Press Release – June 21, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 21, 2017   Incident Number 1: On Sunday July 16, 2017 a series of vehicle burglaries occurred in the areas of Derbigny Street, 5th Street and Weyer Street in Gretna. Entry was gained into all vehicles by the suspect opening unlocked car...

Empowering Women to Win

A Continuing Education Program for Citizens of our Community Class Limited to 20 Participants Upcoming dates: -August 12, 2017 -August 26, 2017 -September 16, 2017 Where: Mel Ott – Multi Purpose Center 2301 Belle Chasse Highway Gretna, Louisiana 8:00 – 5:00 Do...

Press Release – May 30, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 30, 2017 Gretna Police Department Emergency Medical Services has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline EMS Gold Plus Award for implementing quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients who experience severe...

PR May 25, 2017

PRESS RELEASE May 25, 2017 On Tuesday, May 23, 2017, the City of Gretna Police Department obtained the Forensic Examination Report submitted by the Jefferson Parish Coroner’s Office relative to the cause of death of Mr. Kendole Joseph on February 9, 2017.  Mr. Joseph...

PR June 17, 2016

PRESS RELEASE 06/17/2016 On Thursday, 17 June 2016, at 0029 hours, members of the Gretna Police Department were working an off-duty detail, in full uniform, at a lounge on the Gretna / New Orleans city line, near Algiers, when information was obtained from a lounge...