In addition to the Monitoring Team's public meetings, designated as "Public Meetings" below, the following Court Hearings (open to the public) will be held.  The court hearings will be held in the United States Courthouse, 500 Poydras Street, New Orleans.  The Office of the Consent Decree Monitor, the NOPD, and the United States will be present.

The public is invited to attend each public meeting and court hearing.

The NOPD Consent Decree Monitor will hold a virtual public meeting on Thursday, August 31st 6:00 PM CST to explain the Monitor’s recent public reports and inform the public on the status of the implementation of the NOPD Consent Decree. In an effort to make this public meeting available to as many individuals as possible, it will be held virtually via Zoom.

Any member of the public can register for the public meeting by clicking HERE.

The Court’s next public hearing or status conference is scheduled for Thursday, August 31, at 2:00 p.m. in the UNITED STATES COURTHOUSE:  Courtroom of Judge Susie Morgan, Room C-316, 3rd Floor, 500 Poydras Street, New Orleans, LA  

If you would like to provide your feedback, comments, or questions regarding the New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) Consent Decree to the Court or Monitoring Team please email: 

Judge Susie Morgan will endeavor to review all public questions, and respond during upcoming NOPD Consent Decree Compliance court hearings.