Citywide Anti-Crime Walk
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 07/28/2014|
July 28, 2014
New Orleans Police Department Public Information Office
Citywide Anti-Crime Walk
Members of the New Orleans Police will initiate a citywide crime walk. This walk will include the participation of all eight police districts and members from the Crimestoppers staff, District commanders and their officers will walk throughout the community handing out Crimestoppers flyers and interacting with the people within the community. The event is scheduled for Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at 6:00 p.m. The media is invited.
First District: Starts at D’ Hemecourt and S. Pierce proceeds down D’Hemecourt to S. Cortez (2 blocks), turn right on S. Cortez, down S. Cortez to Ulloa (1 block), turn right on Ulloa, down Ulloa to S. Scott (1 block), turn right on S. Scott, down S. Scott to Banks (3 blocks), turn left on Banks, down Banks to S. Pierce (1 block) turn left on S. Pierce, down S. Pierce to Ulloa (3 blocks).
Second District: Second District Anti- Crime Walk is starting and Ending at Edinburgh and Eagle St. (St. Peter Methodist Church) On Eagle to Oleander St., Oleander to Gen. Ogden St., Gen. Ogden to Olive St., Olive to Hamilton St., Hamilton to Palm St., Palm to Hollygrove St., Hollygrove to Edinburgh St., Edinburgh to Eagle St.
Third District: Starts at St Patrick Playground (S. St. Patrick St. @ Baudin St.) Lakebound on Baudin St. to S. Bernadotte St. right on S. Bernadotte St. to Banks St. right on Banks St. to S. Alexander St. right on S. Alexander St. to Baudin St. right on Baudin St. to S. St. Patrick St. End: St Patrick Playground
Fourth District: The walk will begin behind the levee in the 200 block of Morgan Street. The walk will take place with the Wednesday On the Point Activities.
Sixth District: The walk will start at the location of Foucher and South Saratoga. The walks will go up Foucher to Dryades then a left on Dryades to Milan, from Milan and Dryades, to Milan and South Saratoga Street, from South Saratoga and Milan to Foucher and South Saratoga.
Seventh District: Officers and community members will meet at the corner of Buffalo and Curran at 5:45pm. The walk will proceed from Buffalo to Bass, Bass to Sail, Sail to Sand, Sand to Surf, Surf to Star, Star to Curran, and Curran back to Buffalo.
Eighth District: We will begin at Chartres and Marigny, proceed on Chartres to St. Roch, to Royal, to Mandeville, to Burgundy, ending at Elysian Fields and Burgundy.