, the Civil Service Commission approved the proposal, clearing the way for more competitive salaries across the board and greater opportunities for advancement.