Suspect arrested in shooting during argument

The New Orleans Police Department has arrested Don J. Tropez Sr., 67, in the investigation of an aggravated battery by shooting Wednesday (Jan. 19) in the 2400 block of Mexico Street, near St. Roch Avenue. At about 10 p.m., the...

NOPD seeks suspect in armed carjacking

The NOPD is seeking assistance in locating and identifying a suspect in the ongoing investigation of an armed carjacking on Wednesday (Jan. 19) in the St. Anthony neighborhood. At 5:13 p.m., a woman was sitting in the driver’s seat of...

Local organizations collaborate to promote minority contractors assisting in Hurricane Ida recovery (sponsored)

  Propeller, New Orleans Regional Black Chamber of Commerce, ThriveNOLA, New Orleans Business Alliance (NOLABA) and The Collaborative have compiled a working list of local BIPOC (Black, indigenous, people of color) contractors in response to recovery needs post-Hurricane Ida. The...