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NOPD Tattoo Policy Now In Effect

NOPD Tattoo Policy Now In Effect

A spokesperson for the New Orleans Police Department confirmed Monday that the department's new tattoo policy is now effect.

The spokesperson said it went into effect Sunday, Nov. 3.

The policy requires officers to conceal all visible tattoos, which would include those on the neck and arms.

While supporters of the tattoo policy say it will help officers look more professional, critics say it could harm recruiting efforts.

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