Court Watch NOLA presented to the St. Tammany League of Women Voters and other north shore citizen groups on August 27, explaining the mission, history and work not only of Court Watch NOLA, but of court monitoring groups across the country. Good luck to our friends on the north shore as they explore forming their […]
Court Watch NOLA recently announced its support for portions of the proposed consent decree in U.S. v. City of New Orleans, which could lead to valuable reforms within the New Orleans Police Department.
We are thrilled to announce a new partnership with Delgado Community College’s Criminal Justice Program. Delgado students will now have the option of joining Court Watch NOLA’s other volunteers in observing New Orleans’ criminal courts and working to reform our criminal justice system.
Court Watch NOLA is a non-profit organization established in 2007 in an effort to promote efficiency, transparency, and accountability in New Orleans’ criminal justice system. Court Watch NOLA’s many volunteers track hundreds of felony cases, and their daily presence in the courtroom helps identify systemic problems while also sending the message that New Orleanians care about […]