The New Orleans Police Department’s Special Operations Division (S.O.D) Task Force Unit investigated 94 complaints and 12 previous complaints. They made 29 cases for 7 Felony, 17 Misdemeanors and 5 Municipal violations. Officers stopped 21 vehicles, issued 21 citations and made 1 Traffic arrest. They made 14 field interviews, 55 pedestrian contacts, and wrote 27 reports. They conducted 45 Wanted Checks and made 3 Narcotics cases confiscating 1 Gun and Narcotics.
Since July of 2010, Officers investigated approximately 28,391 complaints, executed approximately 175 Search Warrants, made approximately 2,911 Felony cases, conducted approximately 13,224 Vehicle checks, issued approximately 2,028 Citations, made approximately 663 Narcotics cases, confiscated approximately 323 Guns and numerous amounts of Illegal Substances.
These notable arrests results are from July 6, 2014 thru July 12, 2014
Violent Offenders Warrant Unit and Fugitive Unit Arrested the Following Subjects on Warrants or Issued Summons.
Ernest Winfield, 19, for Possession of Marijuana.
Deneal Evans, 24, for Possession of Marijuana.
Juanita Ogden, 51, for Aggravated Battery.
Project Safe Neighborhood Knock and Talk
Project Safe Neighborhood Detective Jason Samuel conducted 19 Knock and Talk Convicted Felon checks. Two arrests were made.
Phillip Belcher, 28, for Possession with the Intent to Distribute Marijuana and a Probation Violation.
2014 Year-To-Date Totals: 31 Checks and 34 Arrests.
2013 Year-To-Date Totals: Checks: 204 Arrests: 37
2013 Year-to-Date Totals: 478 Checks and 62 Arrests.
Electronic Monitoring Unit
COMSTAT Week Totals: 64 Juveniles: 11 Adults: 53
2014 Year to Date: 143
2013 Year to Date: 264
2013 Total Monitored: 391
The New Orleans Police Department, under the leadership of Superintendent Ronal W. Serpas, is engaged in a complete transformation in its approach to ensuring that New Orleans is a safer place to live, work and visit.
Any person who, after the commission of a felony, shall harbor, conceal, or aid the offender, knowing or having reasonable ground to believe that he has committed the felony, and with the intent that he may avoid or escape from arrest, trial, conviction, or punishment shall be charged with R.S. 14:25; Relative to Accessories After the Fact.
An accessory after the fact may be tried and punished, notwithstanding the fact that the principal felon may not have been arrested, tried, convicted, or amenable to justice.
Whoever becomes an accessory after the fact shall be fined not more than five hundred dollars, or imprisoned, with or without hard labor, for not more than five years, or both; provided that in no case shall his punishment be greater than one-half of the maximum provided by law for a principal offender.
Officer Garry Flot