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...

PR October 22, 2015

PRESS RELEASE October 22, 2015 On Monday, October 19, 2015 at approximately 7:00pm members of the Gretna Police Department responded to Ochsner Westbank Hospital emergency room in reference to a 3 year old male with head injuries. Upon officers arrival it was learned...

PR September 21, 2015

On Monday, September 21, 2015 at approximately 1409 hours members of the Gretna Police Department responded to the Capital One Bank, 91 Westbank Exp. Suite 310, Gretna, Louisiana 70053 in reference to an armed robbery. Gretna Police units arrived within 1 minute of...
Hurricane Season

Hurricane Season

Hurricane season is upon us.  In preperation for an event, please be sure to view our Hurricane Informational page for important details regarding preparing for a storm and evacuation/shelter information. *NOTE:  During an event, our Home Page will be converted into a...
Lock Your Doors, Keep What’s Yours…

Lock Your Doors, Keep What’s Yours…

A simple message but oh so important… Car burglaries are on the rise this time of year due to people leaving their car doors unlocked. Thieves go through at night checking every car in the neighborhood, often wearing masks to avoid security cameras. If your car is...