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CRIMESTOPPERS GNO STARTS DELIVERY OF THE "NEW - OPEN HOMICIDE CASE  DOOR HANGERS"

CRIMESTOPPERS GNO STARTS DELIVERY OF THE "NEW - OPEN HOMICIDE CASE DOOR HANGERS"

April 21, 2015 | Posted in: Breaking News
(Tuesday, April 21, 2015) Crimestoppers GNO via Alpha Graphics will be at the corner of Monroe and Green at approximately 2:00 p.m. and work out in a 1/2 mile radius pattern representing 2,843 inhabited homes to drop door hangers which will take approximately 3 hours to complete.  The second door hanger will be circulated at the Franklin Avenue location after the Green/Monroe Street area has been completed. This location representing a 1/2 radius (2500 homes) will take approximately 3 hours to complete. Crimestoppers announced this program at our march 26th annual awards luncheon to assist law enforcement in the development of leads in homicide cases where no suspects have been identified or information is needed after a minimum of 48 hours has past. it is our hope that with the additional coverage and the protected crimestoppers process defined on the door hangers, that new information will be developed for law enforcement. the cases selected have been submitted and approved by law enforcement. Any film crew who would like to take photos may contact crimestoppers (504) 837-8477  for information on the delivery crew's location.  delivery crew members wear neon vests and hold a khaki bag. the crew consists of between 6 - 8 walkers.


Tip Leads to Arrest in Domino

Tip Leads to Arrest in Domino's Delivery Driver Homicide

April 1, 2015 | Posted in: Breaking News
Crimestoppers announced today the arrest of a primary suspect for the homicide of Domino's Pizza delivery person, Mr. Michael Price. Crimestoppers tips helped lead investigators to the perpetrator and the $15,000 reward will be paid. Read more about the arrest here: http://www.nola.com/crime/index.ssf/2015/04/dominos_driver_murder_arrest.html  


Second Person Of Interest Sought In Bourbon Street Murder

Second Person Of Interest Sought In Bourbon Street Murder

March 27, 2015 | Posted in: Breaking News
      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 03/27/2015 SECOND PERSON OF INTEREST SOUGHT IN BOURBON STREET MURDER NEW ORLEANS, LA. – The NOPD is requesting for the public’s assistance in locating 21-year-old Aja Doucette who may have critical information regarding the murder of 20-year-old Bruce Tims. The incident occurred on Saturday, March 21, 2015, at the intersection of Bourbon and Conti Street. Shortly after 5:00 a.m., officers responded to shots fired and upon arrival, Tims and a 28-year-old man were located suffering from gunshot wounds. Both victims were transported to the hospital where Tims later died. The second victim is recovering from his injuries. Earlier this week, the NOPD released information on another person of interest in this incident. A photograph of Aja Doucette is below. Homicide Detective Rayell... » Read More


Cash Reward Now Paid Upon Felony Arrest

Cash Reward Now Paid Upon Felony Arrest

March 26, 2015 | Posted in: Breaking News
If you submit an anonymous tip to Crimestoppers and it leads to a successful felony arrest or helps solve a felony crime, you will now be paid a cash reward on arrest. In the past, Crimestoppers paid all rewards on the arrest and indictment of the perpetrator of the crime. With a faster turn around on the rewards, Crimestoppers hopes to encourage more callers to send in their anonymous tips and help solve crimes faster.  The process of calling Crimestoppers is simple. You call 822-1111 or 1-877-903-STOP, which puts you in contact with the Crimestoppers command center. An operator will answer the phone and take down the information you wish to provide about a crime. He or she will never ask for your name, number, address, or any other identifying information. Once you give Crimestoppers the information, you will be assigned a code number, which is the only method Crimestoppers has of identifying you. You must remember this number, and provide it to a Crimestoppers operator when you call back to check on the status of the information you have given. You must call Crimestoppers. We cannot call you, because we never ask for your phone number. In the meantime, Crimestoppers passes your information on to the appropriate law enforcement agency, which takes action based on your information and reports back to us on whether it led to an arrest or the solving or prevention of a crime. When you call Crimestoppers back and give us your code number, we check with law enforcement to see whether your information was useful. If it was, you receive a cash reward which will be paid through a designated bank drive-up by using the designated tip number. (Exception will be on homicides - where you will be paid 1/2 of the reward on arrest and the remaining 1/2 on indictment of the suspect)  ... » Read More


Crimestoppers Tip Helps Identify Woman In Iberville Street Stabbing

Crimestoppers Tip Helps Identify Woman In Iberville Street Stabbing

March 24, 2015 | Posted in: Breaking News
      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 03/24/2015 CRIMESTOPPERS TIP HELPS NOPD IDENTIFY WOMAN IN IBERVILLE STREET STABBING NEW ORLEANS, LA. – The NOPD is asking for the public's assistance in locating 23-year-old Imani Hills, who is wanted in connection with a stabbing that occurred inside of Alibi bar located at 811 Iberville Street on Monday, March 16, 2015. At approximately 5:15 a.m., the victims were inside of the bar when they heard an argument between the bartender and two females. The victims attempted to get the two females to leave the bar after the bartender requested them to leave when one of the females grabbed a bottle, broke it and cut one of the males. The altercation continued outside where the female struck another male, cutting him to the head and fleeing on foot. The victim’s injuries were not life threatening. During the course of the investigation, detectives received a Crimestoppers tip that identified Hills as the perpetrator of the stabbing. Below is a video of t... » Read More


NOPD Arrests Three Juveniles for Elk Place Armed Robbery

NOPD Arrests Three Juveniles for Elk Place Armed Robbery

January 20, 2015 | Posted in: Breaking News
NEW ORLEANS, LA. – NOPD has arrested three male juveniles ages 14, 15 and 16 for Armed Robbery. The incident took place January 9, 2015, at Elk Place and Canal Street. At approximately 6:20 p.m., the victim was walking when he was approached by three unknown black males. One of the suspects implied that he had a gun and demanded the victim's property. After the victim complied, the suspects boarded an RTA bus and fled the location. During the course of the investigation, detectives learned that the juveniles attended school together and were able to identify all three individuals. The three juveniles were arrest and transported to the Juvenile Center and booked with Armed Robbery. Citizens with information about crime are asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP or Text your crime tip to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637), Text TELLCS then your crime information. You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest and indictment of the person(s) responsible. You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to Crimestoppers.


Crimestoppers Media Release

Crimestoppers Media Release

October 25, 2014 | Posted in: Breaking News
CRIMESTOPPERS, U.S. MARSHALS AND NEW ORLEANS POLICE DEPARTMENT Sunday, October 26, 2014 OPERATION “CLEAN SWEEP” FUGITIVE ROUND UP Crimestoppers has worked for many years in partnership with the U.S. Marshal Service and local law enforcement to apprehend individuals who have warrants out for their arrest. Operation “Clean Sweep” Fugitive Round Up is an opportunity to bring these fugitives to justice. On Sunday, October 26, 2014 US Marshal task force squads will be out on the lookout for the 50 Individuals featured in the Crimestoppers Operation “Clean Sweep” ad which will appear in both local papers: The New Orleans Advocate and The Times Picayune – as well as on the Crimestoppersgno.org web site. (All individuals listed have been provided to Crimestoppers by law enforcement). Citizens are encouraged to look at the pictures of these individuals and if they recognize anyone, please call in a tip. Operation Clean Sweep will continue throughout the next two weeks and Crimestoppers will update their web site as individuals are apprehended off the list. Crimestoppers offers a $1,000 cash reward for tips that lead to the arrest of a fugitive featured in Operation “Clean Sweep.” Additional reward money of up to $1,500 may be paid upon the indictment of a suspect wanted for murder to the caller whose tip leads to an arrest. Callers do not have to give their name or testify to earn the reward. You must call Crimestoppers directly at 504.822.1111 or Toll Free at 1.877.903.STOP to receive this reward. You will be given a Crimestoppers code number as your tip identification. DO NOT approach or try to capture, arrest or surrender the suspect. Law enforcement or bounty hunters are not eligible for cash rewards. Submit an anonymous online tip »... » Read More


Night Out Against Crime

Night Out Against Crime

September 25, 2014 | Posted in: Breaking News


Crimestoppers Tip Leads to Identification of Gentilly Murder Suspect

Crimestoppers Tip Leads to Identification of Gentilly Murder Suspect

September 18, 2014 | Posted in: Breaking News
NEW ORLEANS, LA – Two days after releasing surveillance photos to the public of an unknown suspect wanted for murder in Gentilly, today, detectives have been able to identify the suspect based on an anonymous tip through Crimestoppers. The NOPD believes 22-year-old Joseph Smooth, Jr. is the man seen in the surveillance pictures below and is responsible for the murder of 31-year-old Chad Forest. On September 1, 2014, shortly after 8:00 a.m., in the 2600 block of Dreux Avenue, officers responded to a call of shots fired and located Forest suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the body. Forest was pronounced dead on the scene. Detectives have obtained an arrest warrant for Smooth for Second Degree Murder and requesting the public’s assistance in locating Smooth. Photos of Smooth are below. Homicide Detective Amy Robinson is in charge of the investigation. Citizens with information that can help solve these crimes are asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP. You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for the information leading to the arrest and indictment of the responsible person(s). You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to CRIMESTOPPERS at www.crimestoppersgno.org   Officer Hilal B. Williams


NOPD Arrests Three Individuals in Connections with Fatal Hit and Run in Treme

NOPD Arrests Three Individuals in Connections with Fatal Hit and Run in Treme

September 3, 2014 | Posted in: Breaking News
NEW   ORLEANS, LA—After conducting a thorough investigation over the past five   weeks, today, the NOPD Traffic Division Fatality Unit announced the   arrests of three individuals wanted in connection with a fatal hit and run   incident that occurred on July 27, 2014 at the intersection of North   Claiborne Avenue and Columbus Street. The incident left 37-year-old Daphne   Cola dead. 25-year-old   Darrin Smith was arrested Wednesday afternoon on one count of Manslaughter   and one count of Possession of Stolen Property. The NOPD believes Smith was   the driver of the ATV during the incident.  25-year-old Sadie Brown was arrested Wednesday afternoon on one count of   Accessory to Manslaughter and one count of Possession of Stolen Property. The   NOPD believes Brown was the passenger riding on the ATV during the   incident. 26-year-old Matthew Cousan was arrested Tuesday night on one count of   Accessory to Manslaughter and one count of Obstruction of Justice. The NOPD   believes Cousan played a role in helping Brown leave the scene. "These arrests are a direct result of a strong collaboration between law   enforcement and the community on the investigation into this tragic   incident," said Lt. Anthony Micheu, Commander of   the NOPD Traffic Division. "After reviewing several hours of   video surveillance footage, interviewing witnesses, collecting evidence and   sifting through dozens of tips from the community, I am proud that our   detectives are now able to bring the individuals responsible to   justice." The NOPD believes Smith and Brown were travelling on a stolen ATV at a high   rate of speed on North Claiborne Ave just before midnight on July 27 when   Smith lost control of the ATV and struck Cola and a parked vehicle. The ATV   flipped several times ejecting Smi... » Read More




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