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KPLC Lake Charles
As early voting nears, a new VoicePac poll is released on mayor's racenursing homes, then we have to prepare our early voting machines,” said Davanya
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 hours ago
nursing homes, then we have to prepare our early voting machines,” said Davanya Tabb, chief deputy registrar of voters for Orleans Parish. One longtime analyst describes the mayor’s race as a three-way contest. "Three very strong candidates, so... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
As early voting nears, a new VoicePac poll is released on mayor's racenursing homes, then we have to prepare our early voting machines,” said Davanya
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 3 hours ago
nursing homes, then we have to prepare our early voting machines,” said Davanya Tabb, chief deputy registrar of voters for Orleans Parish. One longtime analyst describes the mayor’s race as a three-way contest. "Three very strong candidates, so... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
As early voting nears, a new VoicePac poll is released on mayor's racenursing homes, then we have to prepare our early voting machines,” said Davanya
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 4 hours ago
nursing homes, then we have to prepare our early voting machines,” said Davanya Tabb, chief deputy registrar of voters for Orleans Parish. One longtime analyst describes the mayor’s race as a three-way contest. "Three very strong candidates, so... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Why the Louisiana State Police Crime Lab is one of the most efficient at processing DNAbullets. The LSP Crime Lab mainly services police departments and sheriff’s of
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 4 hours ago
bullets. The LSP Crime Lab mainly services police departments and sheriff’s offices in the Greater Baton Rouge Area and Orleans Parish, but the lab can help any law enforcement agencies in the State of Louisiana. Some areas like Calcasieu Parish... Read more
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OregonLive.com
'Dirty secret' of Oregon jury system could go before U.S. Supreme Courtprotection under the law. Lambert, 30, was convicted in 2015 of second-degree
OregonLive.com / Posted 4 hours ago
protection under the law. Lambert, 30, was convicted in 2015 of second-degree murder by a 10-2 jury vote in Louisiana's Orleans Parish. The debate on non-unanimous juries has resurfaced at a time when states and communities across the country... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Why the Louisiana State Police Crime Lab is one of the most efficient at processing DNAbullets. The LSP Crime Lab mainly services police departments and sheriff’s of
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 hours ago
bullets. The LSP Crime Lab mainly services police departments and sheriff’s offices in the Greater Baton Rouge Area and Orleans Parish, but the lab can help any law enforcement agencies in the State of Louisiana. Some areas like Calcasieu Parish... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Why the Louisiana State Police Crime Lab is one of the most efficient at processing DNAbullets. The LSP Crime Lab mainly services police departments and sheriff’s of
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 6 hours ago
bullets. The LSP Crime Lab mainly services police departments and sheriff’s offices in the Greater Baton Rouge Area and Orleans Parish. But the lab can help any law enforcement agencies in the state of Louisiana. Some areas like Calcasieu Parish... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Plan to free up NOPD manpower moves forwardleast 60 hours of college credit, relaxing the residency rule that requires cop
Louisiana Weekly / Posted yesterday
least 60 hours of college credit, relaxing the residency rule that requires cops, firefighters and EMS workers to live in Orleans Parish and the creation of a Civilian Force to handle minor incidents in the French Quarter to free up NOPD officers... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Tornado recovery in New Orleans East could take up to another yearsource of assistance, is below that range. SBP has shared its data with the Cit
Louisiana Weekly / Posted yesterday
source of assistance, is below that range. SBP has shared its data with the City of New Orleans. “We’re working with the Orleans Parish Long-Term Recovery Group, a collection of federal, state and city agencies, along with local rebuilding... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Orleans Parish murder fugitive arrested in Baton Rouge during night patrolsThe Baton Rouge Police Department has arrested a murder suspect in Orleans Pari
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
The Baton Rouge Police Department has arrested a murder suspect in Orleans Parish during increased night patrols due to the uptick of violent crimes in the Baton Rouge area. BRPD has in custody 23-year-old Curtis Stewart, who they say is wanted for... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Orleans Parish murder fugitive arrested in Baton Rouge during night patrolsThe Baton Rouge Police Department has arrested a murder suspect in Orleans Pari
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 3 days ago
The Baton Rouge Police Department has arrested a murder suspect in Orleans Parish during increased night patrols due to the uptick of violent crimes in the Baton Rouge area. BRPD has in custody 23-year-old Curtis Stewart, who they say is wanted for... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
OPSB to vote on expanding protections for immigrant studentsNEW ORLEANS- One phone call after another, volunteer Stefan Suazo is calling Or
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 6 days ago
NEW ORLEANS- One phone call after another, volunteer Stefan Suazo is calling Orleans Parish school parents, urging them to attend tomorrow's school board meeting. "They were like 'What's the meeting for?' And I explained what we were doing ... that... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Driver in fatal Lamborghini crash appears in courtcrashing into a floodwall was in court Wednesday where a judge narrowed down po
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 6 days ago
crashing into a floodwall was in court Wednesday where a judge narrowed down possible trial dates. Jason Adams appeared in Orleans Parish Criminal Court for discovery hearing before Judge Robin Pittman Wednesday morning. Both prosecutors and... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Former jail technician accused of bringing drugs for inmateintent to distribute marijuana and conspiracy to introduce contraband into a pe
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 7 days ago
intent to distribute marijuana and conspiracy to introduce contraband into a penal institution. Materre was hired by the Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office in May and worked as a corrections-monitoring technician. Investigators found a bag of... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
OPSO employee arrested after allegedly trying to bring drugs to inmateNEW ORLEANS – The Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested a corrections monito
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 8 days ago
NEW ORLEANS – The Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested a corrections monitoring technician after he allegedly tried to bring drugs into the jail to give to an inmate. The corrections monitoring technician, Tyler Materre, was hired by the... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Children's Hospital patients develop rare infectionon drug, malfeasance chargesOPSO employee arrested on drug, malfeasance charges
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 8 days ago
on drug, malfeasance chargesOPSO employee arrested on drug, malfeasance charges After an internal investigation, the Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested and booked a corrections monitoring technician on narcotics distribution charges,... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
OPSO employee arrested on drug, malfeasance chargesAfter an internal investigation, the Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested a
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 8 days ago
After an internal investigation, the Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested and booked a corrections monitoring technician on narcotics distribution charges, conspiracy to introduce contraband into a penal institution and malfeasance in... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
OPSO employee arrested on drug, malfeasance chargesAfter an internal investigation, the Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested a
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 8 days ago
After an internal investigation, the Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested and booked a corrections monitoring technician on narcotics distribution charges, conspiracy to introduce contraband into a penal institution and malfeasance in... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
OPSO employee arrested on drug, malfeasance chargeson drug, malfeasance charges After an internal investigation, the Orleans Pari
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 8 days ago
on drug, malfeasance charges After an internal investigation, the Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested and booked a corrections monitoring technician on narcotics distribution charges,... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
NOPD clears undercover cop in fatal N.O. East shootingIII, 26, committed no crime and should be cleared of any wrongdoing. The inves
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 8 days ago
III, 26, committed no crime and should be cleared of any wrongdoing. The investigation’s findings were submitted to the Orleans Parish District Attorney’s Office on August 16, NOPD spokesman Beau Tidwell said. “Our investigation concluded that... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
Statue squabble stays in committeemove the statue here and stand it on the square. Since then, it has developed
Beauregard Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
move the statue here and stand it on the square. Since then, it has developed and, most likely, the statute will remain in Orleans Parish. The coalition would, nonetheless, prefer the resolution of support be taken off the books. The Rev. Josh... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Sheriff says those with warrants should go to jail; not a hurricane shelterwere abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Accordi
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 12 days ago
were abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. According to Human Rights Watch, 600 inmates in the Orleans Parish Prison compound were trapped in chest-deep water for four days before they were rescued from the flooded... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Endymion crash driver pleads guilty to misdemeanor charges, still faces felony countsnegligent injury in Endymion Parade crash but still faces 12 felony counts of t
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 12 days ago
negligent injury in Endymion Parade crash but still faces 12 felony counts of the same charge. During a status hearing in Orleans Parish Criminal court, prosecutors were expected to hand over information the defense may need. But Rizzuto instead... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Endymion crash driver pleads guilty to misdemeanor charges, still faces felony countsnegligent injury in Endymion Parade crash but still faces 12 felony counts of t
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 12 days ago
negligent injury in Endymion Parade crash but still faces 12 felony counts of the same charge. During a status hearing in Orleans Parish Criminal court, prosecutors were expected to hand over information the defense may need. But Rizzuto instead... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Endymion crash driver pleads guilty to misdemeanor charges, still faces felony countsnegligent injury in Endymion Parade crash but still faces 12 felony counts of t
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 12 days ago
negligent injury in Endymion Parade crash but still faces 12 felony counts of the same charge. During a status hearing in Orleans Parish Criminal court, prosecutors were expected to hand over information the defense may need. But Rizzuto instead... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
People with warrants seeking shelter from Hurricane Irma will be arrested: Florida sheriffwere abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Accordi
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 12 days ago
were abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. According to Human Rights Watch, 600 inmates in the Orleans Parish Prison compound were trapped in chest-deep water for four days before they were rescued from the flooded... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Backlash after sheriff says people with warrants should go to jail, not a hurricane shelterwere abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Accordi
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
were abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. According to Human Rights Watch, 600 inmates in the Orleans Parish Prison compound were trapped in chest-deep water for four days before they were rescued from the flooded... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Florida sheriff: Those with active warrants seeking shelter from Hurricane Irma will go to jailinmates that were trapped and left to starve in prison during Katrina. Accordi
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 12 days ago
inmates that were trapped and left to starve in prison during Katrina. According to Human Rights Watch, 600 inmates in the Orleans Parish Prison compound were trapped in chest-deep water for four days before they were rescued from the flooded... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Backlash after sheriff says people with warrants should go to jail, not a hurricane shelterwere abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Accordi
FOX Carolina / Posted 12 days ago
were abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. According to Human Rights Watch, 600 inmates in the Orleans Parish Prison compound were trapped in chest-deep water for four days before they were rescued from the flooded... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Backlash after sheriff says people with warrants should go to jail, not a hurricane shelterwere abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Accordi
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 12 days ago
were abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. According to Human Rights Watch, 600 inmates in the Orleans Parish Prison compound were trapped in chest-deep water for four days before they were rescued from the flooded... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Backlash after sheriff says people with warrants should go to jail, not a hurricane shelterwere abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Accordi
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 12 days ago
were abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. According to Human Rights Watch, 600 inmates in the Orleans Parish Prison compound were trapped in chest-deep water for four days before they were rescued from the flooded... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Sheriff says those with warrants should go to jail; not a hurricane shelterwere abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Accordi
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 12 days ago
were abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. According to Human Rights Watch, 600 inmates in the Orleans Parish Prison compound were trapped in chest-deep water for four days before they were rescued from the flooded... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Shooting kills woman, hurts man in New Orleans apartmentto a complaint from the main office of the apartment complex and found the two
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 12 days ago
to a complaint from the main office of the apartment complex and found the two victims unresponsive. WWL-TV reports the Orleans Parish Coroner's Office will release the woman's name following an autopsy and family notification. Copyright 2017... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Sheriff says those with warrant should go to jail; not a hurricane shelterwere abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Accordi
FOX Carolina / Posted 12 days ago
were abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. According to Human Rights Watch, 600 inmates in the Orleans Parish Prison compound were trapped in chest-deep water for four days before they were rescued from the flooded... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Sheriff says those with warrants should go to jail; not a hurricane shelterwere abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Accordi
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 13 days ago
were abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. According to Human Rights Watch, 600 inmates in the Orleans Parish Prison compound were trapped in chest-deep water for four days before they were rescued from the flooded... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Florida Sheriff Bans Sex Offenders From Irma Shelters, Says Those With Warrants Should Go to Jailwere abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Accord
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 13 days ago
were abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. According to Human Rights Watch, 600 inmates in the Orleans Parish Prison compound were trapped in chest-deep water for four days before they were rescued from the flooded c... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Sheriff says those with warrants should go to jail; not a hurricane shelterwere abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Accordi
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 13 days ago
were abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. According to Human Rights Watch, 600 inmates in the Orleans Parish Prison compound were trapped in chest-deep water for four days before they were rescued from the flooded... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Sheriff says those with warrants should go to jail; not a hurricane shelterwere abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Accordi
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 13 days ago
were abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. According to Human Rights Watch, 600 inmates in the Orleans Parish Prison compound were trapped in chest-deep water for four days before they were rescued from the flooded... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Here's How Much Your Credit Score Is About To Crash If You're In Hurricane Irma's Pathmost affected county-equivalents (parishes in Louisiana) in the following year
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 days ago
most affected county-equivalents (parishes in Louisiana) in the following year was 128,000—88,000 of which occurred in Orleans Parish (New Orleans). In a study of 19 hurricanes making landfall in Florida between 1988 and 2005, Belasen and... Read more
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News 8000
Sheriff says those with warrants should go to jail; not a hurricane shelterwere abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Accordi
News 8000 / Posted 13 days ago
were abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. According to Human Rights Watch, 600 inmates in the Orleans Parish Prison compound were trapped in chest-deep water for four days before they were rescued from the flooded... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Sheriff says those with warrants should go to jail; not a hurricane shelterwere abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Accordi
KTXS Abilene / Posted 13 days ago
were abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. According to Human Rights Watch, 600 inmates in the Orleans Parish Prison compound were trapped in chest-deep water for four days before they were rescued from the flooded... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Sheriff says those with warrants should go to jail; not a hurricane shelterwere abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Accordi
KECI Missoula / Posted 13 days ago
were abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. According to Human Rights Watch, 600 inmates in the Orleans Parish Prison compound were trapped in chest-deep water for four days before they were rescued from the flooded... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Sheriff says those with warrants should go to jail; not a hurricane shelterwere abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Accordi
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 13 days ago
were abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. According to Human Rights Watch, 600 inmates in the Orleans Parish Prison compound were trapped in chest-deep water for four days before they were rescued from the flooded... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Sheriff says those with warrants should go to jail; not a hurricane shelterwere abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Accordi
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 13 days ago
were abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. According to Human Rights Watch, 600 inmates in the Orleans Parish Prison compound were trapped in chest-deep water for four days before they were rescued from the flooded... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Sheriff says those with warrants should go to jail; not a hurricane shelterwere abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Accordi
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 13 days ago
were abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. According to Human Rights Watch, 600 inmates in the Orleans Parish Prison compound were trapped in chest-deep water for four days before they were rescued from the flooded... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Sheriff says those with warrants should go to jail; not a hurricane shelterwere abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Accordi
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 13 days ago
were abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. According to Human Rights Watch, 600 inmates in the Orleans Parish Prison compound were trapped in chest-deep water for four days before they were rescued from the flooded... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Sheriff says those with warrants should go to jail; not a hurricane shelterwere abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Accordi
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 13 days ago
were abandoned in dangerous conditions after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. According to Human Rights Watch, 600 inmates in the Orleans Parish Prison compound were trapped in chest-deep water for four days before they were rescued from the flooded... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Motorcyclist killed in New Orleans East collisionfor sobriety testing. The investigation is ongoing, but no information on poss
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 13 days ago
for sobriety testing. The investigation is ongoing, but no information on possible charges is currently available. The Orleans Parish Coroner's Office will determine the official cause of death and release the victim's name when an autopsy... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Motorcycle driver killed in overnight crash on Hayne Blvd.No information on possible charges is available at this time,” the NOPD said in
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 13 days ago
No information on possible charges is available at this time,” the NOPD said in a statement early Wednesday morning. The Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office will determine the official cause of death and release the victim’s name at a later... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Sullivan attempted murder suspect waives extradition in Louisiana5 show Jarret Heitmann, once an addition to the TBI's Top Ten Most Wanted List,
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 14 days ago
5 show Jarret Heitmann, once an addition to the TBI's Top Ten Most Wanted List, waived his extradition back to Tennessee in Orleans Parish Magistrate Court. He was captured on Friday in Louisiana. His girlfriend Makayla Stilwell appeared in court... Read more
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