crime

Police blotter: Three robberies and a shooting in Mid-City area

In 12 hours on Monday (July 26), people in and around Mid-City experienced three robberies and a shooting, the New Orleans Police Department reported. Women were targeted in the majority of these crimes. A woman’s car and cellphone were stolen at gunpoint Monday night in the Tulane-Gravier area. The 55-year-old woman was approached by two Read More…

crime

Police blotter: Shooting at Orleans and Broad, carjacking on Norman Francis Parkway

A shooting and a carjacking were reported near Mid-City neighborhoods on Wednesday (May 26). At around 4 p.m., NOPD First District officers arrived at Orleans Avenue and North Broad Street to investigate a report of shots fired. They learned that a man had opened fire during an attempted auto theft. The gunman had fled the Read More…