Crime Report: 18 drug-related offenses, drop in auto thefts and burglaries
The New Orleans Police’s Third District saw at least 18 incidents of drug and alcohol violations in the past two weeks, according to reports. From Friday, March 3 to Monday, March 13, Tuesdays and Fridays accumulated the most drug and alcohol violations out of the week day with five reports each.
Multiple records on the crime map showed two drug-related incidents back to back on the 100 block of Wilshire Place. The first violation was reported on March 3 around 11:55 p.m and the second violation was reported the following day around 10:05 a.m.
Three records of drug and alcohol violations were also reported in a week on Chef Menteur Highway.
The Third District’s motor vehicle thefts and auto burglaries decreased by about half their numbers over two weeks. There were eight reports of motor vehicle thefts and 15 reports of auto burglaries recorded in the last two weeks by the NOPD’s daily Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR).
See below for dates and locations of motor vehicle thefts and auto burglaries reported from March 3 to March 13 by UCR:
Saturday March 4, 2017
Auto Burglary: 2:15 am, 6400 Block General Haig
Auto Burglary: 2:30 am, 6900 Block Bellaire
Auto Burglary: 3:00 am, 6000 Block Mandeville
Sunday March 5, 2017
Auto Theft: 2:45am, 4900 Chef Menteur
Auto Burglary: 3:00am, 5100 Baccich
Monday March 6, 2017
Auto Burglary: 1:30 am, 4300 Block Tulane
Auto Burglary: 10:53 am, 2100 Block Carnot
Auto Burglary: 11:45 am, 5800 Block Marcia
Auto Burglary: 4:30 pm, Airline/Monroe
Auto Burglary: 6:10 pm, Pleasure/Allen
Tuesday March 7, 2017
Auto Burglary: 3:35 am, 6900 Block Bellaire
Auto Theft: 11:30 am: 100 Block Lelong
Thursday March 9, 2017
Auto Theft: 1:19 am, 3500 Block Paris
Auto Theft: 2:00 am, First Block Dove
Auto Burglary: 3:30 am, 100 Block Egret
Auto Burglary: 6:00 am, 1200 Block Mandolin
Saturday March 11, 2017
Auto Burglary: 4:30 am, 5700 Block Wilton
Auto Theft: 5:45 am, 200 Block Alexander
Auto Burglary: 6:30 am, First Block Charlotte
Auto Burglary: 1:13 pm, 2500 Block Agriculture
Sunday March 12, 2017
Auto Theft: 9:00 pm, 2100 Block Sere
Auto Theft: 10:00 pm, 5300 Block Franklin
Monday, March 13, 2017
Auto Theft: 2:10am, 4200 Block Eagle St.