News & Information from the New Orleans Police Department


NOPD Officials Explain Benefits of New False Alarm Ordinance

by Aaron E. Looney

March 23, 2017

Categories: Announcement, Videos

Topics: Modernizing Policing

Implementation of a new city ordinance concerning how NOPD officers handle false alarm calls will help to keep police free to answer more pressing calls, NOPD officials said.

WATCH: NOPD Special Operations Officers Show Tools of the Trade

by Aaron E. Looney

March 21, 2017

Categories: On the Beat, Videos

Topics: Modernizing Policing, Police Training

Members of the NOPD's Special Operations Division take you on a tour of some of the equipment and vehicles they utiilize in their work to address extraordinary police situations.

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

by Ambria R. Washington

March 20, 2017

Categories: Community, On the Beat, Videos

Topics: First District, Good Police Work

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.

WATCH: NOPD Seventh District Reminds All Residents to Always Lock Car Doors

by Ambria R. Washington

March 14, 2017

Categories: Announcement, Videos

Topics: Burglary/Theft, Community Policing

Within the last few weeks, Seventh District investigators have seen an increase in car burglaries in the area. In most incidents, car doors were simply left unlocked.

WATCH: Meet the One Woman Behind NOPD's Homeless Assistance Unit

by Ambria R. Washington

March 10, 2017

Categories: Community, Videos

Topics: Community Policing, Eighth District

Each day of the week in her ten passenger van, B.B. St. Roman assists about 12 homeless individuals  through the city of New Orleans.

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