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The New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) has primary responsibility for law enforcement in ... New Orleans became a part of the United States on December 20, 1803 by virtue of ..... Throughout his a...

How New Orleans became America's ground zero for HIV | Aeon ...

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Aug 15, 2014 ... A second hurricane is battering New Orleans, this time it is an HIV catastrophe ... to the southern states: where those problems are most prevalent, so is the virus. ... state government and other powers-that-be all seem like part of the show. ... Louisiana has the second-highest poverty rate in the country and ...

HIV on the rise among young people - Shreveport Times

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Jan 8, 2016 ... HIV is a growing problem among 13- to 24-year-olds, impacting young ... Louisiana is ranked third in the nation for its HIV case diagnosis rate, ...

In Harm's Way | Human Rights Watch

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Dec 11, 2013 ... In Harm's Way State Response to Sex Workers, Drug Users and HIV in ... an important part of the US National HIV/AIDS Strategy, syringe access ... Not surprisingly, neither Louisiana nor New Orleans has been able to reduce its rate of HIV ... The New Orleans Police Department should immediately end this ...

Louisiana insurers among those seeking Obamacare rate hikes ...

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Jun 6, 2016 ... Several Louisiana health insurers propose average rate hikes as high as 30 percent. ... Louisiana joins a growing list of states facing rising rates. ... drugs, surgery and treatments for hepatitis C, AIDS and cancer, he said. .... The problem is you sometimes have to serve under someone you don't like, there .....

New Orleans police response times have become norm - The New ...

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Oct 27, 2015 ... None of those calls appears in police statistics as reported crimes. ... But the problem is far deeper than one high-profile holdup. ... How quickly police arrive depends in large part on where you live. .... Michael Glasser, president of the Police Association of New Orleans, said the rising times can undercut the ...

Public blind to 'utter senselessness of a person needlessly dead on ...

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Jul 7, 2015 ... The New Orleans Police Department investigated 30 percent more ... “It's just a constant reminder that New Orleans has a major crime problem,” Jackson said. .... to “run between the raindrops” when murders rise, as they have this year in ..... provide more treatment to convicts, cancer patients, HIV sufferers.

New Orleans tourism under threat from crime, vagrants, other ...

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Jun 22, 2016 ... New Orleans, LA /News/: Ahead of a major travel trade show ... problems: crime, crumbling streets and an apparent rise in vagra. ... also are up citywide, according to the New Orleans Police Department. ... the Quarter and the Central Business District, part of a multiple-year effort expected to finish in 2017.

Heroin - Louisiana Drug Threat Assessment

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Heroin abuse has risen in New Orleans during the last 2 years, although its use is ... Heroin abuse is increasing in the New Orleans metropolitan area, yet the problem is minimal ... According to Louisiana SEWG statistics, primary heroin treatment ... Police in New Orleans inner-city areas report a marked increase in the ...

Racial Gap Among Men With HIV Widens | Advocate.com

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Dec 7, 2015 ... But the racial gap is still growing, he said. ... Because HIV testing rates have been stable for gay Latino men since at least 2005, ... Part of the problem, the CDC said, is that people living with HIV in the South are less ... Matter Backs Out of SF Pride Over Police; 1:06 Facebook, Google Ban Extremist Videos ...

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Despite innovations in treatment, HIV rates still high, including in ...

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Dec 30, 2015 ... Baton Rouge, LA /News/: Scientific advances for HIV/AIDS have exploded in ... for estimated HIV and AIDS case rates per 100,000 people, while New Orleans is ... Baton Rouge police: Biter exposes victim to HIV, says victim owes him ... sex are problems, and they know which communities they most affect.

3 in 10 gay men have HIV in several Southern cities ... - NOLA.com

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May 17, 2016 ... The study echoes other research that reported higher rates of HIV ... AIDS and HIV laws were adopted in the 1980s and early 1990s amidst a fear of the growing , ... We have too many anti-science people in our part of the country, so this is .... The problem isn't the 3 in 10 gay/bi men who are known to be HIV .....

New Orleans ranked 2nd-worst housing market for renters | NOLA.com

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Jan 15, 2016 ... In stable markets, rental rates remain steady as long as the housing supply is ..... dollar' to live in those low income mix neighborhoods, with little to no police patrols. ... The price remained high ever since for the most part. .... The problem with New Orleans real estate is the vast income inequality in the ci...