Consent Decree Monitor Holds Quarterly Public Meeting

The NOPD Consent Decree monitoring team will hold a public meeting to present the most recent 2017 quarterly report and to respond to public questions & comments.   The meeting will take place from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m., Wednesday, April 19, at Ashe' Cultural Center, 1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd....

Gusman Assembles Panel to Assist in Selection of Compliance Director

[contentblock id=1 img=gcb.png] With just a day left until he is presented with the names of three candidates for the job, Orleans Parish Sheriff Marlin Gusman has named members of an evaluation panel he says will assist him in choosing the jail's independent compliance director. The selection of an independent compliance...

Local Leaders Gather to Support Gusman

[contentblock id=1 img=gcb.png] Nearly three dozen local faith-based, civic and political leaders came together Tuesday morning in front of the Orleans Justice Center to voice their support for embattled Orleans Parish Sheriff Marlin Gusman as he heads to court in just days for a hearing on the petition filed by...