New Orleans Crime Blotter

With NOLA Defender on the sidelines we’re wading into the void they left with our own crime reportage. Info garnered from NOPD and local media stalwarts The New Orleans Advocate.

Last night, December 23rd, a lady was accosted near her Gentilly home by a brigand in a red pickup truck. With nearby Winn Dixie offering whole hams for $6 the woman had taken advantage of the holiday sale only to be relieved of her groceries. The manhunt is ongoing for the ham thief. Continue Reading

We live in the wild, wild West of the Upper 9th Ward where carjacking, stickups, home invasions and assault are a daily fact of life.

It ain’t easy in the Big Easy.

The New Orleans Metropolitan Association Of Realtors are savvy to this fact and are ponying up $15k to help mitigate the problem through crime cameras.

In the past the New Orleans Police and Justice Foundation have teamed up with NOPD to to install 71 cameras across our city

Would you like a crime camera on your block? You may make a request here