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NOLA News in Brief

Lauren Duncan, Senior Staff Reporter February 6, 2020

Here are a few recent, local news stories that should be on your radar.    NOPD officers shoot gun-wielding man in French Quarter Four New Orleans Police Department officers shot and injured...

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Two Sodexo employees arrested on campus

Sanjali De Silva, Senior Staff Reporter November 5, 2019

Two Sodexo employees were arrested while on campus yesterday. Around 8:50 a.m. on Monday, a Sodexo employee was arrested in the Lavin-Bernick Center food court. He was wanted by the New Orleans Police...

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TUPD: Victims approached at The Boot report sexual assaults

Sanjali De Silva, Senior Staff Reporter September 5, 2019

An off-campus sexual assault was reported by a non-Tulane affiliated student at approximately 2:30 a.m. on Thursday, Sep. 5. The victim reported that she was approached at The Boot Bar and Grill by an...

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TUPD investigation localizes national conversation about campus policing

Josh Axelrod and Sanjali De Silva April 18, 2018

On the first day of 2016, Janard Brister was choked for five seconds and tasered, while handcuffed, by Tulane University Police Department officers. Higher-ranking TUPD officials agreed this use of force...

Predictive policing technologies present problems for NOLA

Predictive policing technologies present problems for NOLA

Madeline Ninno, Staff Writer March 14, 2018

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Suspect arrested for off-campus sexual batteries

Josh Axelrod, News Editor February 27, 2018

After numerous reported instances of off-campus sexual battery, the New Orleans Police Department arrested a subject. According to NOPD, the arrest was made yesterday morning at 8 a.m. TUPD sent out...

Tulane Professor Mia Bagneris injured by intoxicated driver

Jonathon Marks, Associate News Editor November 14, 2017

Tulane Art History Assistant Professor Mia Bagneris was severely injured in a drunk driving incident in the Bywater area on the night of Oct. 14. Mia Bagneris is the daughter of Michael Bagneris, a New...

New Orleans takes major step in alleviating opioid epidemic

New Orleans takes major step in alleviating opioid epidemic

Daniel Horowitz, Views Editor October 25, 2017

Opioid addiction has become an epidemic in the U.S. New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu has taken the initiative to help fight this problem by equipping officers of the New Orleans Police Department with...

Louisiana AG Landry mischaracterizes NOLA consent decree

Nketiah Berko, Views Editor August 27, 2017

On Aug. 15, 2017, Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry wrote a guest editorial in the New Orleans Advocate lambasting the city's 2012 Department of Justice-mandated consent decree. The decree, issued...

Tulane Police respond to car theft, off-campus tire slashing

Tess Riley , News Editor January 12, 2017

The following crimes were reported to Tulane University Police Department Tuesday. Vehicle burglary: A TUPD officer responded to a report of a car burglary on Tuesday morning. The individual...

Tulane police investigate theft of microphone, funds

Tess Riley , News Editor January 7, 2017

Two thefts were reported to Tulane University Police Department on Thursday regarding a missing Tulane microphone and a separate incident regarding Tulane funds. A TUPD officer responded to a report...

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