Press Release – April 13, 2019

 On April 8, 2019, at approximately 11:00pm, a masked suspect entered the business of Pizza Hut, located at 2108 Franklin Avenue.  The suspect produced a firearm and demanded money. A second masked suspect acting in the capacity of a lookout, is also seen on video...

Press Release – April 13, 2019

The Gretna Police Department has received complaints from citizens stating that they have received calls from someone indicating they are with the Gretna Police Department demanding a cashier’s check.  The callers are using names of officers presently with the...

Press Release – October 10, 2018

On Thursday, September 27, 2018, the Gretna Police Department was contacted by a Jefferson Parish School Board investigator regarding possible inappropriate interactions between a teacher, identified as Kim Minor (black male 10-30-57), and a student.             ...

Press Release – August 9, 2018

On Thursday, August 9, 2018, at approximately 5:10am, officers responded to the 1200 block of Amelia Street in reference to a subject laying in the street.  Upon arrival officers located a black female, who was identified by an officer from a prior investigation, as...

Press Release – August 7, 2018

 On Tuesday, July 31, 2018, at approximately 11:24am the Gretna Police Department and EMS responded to 1901 Lafayette Street in reference to an eleven month old baby suffering from a head injury.  Upon arrival it was determined that the child would be transported to...