New Orleans at a glance
Population by race and Hispanic origin
Cities in this database with the most similarly-sized populations
Full-time law enforcement staff, New Orleans Police Department
- Civilian staff
Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents
- New Orleans
- 2.3 National average, cities with 250,000+ population
- 2.2 National average
These figures reflect the New Orleans Police Department only, and do not include state or other police agencies that may be present in this location.
|Amount||Start and end dates||Recipient and description||Awarding agency||CFDA program||Type|
|NEW ORLEANS, CITY OF FY21 COPS HIRING PROGRAM (CHP)||Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions||16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants||Prime|
|NEW ORLEANS, CITY OF TO PROVIDE LAW ENFORCEMENT RELATED SERVICES TO DRUG TRAFFICKING||Executive Office of the President Office of the National Drug Control Policy||95.001 High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas Program||Sub|
|NEW ORLEANS, CITY OF EASTERN DISTRICT OF LOUISIANA PSN PROJECT||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.609 Project Safe Neighborhoods||Prime|
|NEW ORLEANS, CITY OF COMPREHENSIVE LAW ENFORCEMENT STRATEGIES||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program||Prime|
Recent equipment transfers
|Ship date||Item and National Stock Number (NSN)||Quantity||Acquisition value, each||Acquisition value, total||DEMIL code||DEMIL IC|
|2||2 @ $499.00||$998.00||D||1|
|1||1 @ $499.00||$499.00||D||1|
|5||5 @ $138.00||$690.00||D||1|
We identified 1 publicly reported settlement that resulted in $13,300,000.00 in monetary compensation to victims.
In 2016, New Orleans reached a settlement worth $13.3 million to resolve a police misconduct lawsuit.
In 2016, the City of New Orleans reached a settlement worth $13.3 million for 17 plaintiffs, including individuals who were injured and families of people who were killed during violent interactions with police in the weeks prior to and following Hurricane Katrina.