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Orleans Parish

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Top Orleans Parish Articles

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  • Man Murdered In St. Claude Neighborhood

    Man Murdered In St. Claude Neighborhood
    A 34 year-old man was shot to death in the St. Claude neighborhood. New Orleans Police say the shooting happened at the intersection of Louisa Street and Marais Street, just before 9:30 Saturday night. Officers found the victim laying in the street on...
  • No Changes At Orleans Parish Prison One Year Later After Justice Department Letter

    No Changes At Orleans  Parish Prison One Year Later After Justice Department Letter
    One year after the U.S. Department of Justice notified Sheriff Marlin Gusman of multiple Constitutional violations at Orleans Parish Prison, the Sheriff remains silent about what, if any, changes he has made to comply with Justice Department orders. On...
  • City's Growth Leads to Another Rate Decrease for Entergy New Orleans Customers

    City's Growth Leads to Another Rate Decrease for Entergy New Orleans Customers
    Because of the Formula Rate Plan established by New Orleans City Council in 2009 and the city's revival, Entergy New Orleans, Inc. is lowering customer rates for the third time in three years - this time by a minimum of $14.2 million. Based on the Sept....
  • New Orleans Crime Coalition Announces 2nd Annual Survey Results of Citizen Perception of NOPD

    New Orleans Crime Coalition Announces 2nd Annual Survey Results of Citizen Perception of NOPD
    The New Orleans Crime Coalition (NOCC) announces the results (posted on www.crimecoalitionnola.org) of its second annual survey measuring public perception of the New Orleans Police Department's performance in ensuring the safety of its citizenry. NOCC...
  • Tulane Rapist Sentenced To Forty-five Years In Prison And Will Be Deported Upon Completing His Sentence

    Tulane Rapist Sentenced To Forty-five Years In Prison And Will Be Deported Upon Completing His Sentence
    District Attorney Leon Cannizzaro's office obtained the conviction of Victor Ivan Perez Gonzalez, 32. On Monday, the defendant pled guilty to two counts of forcible rape and one count of Second-Degree Kidnapping. Criminal District Court Judge Camille...
  • $134,000 Fraudulent Insurance Claim Leads to Arrest

    $134,000 Fraudulent Insurance Claim Leads to Arrest
    Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigations Insurance Fraud / Auto Theft Unit was contacted by Travelers Insurance in reference to a possible fraudulent insurance claim totaling $134,000. The investigation revealed that Judith Hubbard (W/F, age 46)...
  • District Attorney's Office Obtains Conviction In Decade Old Homicide

    District Attorney's Office Obtains Conviction In Decade Old Homicide
    The Orleans Parish District Attorney's office obtained the conviction of Rudy Francis, 56, late Thursday night. Following a three-day trial, the jury found the defendant guilty of manslaughter for killing Larry Lawrence in 2000. The verdict ends one of...
  • Man Killed In Fatal Crash On Interstate

    Man Killed In Fatal Crash On Interstate
    Members of the New Orleans Police Department's Fatality Unit are investigating a traffic accident that left dead a 28 year-old local male, whose name is being withheld pending notification of family members. The accident occurred at approximately 11:15...
  • Grand Jury Indicts Telly Hankton Alibi Witnesses on Twenty-Three Counts of Perjury

    Grand Jury Indicts Telly Hankton Alibi Witnesses on Twenty-Three Counts of Perjury
    On Thursday, August 11, 2011, District Attorney Leon Cannizzaro's office obtained the indictment of Danielle Hampton and Sana Johnson from the Grand Jury. The Grand Jury returned a True Bill indicting Danielle Hampton with twenty (20) Counts of Perjury...
  • Warrant Issuance for Deputy William Thompson

    Warrant Issuance for Deputy William Thompson
    The Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office issued a warrant for the arrest of former deputy William Thompson on Wednesday, August 17, 2011, as part of the continuing investigation into the suicide of inmate William Goetzee. The investigation determined that...
  • For Orleans Parish Deputy Surrenders

    A New Orleans Parish Deputy surrendered to authorities after a warrant went out for his arrest Thursday. William Thompson is accused of leaving his post during the time Inmate William Goetzee committed suicide. Orleans Parish Sheriff Marlin Gusman...
  • Orleans Parish Deputy Surrenders

    Orleans Parish Deputy Surrenders
    A New Orleans Parish Deputy surrendered to authorities after a warrant went out for his arrest Thursday. William Thompson is accused of leaving his post during the time inmate William Goetzee committed suicide. Orleans Parish Sheriff Marlin Gusman...