by Aaron E. Looney
August 19, 2016
Categories: On the Beat
For anyone looking to join a city police department, there’s no better time to look for the job than now. Major cities across the country, including New Orleans, are hiring up and offering impressive incentives for new police recruit applicants.
by Dawne Massey
August 17, 2016
Categories: On the Beat, Videos
Topics: Police Training, Recruitment
NOPD recruits undergo a rigorous training curriculum—a mix of classroom, scenario-based and physical training for 26 weeks at the Training Academy.
August 15, 2016
Topics: Police Training
The best leaders are built from within an organization. That’s why the NOPD puts so much emphasis on providing officers with leadership development opportunities that give them the skills they need to succeed at every rank in the department.
by Ben Horwitz
August 10, 2016
Topics: Open Data
The NOPD is taking data-driven performance management to the next level with the launch of a new program called MAX, or Management Analytics for eXcellence, later this fall.
by Tyler Gamble and Ambria Washington
August 9, 2016
Topics: Community Policing
NOPD officers and their families had Storyland and the Carousel Amusement Park at New Orleans City Park all to themselves Monday (Aug 8) for a night that was meant to show them how much they're appreciated.
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