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NOPD Arrests Suspect in Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash

by Aaron E. Looney

May 14, 2024

Categories: On Duty

Topics: Fifth District, Good Police Work, Traffic Fatality/Hit and Run

NOPD Arrests Suspect in Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash

Today (May 14, 2024), the NOPD arrested Christian Rand (black male, DOB: 04-26-2003) in its investigation of a fatal hit-and-run crash that occurred on May 12, 2024, at the intersection of North Claiborne Avenue and Clouet Street.

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NOPD Investigating Traffic Fatality in Third District

NOPD Investigating Traffic Fatality in Third District

The NOPD is investigating a fatal accident that occurred this morning (May 24, 2024) in the Third District.

NOPD Investigates Motorcycle Fatality in Seventh District

NOPD Investigates Motorcycle Fatality in Seventh District

The NOPD is investigating a fatal motorcycle accident that occurred this morning (May 24, 2024) on Interstate 10 in the Seventh District.

Suspect Wanted For Hit and Run

New Orleans Police are asking the public's assistance with identifying and locating a suspect wanted for hit and run driving.

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NOPD's Officer Friendly & McGruff The Crime Dog Kick Off New Pilot Program in Schools

NOPD's Officer Friendly & McGruff The Crime Dog Kick Off New Pilot Program in Schools

The NOPD has kicked off a new Pilot Program aimed at promoting positive relationships with young people at schools throughout the city.

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 Rape Investigation

NOPD Arrests Suspect in Rape Investigation

The NOPD Sex Crimes Unit arrested Ernest Dixon (black male, DOB: 06-10-2002) for First Degree Rape and Theft. The crime occurred on Monday, May 21, 2024, at approximately 3:00pm, inside of a business located on St. Ann Street in the Eighth District.

Suspect Arrested For Felony Thefts

Suspect Arrested For Felony Thefts

New Orleans Police have arrested a suspect wanted for felony thefts and unauthorized entry in the Sixth and Eighth Districts.

NOPD Arrests Suspect in Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash

NOPD Arrests Suspect in Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash

Today (May 14, 2024), the NOPD arrested Christian Rand (black male, DOB: 04-26-2003) in its investigation of a fatal hit-and-run crash that occurred on May 12, 2024, at the intersection of North Claiborne Avenue and Clouet Street.

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NOPD Announces Preliminary Crime Statistics for May 12-18, 2024

NOPD Announces Preliminary Crime Statistics for May 12-18, 2024

The following is a weekly report of citywide crime statistics compiled by the NOPD Analytics Unit for the period of May 12-18, 2024. Click the chart below for a larger version. Please note that these statistical figures are preliminary and subject to further analysis and revision.

NOPD Announces Preliminary Crime Statistics for May 5-11, 2024

NOPD Announces Preliminary Crime Statistics for May 5-11, 2024

The following is a weekly report of citywide crime statistics compiled by the NOPD Analytics Unit for the period of May 5-11, 2024. Please note that these statistical figures are preliminary and subject to further analysis and revision.

NOPD Announces Preliminary Crime Statistics for April 28-May 4, 2024

NOPD Announces Preliminary Crime Statistics for April 28-May 4, 2024

The following is a weekly report of citywide crime statistics compiled by the NOPD Analytics Unit for the period of April 28-May 4, 2024. Please note that these statistical figures are preliminary and subject to further analysis and revision.

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NOPD Announces Preliminary Crime Statistics for May 12-18, 2024

NOPD Announces Preliminary Crime Statistics for May 12-18, 2024

The following is a weekly report of citywide crime statistics compiled by the NOPD Analytics Unit for the period of May 12-18, 2024. Click the chart below for a larger version. Please note that these statistical figures are preliminary and subject to further analysis and revision.

NOPD, NHTSA Remind Drivers to Buckle Up This Memorial Day Weekend and Every Day

NOPD, NHTSA Remind Drivers to Buckle Up This Memorial Day Weekend and Every Day

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is urging drivers to buckle up ahead of a national Click It or Ticket high-visibility seat belt enforcement effort. The national seat belt campaign, which coincides with the Memorial Day holiday, runs from May 20 to June 2, 2024.

NOPD Announces Preliminary Crime Statistics for May 5-11, 2024

NOPD Announces Preliminary Crime Statistics for May 5-11, 2024

The following is a weekly report of citywide crime statistics compiled by the NOPD Analytics Unit for the period of May 5-11, 2024. Please note that these statistical figures are preliminary and subject to further analysis and revision.

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