NOPD searching for vehicle involved in shooting

The New Orleans Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying an unknown subject and locating a vehicle involved in an aggravated assault with a firearm incident that occurred April 26. At around 5:55 p.m., a gunman fired two...

Neighbors celebrate the Pontilly Stormwater Network: ‘It’s been actually saving us from flooding’   

City officials gathered in Pontchartrain Park on Wednesday to mark the end of Phase 1 of the Pontilly Neighborhood Stormwater Network construction. Neighbors, whether they were at the ceremony or not, were also celebrating the fact that, after five straight...

Man shot to death on Milneburg street

A man was shot to death late Tuesday (April 20) in the Milneburg area, the New Orleans Police Department reported. Third District officers dispatched to the 5300 block of Lafaye Street, near Filmore Avenue, at 11:26 p.m. found the man...

Suspect arrested in armed robbery and kidnapping

On Wednesday (April 14), the NOPD arrested James Sansone V, 32, in the investigation of an armed robbery and kidnapping incident that occurred earlier that day in the 4900 block of Spain Street. During the course of the investigation, NOPD...