Crime

NOPD arrests suspect in fatal Garden District double stabbing

NOPD arrested 32-year-old Francisco Romeo at the scene of the stabbing in the 1800 block of Chippewa Street.

JPSO: Man shot and killed in Marrero early Monday

  7 shot, 2 killed Sunday in New Orleans

NOPD: One killed in Seventh Ward shooting

NOPD: One injured in New Orleans East shooting

NOPD: One killed, two injured in New Orleans East shooting

NOPD: Two men injured in Gentilly shooting

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NOPD seeks 17-year-old carjacking, attempted murder suspect

NOPD: Police investigating two separate shootings in New Orleans East

NOPD: Man killed in Gentilly shooting

State police investigate deputy involved shooting in Tangipahoa Parish

NOPD: Injured man walks to hospital after Crowder Blvd. shooting

EBRSO searching for man wanted for murder

  PANO warns of a ‘catastrophic staffing crisis’ for NOPD

The Police Association of New Orleans sent a letter this morning to the Mayor and the City Council warning of what they call a catastrophic staffing crisis.

  12-year-old girl accused of killing 6-month-old brother in St. Charles Parish

Sheriff Greg Champagne says deputies were called to a home on the afternoon of November 15 for an infant not breathing.

  12-year-old Luling girl arrested for first-degree murder of 6-month old brother

12 year old Luling girl arrested for 1st degree murder of 6 month old brother

NOPD: Body found lying in the street in Algiers

New Orleans Police are investigating a homicide after a body was found in Algiers Thursday morning.

NOPD: Man killed, woman injured in double stabbing on Chippewa St.

NOPD: Man shot to death in New Orleans East

NOPD: Man injured in New Orleans East shooting

  Cardell Hayes to get new trial for fatally shooting former Saints player Will Smith

NOPD: Man killed in Lower Ninth Ward shooting

  Crimetracker: Brazen attempted armed robbery in New Orleans East

NOPD: Man injured in Broadmoor shooting

A man was shot and injured in the 2000 block of South Rendon Street in the Broadmoor neighborhood.

Kenner Police searching for vehicle in hit and run involving pedestrian

The Kenner Police Department is asking for the public’s help locating a vehicle involved in a hit and run that left a woman injured.

VIDEO: Driver fights armed robbery suspects at N.O East gas station

Surveillance video shows the driver fighting off two suspects while attempting to put gas in his car Saturday morning

STPSO: 18-year-old killed, one other person injured in Alton area shooting

Deputies responded to a call of a shooting around 7:30 p.m. in the 62000 block of North 16th Street.

NOPD: One person injured in shooting near St. Claude Ave.

According to NOPD, officers were contacted by a local hospital after a person arrived by private conveyance with a gunshot wound.

JPSO: 1 killed, another shot in Harvey

Both men were shot around noon near Alex Kornman Blvd.

NOPD: One injured in Central City shooting

One man was shot in the 2400 block of Martin Luther King Boulevard.

NOPD: JP police officer on motorcycle hit by vehicle on S. Carrollton Avenue

A Jefferson Parish police officer was taken to the hospital after getting struck by a vehicle

NOPD: Two injured in Seventh Ward shooting

Two people were injured in a shooting near the intersection of North Dorgenois and Allen Streets.

NOPD investigating double shooting

Two people were shot in the 3400 block of Thalia Street

  NOPD says arrests are being made as the city’s violent crime spikes

Police Chief Shaun Ferguson says he wants the public to know that his officers are committed and working hard to keep the city safe.

NOPD Supt. Shaun Ferguson gives update on recent surge in crime

The rate of homicides and carjackings have shot up in recent months while coronavirus related cutbacks are causing problems for the police department.

Man injured in Seventh Ward shooting

Officers responded to a shooting in the 2500 block of O’Reilly Street around 3:35 a.m. and found a man suffering from a gunshot wound.

NOPD: Man injured in New Orleans East shooting

One man was injured in a shooting in the 6500 block of Hayne Boulevard.

NOPD: Police investigating Central City shooting; man injured

One man was injured in a shooting in the 2700 block of Loyola Avenue.

HPD: Man hospitalized after shooting on Main Street in Houma

One man was injured in a Houma shooting on Main Street near Polk Street.

  NOPD deals with rising crime, reduced staff and fewer dollars

NOPD chief goes before the council to discuss a 2021 budget that's $11 million lighter.

  Man assaulted and robbed of truck in New Orleans East

New Orleans Police are searching for three suspects after a man was assaulted and robbed of his truck Wednesday afternoon.

NOPD: One woman dead after shooting in New Orleans East

One woman was killed in a shooting in the 6800 block of Cindy Place.

NOPD: One man dead, woman injured in Gert Town shooting

One person was killed and another was injured in a shooting in the 1300 block of S. Jefferson Davis Parkway.

Arrest made in fatal shooting at Lark complex near LSU

The Baton Rouge Police Department responded to a deadly shooting at an off-campus apartment complex near LSU Sunday morning (Nov. 8).

NOPD: One man injured in New Orleans East shooting

One man was injured after a shooting at the intersection of Lake Forest Boulevard and Bundy Road.

Assumption Parish mother arrested in death of 1-year-old son

After an autopsy was performed on the child, it was determined that the child died as a direct result of abuse and neglect.

  Victim encourages awareness after NOPD investigates purse snatching case

On a Sunday afternoon, and during the age of Covid, Hannah Perkins was just hoping to enjoy a low-risk meal, dining outside with some friends in Mid-City.

Owner of greyhound rescue operation arrested for animal cruelty

When deputies arrived at the scene, they found 45 greyhounds inside of the home covered in urine and feces.

Woman carjacked at gunpoint while picking up young son from therapy in Mid-City

In a Facebook post, the woman said she was picking up her son around 5 p.m. Monday when an armed man approached them

Nephew pleads guilty to manslaughter charge after hitting uncle with baseball bat, killing him

A 26-year-old man has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in connection with the 2019 death of his uncle.

NOPD: Police investigating two separate shootings that left two injured

One woman and another unknown person were injured during two separate shootings on Saturday night.

Four injured after shooting near Poland Avenue and Marais Street

According to NOPD, three were injured from gunshot wounds. However, the injuries of the fourth victim are unknown.

Suspicious package in delivery truck at Shell Norco complex turns out to be narcotics

The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office was called to the Shell Norco Manufacturing Complex in Norco on Friday morning for a suspicious package located inside of a delivery truck.

  FOX 8 EXCLUSIVE: New Orleans man says someone fired at him while he was driving on I-10

Marshall Craver says the thought of what could have happened on I-10 last month is terrifying.

New Orleans Police: 2 killed, 2 injured in Hollygrove quadruple shooting

New Orleans police are investigating a quadruple shooting that left two people dead and two people were injured in the Hollygrove neighborhood.

Man dies following Canal St. shooting

New Orleans Police say a man is dead following a shooting on Canal Street overnight.

Former Central teacher arrested on alleged Peeping Tom charge

A former teacher at a school in Central has resigned after being arrested and charged with Peeping Tom, a source close to the situation says.

Jefferson Parish deputy jailed after alleged pepper spray attack

A Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office patrol deputy was fired and arrested because he allegedly used pepper spray on a man without cause during a disturbance at a Marrero business.

  New Orleans personal injury attorney indicted in federal staged accident investigation

New Orleans Attorney Daniel Patrick Keating was indicted Thursday in connection with a staged accident investigation by the U.S. Attorney’s Office.

Louisiana man accused of strangling ex-girlfriend arrested in Bay St. Louis, say U.S. Marshals

A man wanted in Louisiana for murdering his ex-girlfriend has been arrested in Hancock County.

Sheriff: Suspect arrested for Lafourche Parish teenager rape

Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office announced a Lockport man has been charged with third-degree rape involving a teenage girl.

JPSO searching for suspect in West Chelsea Rd. homicide

Deputies are searching for 57-year-old Dennis Sheppard.

Bond set at $11M for Hammond man arrested on 110 counts of child pornography

A Livingston Parish judge has set bond at $11 million for a Hammond man charged with more than 100 counts of child pornography.

  Mom, daughter plead for safe return of dog stolen during Uptown car theft

A woman and her daughter plead for the safe return of the family dog after she was taken during a car theft

Woman found dead in Harvey apartment complex parking lot

Deputies responded to a medical call in the 1500 block of West Chelsea Road around 6:15 p.m.

Two girls abducted at gunpoint in Livingston Parish; suspect in custody

Two girls were abducted at gunpoint in Livingston Parish Friday evening, according to the Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office.

NOPD: One dead after shooting in Central City

One man is dead after a shooting at the intersection of First and Liberty Street.

Suspect in New Orleans police shooting released from hospital, booked into jail

The suspected shooter that injured two New Orleans police officers has been booked into the New Orleans jail.

St. Claude business shooting ruled justifiable homicide, police say

New Orleans police have determined a shooting that started after an argument at a St. Claude area business to be a justifiable homicide.

NOPD: 1 dead, 2 injured after triple shooting in New Orleans East

New Orleans police are trying to figure out what led to a homicide in New Orleans East on Halloween night.

  NOPD identifies officer 'ambushed’ in French Quarter shooting; suspect apprehended

According to NOPD Chief Ferguson, two officers were ambushed while they were on a routine patrol

  “The pursuit was unbelievable,” witnesses react to NOPD officers shot, pursuit of suspect

New Orleans Police Chief Shaun Ferguson says the public helped investigators capture person suspected of shooting two officers.

NOPD: One injured in shooting near North Claiborne Avenue

One man was injured and taken to a local hospital after a shooting at the intersection of North Robertson and Saint Ferdinand Streets.

NOPD: One dead, two injured in two separate shootings on St. Claude Avenue

Police say there is no indication at this time that the shootings are related.

Officers search for Jefferson Parish man wanted for murder

The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office is searching for a 30-year-old murder suspect from Marrero.

NOPD: Man injured in Gentilly shooting

A man was shot and injured in the 2700 block of Verbena Street in the Gentilly neighborhood.

LSUPD searching for person reportedly involved in sexual battery on campus

The LSU Police Department is currently asking for the public’s help finding a person reportedly involved in a sexual battery that happened on LSU’s campus.

TUPD: One person shot at in Uptown

A man was shot at in the 900 block of Pine Street on Wednesday night.

NOPD: Man injured in Holy Cross neighborhood shooting

Police say he received multiple gunshot wounds and was transported to the hospital via EMS.

Man injured in New Orleans East shooting

The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a shooting in New Orleans East that has left one man injured.

One dead, one injured in Algiers double shooting

Officers responded to a call of a shooting in the 1300 block of Southlawn Boulevard and found two men suffering from gunshot wounds.