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Weekend crime includes shooting, vehicle burglaries Uptown

Martha Sanchez and Olivia Warren September 28, 2022

Last weekend, several incidents of crime, including an armed robbery, vehicle burglaries and a shooting early Saturday, occurred Uptown.    On Sept. 24 around 2:30 a.m., a shooting at the...

You are not alone: Tulane sexual assault survivor speaks up

‘You are not alone’: Tulane sexual assault survivor speaks up

Lily Mae Lazarus, Managing Editor March 16, 2022

Content Warning: The following article contains subject matter pertaining to sexual violence.   On a Sunday night, in the late winter of 1984, 17-year-old Angela Lore found herself at a...

New Orleans crime

Mayor wants ARPA funds for police raises as crime rockets

Rohan Goswami, News Editor February 16, 2022

Crime continues to plague New Orleans, with carjackings wreaking havoc in the Garden District, on tourists and on the youth of Orleans Parish.   Mayor LaToya Cantrell, under fire from local...

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After armed carjackings, questions about Uptown crime remain

Martha Sanchez, Associate News Editor February 2, 2022

In 2021, New Orleans Police Department’s second district — which includes Tulane University’s upscale neighborhood — experienced at least 12 reported carjackings. Now, that same area has recorded...

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Tulane bars see increase in drugging allegations

Mackenzie Bookamer, News Editor October 6, 2021

Tulane University Police Department and Loyola University Police Department, in conjunction with the New Orleans Police Department, recently responded to allegations of drugging incidents at bars in close...

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Weekly crime report

Zachary Schultz, Breaking News Editor September 17, 2021

On Sept. 10 at 10:36 p.m., Tulane University Police Department was alerted to a fraudulent email scam sent to the reporting victim’s Tulane University email. The subjects instructed the Tulane affiliate...

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OPINION | Without abolishing the police, justice remains unattainable

Apoorva Verghese, Intersections Editor April 21, 2021

On April 11, officer Kim Potter shot and killed 20-year-old Daunte Wright in Minnesota. A few days prior, on March 29, a Chicago police officer killed 13-year-old Adam Toledo. These tragic deaths,...

Letter to the Editor: Abolish TUPD

Letter to the Editor: Abolish TUPD

November 12, 2020

To all Tulane students in New Orleans, First, an introduction — we are writing as members of Abolish TUPD, a non-Tulane affiliated group organizing with the intent of defunding, disarming, dismantling...

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Fitts pledges funds, expands programming to combat racism in Tulane community

Cullen Fagan, Senior Staff Reporter June 12, 2020

On Friday, the Tulane student body received an email from President Mike Fitts in which he pledged that the university would take concrete steps to further anti-racist goals. He cited recent national events,...


NOPD arrests suspect in Uptown shooting

Sanjali De Silva, Senior Staff Reporter January 29, 2020

New Orleans Police Department has arrested a 21-year-old man believed to be responsible for the death of 20-year-old University of Louisiana at Lafayette student Lee Long Jr. Alec Billiot was booked...


Loyola student arrested for Sept. 20 sexual battery at The Boot

Colin Threlkeld and Josh Axelrod September 21, 2019

New Orleans Police have arrested Carlos Pena Cifuentes, a 21-year-old Loyola student originally from Madrid, Spain, in connection with a Sept. 20 sexual battery that occurred at The Boot Bar and Grill....


#FreeYoel: Organizers in New Orleans challenge ICE inhumanity

Cliff Soloway and Lauren Allen September 12, 2019

Cliff Soloway and Lauren Allen were among those arrested on Sept. 8. Yoel Alonso Leal is a Cuban political dissident, husband and father. Since November of last year, when United States Immigration...

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