Feb 14, 2014 5:15 AM by AP (Photo courtesy MGN Online)
Fans of the 2014 NBA All-Star weekend can expect to see an increased police presence in New Orleans.
Louisiana State Police is sending 120 troopers from across the state to work assignments in the French Quarter and metro area in partnership with the New Orleans Police Department and the State Fire Marshal's Office.
Col. Mike Edmonson says the troopers will work patrols, criminal investigations, crowd control and traffic control.
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