NOPD Celebrates Pride Month with Special Badge

In a kind, if late gesture, the NOPD has debuted a special Pride-themed badge for officers to wear in support of New Orleans LGBT community — Read on http://www.bigeasymagazine.com/2019/06/21/nopd-celebrates-pride-month-with-special-badge/

2018 violent crime in New Orleans plummets to levels not seen since the 1970s

“We’ve still got a bit to go … (but) we’re optimistic,” Police Department Superintendent Michael Harrison said in an interview. “We’re grateful.” The sudden drop in violence from last year means that the progress could be more of a statistical anomaly than a sustainable trend. But it nevertheless represents a noteworthy talking point for MayorContinue reading “2018 violent crime in New Orleans plummets to levels not seen since the 1970s”