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...
Dec 30, 2015 ... Scientific advances for HIV/AIDS have exploded in recent years, and doctors
have ... Despite innovations in treatment, HIV rates still high, including in Baton
Rouge and New Orleans ... But other risky behaviors are on the rise as well. ...
sex are problems, and they know which communities they most affect.
Dec 11, 2013 ... Report claims police unfairly arrest sex workers for carrying ... According to the
report, Louisiana has the second highest rate of HIV infection in the United States
and the ... The Syringe Access Program, which was first opened as part of the ...
the problem and criminalization of possession is still problematic.
Jun 21, 2016 ... Homicides in 18 of the cities increased by more than 25 percent, and by 50
percent in 12 cities. ... The primary interpretation is that criticism of police in the
wake of the ... as a public health challenge rather than a criminal justice problem.
" ... Crime increases also tend to correspond with rising inflation r...
Mar 16, 2012 ... When infection rates for AIDS and HIV go up, it's certainly an indication that ...
said the report shows that Louisiana still has a significant problem with AIDS, ...
Should Baton Rouge police officers be required to live in the city?
Jul 13, 2016 ... The problem that Landrieu is tackling is one that has plagued New Orleans ... But
New Orleans's murder rate has been well above the national rate ... to the New
Orleans Police Department, nearly 80 percent of murder ... But research has
shown that violence more closely resembles a different model: HIV.
Jun 14, 2016 ... Syphilis is on the rise in the New Orleans area, so much so that the state ... "The
health department can't tackle this problem alone they issued this ... the two, HIV
and Syphilis, drive each other and we see rates of them go up ... Wounded
deputy welcomed home by huge crowds after deadly police shooting.
Dec 10, 2013 ... The AIDS death rate in Louisiana is more than double the US average. ... New
Orleans police regularly interfere with sex workers who carry ... The southern
United States has the fastest-growing HIV epidemic and the largest ...
Mar 18, 2011 ... New Orleans police officers used excessive force, failed to ... An insouciant
attitude toward real societal problems in part contributes to the problems at the
police ... we can't do something about the horrific murder rate," says Dee Harper,
... rise through the ranks, a move intended to professionalize the fo...
Aug 25, 2015 ... Before Katrina, only 30 percent of New Orleans public school students attended a
school that met state standards. .... at one City Council meeting, police used
pepper spray and Tasers on the protesters. Part of the problem was sheer
numbers. ... Minority-owned businesses are a growing part of that curve.