Press Release – November 18, 2019

  MAJOR CRIMES TASK FORCE MAKES $1.2 MILLION DOLLAR DRUG BUST On Wednesday, November 13, 2019 during the morning hours, Agents with the Major Crimes Task Force, which consist of officers from the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office, Plaquemines Parish Sheriff’s...

Press Release – November 4, 2019

 Attached you will find two press releases which outline two homicides that occurred in the city of Gretna within a 12 hour period at two different locations within our city.  It should be also noted these are the first homicides in the city of Gretna this year, and...

Press Release – November 4, 2019

 On Saturday, November 2, 2019, at approximately 3:22pm members of the Gretna Police Department were dispatched to the Gretna Park Apartments, 901 Gretna Boulevard, in reference to a shooting.  Upon arrival officers located a black male, later identified as Walter...

Press Release – September 12, 2019

On Wednesday, September 11, 2019, at approximately 10:37pm, Gretna Police Officers while patrolling closed businesses at the 90 block of the Westbank Expressway observed a black male looking into the windows of a business, as well as, unoccupied parked vehicles at the...

Press Release – September 6, 2019

During the early morning hours on Wednesday, September 4, 2019, ten (10) vehicle burglaries and two (2) attempted residential burglaries occurred in the McDonoghville neighborhood in the City of Gretna.   Immediately upon receiving reports of the incidents, officers...

Press Release – July 10, 2019

ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE CLOSURE All administrative offices of the Gretna Police Department will be closing at 12:00pm on Thursday, July 11, 2019.  They are scheduled to re-open on Monday, July 15, 2019 for normal business hours. Gretna Police Law enforcement and...