NOPD Announces Formation of Youth Advisory Council

[contentblock id=1 img=gcb.png] NOPD Superintendent Michael Harrison announced Monday that the department will form a Youth Advisory Council to build and strengthen the department's relationship with local youth. The Superintendent’s Youth Advisory Council is designed to foster dialogue and create a stronger relationship between the city's youth and the NOPD....

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....

Mayor Landrieu Responds ICE Report Naming New Orleans as Uncooperative

Mayor Mitch Landrieu reiterated today (Tuesday, March 21) in a prepared statement that the city’s law enforcement officers won’t be joining Donald Trump’s “deportation force.” “First and foremost, the NOPD does now and will continue to follow federal laws and focus on arresting people who commit crime, regardless of their...

Mayor Landrieu Signs Gun Safety Ordinance into Law

[contentblock id=1 img=gcb.png] From a press release Today (Monday Sept. 12), Mayor Mitch Landrieu signed a gun safety ordinance into law. Introduced by Jason Williams and James Gray, the ordinance was unanimously passed by the City Council. The ordinance has addresses three areas by: Making it mandatory for residents to report a...