Adopt-A-Cop

Adopt-A-Cop

Throughout Carnival season, NOPD officers are on duty and working with a majority putting in 12-hour shifts in a police district or a minimum of 8-hour shifts along the parade route. Adopt-A-Cop Mardi Gras Support provides our Krewe in Blue with much needed hot meals,...
TIPS FOR PURCHASING SECURITY CAMERAS

TIPS FOR PURCHASING SECURITY CAMERAS

1) Good cameras are surprisingly affordable. Expensive doesn’t always equal better. You can get good footage from a simple 3 Mega Pixel (MP) Swann camera set that comes with 4 cameras and 1 NVR (recorder) for under $800. You can find identical 4, 8 and 16 camera sets,...
In Memory of Sgt. Wellborn

In Memory of Sgt. Wellborn

NOPD Sergeant Jeff Wellborn passed away today after suffering a stroke over the weekend. Wellborn is an 8-year veteran of the NOPD. He most recently served in the Fourth District and was one of nine officers to be promoted to Sergeant in a ceremony last week. Funeral...
GEAUX BLUE NOLA DAY

GEAUX BLUE NOLA DAY

The New Orleans City Council declared September 7, 2016 as Geaux Blue NOLA Day in support of police officers who serve and protect the community.  This was a day for us to express our appreciation for law enforcement officers and work collaboratively to improve their...
Training

Training

In the modern world, police officers are expected to display physical courage and smart tactics in unpredictable situations, enforce a complex body of law, and comply with NOPD’s rigorous internal policies. Split second decisions literally carry life and death...