NEW ORLEANS – Today, District Attorney Jason Williams highlighted the Orleans Parish District Attorney’s Office’s (OPDA) strategies to increase safety and hold violent offenders accountable.

District Attorney Jason Williams said, “Regardless of the misinformation swirling about this office’s policies, this administration, has been, and continues to be focused on prosecuting violent crime in this city. Unique times call for unique measures and my office is focused on finding solutions as well as taking numerous steps to hold individuals accountable for serious offenses. Through these initiatives and partnership with all criminal legal system actors, we are committed to working together and providing leadership that make families safer. That’s my office’s commitment to the people of New Orleans.”

For DA Williams’ plan to increase safety and hold violent offenders accountable, please see the below.