| Dec 12, 2009
Members of the New Orleans Police Department's Fatality Unit are investigating a 6 a.m. traffic accident on Interstate10 eastbound before the North Claiborne exit that left a 52 year-old local male dead.
According to investigators, the driver of a 1994...
| Jun 6, 2009
| 8:50 AM
Last night, members of the New Orleans Police Department's Fatality Section are investigation a hit and run traffic accident that left a 38-year-old local male dead and a 50-year-old local male in the hospital. The deceased's name is being withheld...
| Jun 21, 2009
This morning, members of the New Orleans Police Department's Traffic Division are investigating an accident that left an unidentified African-American female dead. The accident occurred shortly before 3 a.m. in the 5800-block of St. Claude Avenue....
| Jun 25, 2009
A state court judge has found Dell Inc. in contempt of court for what the plaintiffs have alleged to be piecemeal production of documents in a civil lawsuit over the ew Orleans crime camera system.
Orleans Parish Civil Court judge Rosemary Ledet also...
| Jun 30, 2009
Today, Jesse Murphy, Jr, 57, the owner of Southern Waste Systems of Louisiana, was sentenced to pay a criminal fine of $25,000, plus court costs and an additional $12,000 in costs of investigation and prosecution for environmental crimes. The $12,000...
| May 22, 2009
Rene Gill-Pratt, age 55, former elected State Representative for House District 91, State of Louisiana, and former New Orleans City Councilmember, along with Betty Jefferson, age 70, an elected tax assessor in New Orleans, Mose Jefferson, age 66, and...
| Jul 5, 2009
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - In the early years of the 20th century, jazz was king, far from ready to relinquish its throne to big bands and swing.
The homegrown sound could be heard in a smattering of intimate downtown halls, around open-air bandstands out on the...
| Jul 8, 2009
Georgia resident and contractor Terry M. Ferguson, 43, pled guilty as charged to 16 counts of theft above $500 and one count of misappropriation of contractor pay in New Orleans criminal court today-- admitting that he deprived 17 New Orleans residents of...
| Jul 9, 2009
A 43-year-old Georgia contractor has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $500,000 from 17 New Orleans residents trying to rebuild their homes after Hurricane Katrina.
Terry M. Ferguson pleaded Wednesday to 16 counts of theft above $500 and one count...
| Jul 12, 2009
Sheriff Newell Normand reports, on July 12, 2009, around 1 a.m., officers of the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office were conducting a narcotics investigation in the Marrero area. The units attempted to stop the suspect's vehicle, a black 1996 Ford...
| Jul 14, 2009
NOPD Command desk confirms there is a murder/shooting in the 1800 block of Leonidas near the Jefferson and Orleans Parish Line.
ABC26 News Reporter Jon Huffman is on his way to the scene and will have more details on the 11am News.
| Jul 16, 2009
The Orleans Parish District Attorney's office has received $150,000 to hire investigators to focus on cold cases.
District Attorney Leon A. Cannizzaro Jr. says he's hired six of eight investigators to begin an immediate review of more than 200 unresolved...