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Sight and Sound ...

Mardi Gras in New Orleans is about to come to an end. It’s wild day from beginning to end and the sights and sounds of the day are colorful, crazy and so New Orleans. 225 more words

Random Musings

Get Your Recruiting Bonus

The other day, I wrote an article entitled “JoinNOPD – Unique Opportunities Abound.” This article was geared toward anyone who was thinking about joining the NOPD. 821 more words


JoinNOPD - Unique Opportunities Abound

Manpower in the New Orleans Police Department is at historic lows.  There are currently somewhere around 1,100 commissioned members of the NOPD, if you include the recent academy graduates who are currently in field training.  651 more words


Use of Force - A Sergeant's Perspective

“Use of force”, three words that have become the center of debates across the country in this time of heavy scrutiny, and second guessing of law enforcement actions. 1,038 more words


NOPD Disciplines Officers for Manpower Shortage - Gives up on Morale

The New Orleans Police Department has apparently decided to punish its officers for the atrocious manpower woes faced by the department.  2014 ended with another 120 officer separations, bringing NOPD commissioned manpower down to 1,092.  927 more words


FOP Legal Plan - 2014

As 2014 draws to an end, I thought I would take this opportunity to say a few things about the FOP Legal Defense Plan.

No other Legal Defense Plan provides as much coverage to law enforcement officers as the FOP Legal Defense Plan.   511 more words