“I smelt them lighting something like it was burnt and then I just heard this rain sound.” NEW ORLEANS — A few residents of an apartment complex in Central City New Orleans are cleaning up after someone came in through a broken door and activated the sprinkler system, flooding parts of...
Mayor Jacob Frey reacted emotionally after viewing a video clip that reportedly shows an officer kneeling on the man's neck while he begged for help. MINNEAPOLIS — Mayor Jacob Frey says four Minneapolis police officers involved in the death of George Floyd have been terminated. Agents from the FBI and the...
Mayor Jacob Frey reacted emotionally after viewing a video clip that reportedly shows an officer kneeling on the man's neck while he begged for help. MINNEAPOLIS — Agents from the FBI and the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) have been called in to investigate possible civil rights violations after...
The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office said there were nearly 200 unsupervised teenagers at the party in Lake Charles. LAKE CHARLES, La. — Three teenagers suffered non-life threatening gunshot wounds and three others were grazed by bullets when gunfire erupted at a Memorial Day graduation party in Louisiana, authorities said. Nearly 200...
It's the second homicide in Metairie in less than a week.       
Police responding to the scene found a man shot to death near the intersection of Mandeville and North Derbigny. NEW ORLEANS — A man was shot and killed in the Fifth District of New Orleans Saturday night. The victim was found near the intersection of Mandeville and North Derbigny Streets just...
BATON ROUGE, La. — The man who allegedly shot an East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's deputy Sunday morning was killed by law enforcement after a lengthy manhunt. According to a report from our partners at The Advocate/Times-Picayune, the suspect was shot and killed after a manhunt in the woods near...
BATON ROUGE, La. — A Baton Rouge deputy was shot while conducting a traffic stop Sunday morning, WBRZ reports.  According to the TV station, a deputy with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office was shot while trying to stop a man driving near the intersection of Airline Highway and Pecue...
GALLIANO, La. — Lafourche Parish investigators believe a Mississippi man is responsible for breaking into an elementary school in Galliano, where computers and school supplies were stolen.  Detectives with the Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office have obtained an arrest warrant for 29-year-old Chad Galijour of Waynesboro, Miss.  In an email, authorities said...
NEW ORLEANS — New Orleans police announced the arrest of a second suspect in the shooting death of a 23-year-old man and his 3-year-old brother in a triple shooting in Algiers earlier this month, and asked the community to help locate a third suspect believed to be involved.  NOPD...