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Orleans Parish

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Top Orleans Parish Articles

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  • Man Found Dead in the 500 Block of Royal Street

    Man Found Dead in the 500 Block of Royal Street
    New Orleans, the New Orleans Police Department is investigating the death of a 60-year-old local male, whose name is being withheld pending notification of family members. The incident occurred today at approximately 12:00 p.m., in the 500 block of...
  • DA says expect more cold case rape indictments

    DA says expect more cold case rape indictments
    The Orleans Parish District Attorney's Office announced indictments against four rape suspects in cases dating back to 1992. They were considered "cold cases" until DNA evidence revived the investigations. And the cases aren't unusual. "This is just...
  • Women Addicted to Drugs Looking for More Help

    Women Addicted to Drugs Looking for More Help
    Hundreds, possibly thousands of women in New Orleans are drug addicts. When they're caught, many find themselves sentenced to Orleans Parish Drug Court. For some women, help is hard to find. Three years ago Mandy Hill didn't have a plan. "I was...
  • Real Estate Deals Still On Hold in Orleans Parish

    Real Estate Deals Still On Hold in Orleans Parish
    Realtors in Orleans Parish will have to wait a few more weeks before closing any deals, that's because the clerk of court is still working to retrieve mortgage information that was lost when two hard drives crashed. It's been four weeks since any real...
  • Sheriff's Thanksgiving Dinner For The Multitudes

    Sheriff's Thanksgiving Dinner For The Multitudes
    The biggest Thanksgiving bash in New Orleans was Sheriff Marlin Gusman's Annual Thanksgiving Dinner at the Morial Convention Center. The tables were set for more than a thousand. They were serving it up for the multitudes: turkey and all the fixin's....
  • UPDATE: Darell Tucker Wanted By Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office Apprehended in Slidell

    UPDATE: Darell Tucker Wanted By Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office Apprehended in Slidell
    The Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office apprehended Darrell M. Tucker without incident this afternoon in Slidell, La.   Tucker was a community service inmate housed at the Mc Daniels Transitional Work Center, a minimum security facility. He was...
  • Driver Shot Dead When Bullets Fly Between 2 Algiers Schools

    Driver Shot Dead When Bullets Fly Between 2 Algiers Schools
    One man is dead and another is injured after someone shot into a moving car between the campuses of O. Perry Walker Charter School and Delgado Community College in Algiers. The New Orleans Police Department said the shooting took place around 8pm on...
  • Murder Suspect's Mother Arrested, Charged With Accessory

    Murder Suspect's Mother Arrested, Charged With Accessory
    The New Orleans Police Department's Homicide Division has arrested, 35-year-old Nakia Lopez, for accessory after the fact to second degree murder in connection with the shooting death of 21-year-old Earl Wheeler. The offense occurred on November 26, 2010,...
  • Fourth Suspect Turns Himself in Reference to the Shooting Death of Earl Wheeler

    Fourth Suspect Turns Himself in Reference to the Shooting Death of Earl Wheeler
    The New Orleans Police Department has narrowed their search to two remaining suspects after 18-year-old Russell Lopez turned himself in this afternoon to the Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office and booked with Second Degree Murder in connection with the...
  • 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...
  • State Removing Thousands Of Inactive Voters

    State Removing Thousands Of Inactive Voters
    Louisiana is removing about 121,000 inactive voters from voting rolls. Secretary of State Tom Schedler said the legally mandated process will take place Sunday. Voters are placed on the inactive list when the secretary of state's office is unable to...