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NOPD Makes Great Strides in Consent Decree Compliance

by Karen A Boudrie

February 22, 2024

Categories: Announcement

Topics: Consent Decree

NOPD Makes Great Strides in Consent Decree Compliance

The NOPD is making great strides in Consent Decree compliance according to lawyers with the Department of Justice and police monitors.

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  • Property damage
  • Lost property
  • Thefts
  • Auto theft (‚ÄčIf you are reporting an auto theft you will need to provide
    a completed Auto Theft Affidavit.)
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NOPD Seeking Suspect Vehicle in Fatal Hit-and-Run Investigation

NOPD Seeking Suspect Vehicle in Fatal Hit-and-Run Investigation

The NOPD is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a suspect vehicle and its driver in the investigation of a fatal hit-and-run crash that occurred on February 29, 2024, at the intersection of Alvar and Abundance streets.

NOPD Investigating Theft Incident in Sixth District

NOPD Investigating Theft Incident in Sixth District

The NOPD is investigating the reported theft of a delivery van and its contents that occurred on February 29, 2024, in the 2100 block of Clio Street.

NOPD Investigates Fifth District Fatal Hit and Run

NOPD Investigates Fifth District Fatal Hit and Run

The NOPD is investigating a hit and run that occurred this evening (February 29, 2024) near the intersection of France Road Parkway and Alvar Street that left one person dead.

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NOPD Announces Preliminary Crime Statistics for February 18-24, 2024

NOPD Announces Preliminary Crime Statistics for February 18-24, 2024

The following is a weekly report of citywide crime statistics compiled by the NOPD Analytics Unit for the period of February 18-24, 2024.

Please note that these figures are preliminary and subject to further analysis and revision.

NOPD To Host First Citizens Police Academy of 2024

NOPD To Host First Citizens Police Academy of 2024

New Orleans Police Department Superintendent Anne Kirkpatrick is  encouraging citizens to participate in the first NOPD Citizens Police Academy of 2024!

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NOPD Arrests Suspect in Investigation of September 2023 Homicide

NOPD Arrests Suspect in Investigation of September 2023 Homicide

The NOPD has arrested Teddy Allen (black male, DOB: 11-02-1981) in the investigation of a homicide that occurred on September 17, 2023, in the 3700 block of Garden Oaks Drive.

NOPD Makes Arrest in First District Homicide

NOPD Makes Arrest in First District Homicide

The NOPD has arrested Joel Warren (Black male, DOB: 1/20/05) in connection with a homicide that occurred in the First District on February 8, 2024.

NOPD Makes Arrest in Seventh District Homicide

NOPD Makes Arrest in Seventh District Homicide

The NOPD has arrested Robert Aguillard, Black male DOB: 11/29/2003, in connection with a homicide that occurred in the Seventh District on January 27, 2024.

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NOPD Releases 2022 Use of Force Annual Report

NOPD Releases 2022 Use of Force Annual Report

The NOPD today has released its 2022 Use of Force Annual Report, a document which includes analysis of all use-of-force incidents reported in 2022 involving NOPD officers.

NOPD Announces Preliminary Crime Statistics for February 18-24, 2024

NOPD Announces Preliminary Crime Statistics for February 18-24, 2024

The following is a weekly report of citywide crime statistics compiled by the NOPD Analytics Unit for the period of February 18-24, 2024.

Please note that these figures are preliminary and subject to further analysis and revision.

NOPD Announces Preliminary Crime Statistics for February 11-17, 2024

NOPD Announces Preliminary Crime Statistics for February 11-17, 2024

The following is a weekly report of citywide crime statistics compiled by the NOPD Analytics Unit for the period of February 11-17, 2024.

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NOPD Releases 2022 Use of Force Annual Report

NOPD Releases 2022 Use of Force Annual Report

The NOPD today has released its 2022 Use of Force Annual Report, a document which includes analysis of all use-of-force incidents reported in 2022 involving NOPD officers.

Date For Upcoming NOPD Sobriety Checkpoint Changed

Date For Upcoming NOPD Sobriety Checkpoint Changed

The date for the upcoming NOPD sobriety checkpoint in Orleans Parish has changed.

 Sign-up begins for Junior Citizens Police Academy Spring Session

Sign-up begins for Junior Citizens Police Academy Spring Session

Superintendent Anne Kirkpatrick is excited to announce the launch of the Junior Citizens Police Academy spring session in collaboration with the New Orleans Recreation Department.

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