A 35-year-old man died following the fire that gutted the St. Vincent corner market in the Irish Channel earlier this month, the Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office said Tuesday.
A 38-year-old man is wanted on multiple counts in the Oct. 29, 2018 fatal shooting of rapper Young Greatness at an Elysian Fields Avenue Waffle House, New Orleans police said Tuesday.
Two teens were arrested after allegedly breaking into an occupied home in the Tulane/Gravier neighborhood Monday morning, then pointing a gun before fleeing through a window.
A man was killed Monday when he was accidentally struck by a tractor and buried inside the Gentilly Landfill, according to police and fire officials.
Two days after a 9-year-old girl was found dead from a bullet to the chest in New Orleans East, her 12-year-old brother was arrested in the apparently accidental shooting, according to a source with knowledge of the case.
The fake kidnapping of a 10-year-old boy reported to New Orleans police over the weekend was a game that the child was playing, officials said Monday.
A 12-year-old boy is in custody for fatally shooting his 9-year-old relative in New Orleans East Saturday night, according to officials.
New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell has selected a veteran cop who once commanded officers in her City Council district as the city’s next police chief.
After a 9-year-old girl was fatally shot Saturday night on Bundy Road, New Orleans police arrested someone on negligent homicide in the death, according to a Sunday night press release from the New Orleans police department.
The Krewe of Carnivale en Rio kicked off the Mardi Gras season with a Saturday night ball in Lafayette at the Cajundome Convention Center.
Three people were injured Sunday afternoon when a boat hit a barge on the Mississippi River in Waggaman, according to an alert received by parish officials.
The Marrero Fire Department was on the scene Sunday after a vehicle crashed into a Starbucks store and injured a pregnant woman, according to an emergency response alert.
Sean Harrington, the 45-year-old man arrested in December for spray painting the word “cocaine” on Bourbon Street, was arrested again Saturday morning in New Orleans and booked with criminal damage to a historic building or landmark.
Five people were robbed, some at gunpoint, in New Orleans between Friday and Saturday, according to the New Orleans Police Department.
A 37-year-old man was shot Friday in the Lower Ninth Ward after getting into an altercation with an an unknown man over an extension cord, according to New Orleans police.
As Arties Manning gasped for air in the courtyard of a New Orleans East apartment complex, Officer Terrance Hilliard’s head was spinning.
The Catholic Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux on Friday identified 14 priests who have admitted or are suspected by church officials of a wide range of sexual misconduct with minors, from possession of child pornography to rape.
Two persons of interest in connection to the fatal shooting of local rapper Young Greatness are being sought by New Orleans police after the release of new surveillance video Friday.
The Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux on Friday named six Catholic priests who admitted or were convicted of sexual misconduct with children as well as three others who faced civil litigation credibly accusing them of molesting minors.
A 9-year-old boy was shot in the foot while inside of a home in Treme by a gunman who was outside and also wounded a 19-year-old man on a porch Wednesday evening, New Orleans police said Thursday.
Mayor LaToya Cantrell sent a pointed letter last month to a federal judge and the monitors overseeing the reform push at the New Orleans Police Department, questioning whether the monitors have spent too much and overstepped their authority, court…
A 23-year-old man whose body turned up inside a burning vehicle in New Orleans East more than two years ago had been killed by an associate days after the two men joined in a Central City gun assault that left a 63-year-old man dead and five other…
A Mississippi man drove into New Orleans with his girlfriend and their son a little more than a year ago and stole drugs from his dealer, according to police.
The search for the next chief of the New Orleans Police Department kicked into high gear Wednesday, a day after Superintendent Michael Harrison announced he was leaving for Baltimore.
In some of his first public remarks since accepting an offer to become Baltimore’s top cop, New Orleans Police Department Superintendent Michael Harrison on Wednesday said he was gratified to hear that Mayor LaToya Cantrell was leaning toward pick…
Outgoing New Orleans Police Superintendent Michael Harrison was announced Tuesday as the new police chief for the Baltimore Police Department after serving in the NOPD for 28 years.
Two men and a juvenile were arrested Tuesday morning after they were spotted by St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's deputies who were investigating a vehicle burglary at a condominium complex near Slidell.
After the surprise departure of New Orleans Police Superintendent Michael Harrison for the top job in Baltimore, the city won't be waiting long for its next top cop.
U.S. Marshals in Atlanta captured a man charged with plotting and attempting to commit murder following a shootout in Algiers last year.
A 35-year-old Slidell man was sentenced to 30 years in prison for the 2016 death of James Shelby, a 17-year-old St. Paul student who overdosed on synthetic marijuana.
A large truck pulling trailers caught fire on Interstate 10 in Metairie early Wednesday, snarling the morning commute for hours, according to officials.
A man who claims he was brutally beaten, forced to sleep on the floor and fight other inmates in the Tangipahoa Parish Jail has sued Sheriff Daniel Edwards, former jail warden Stuart Murphy and other deputies in New Orleans federal court.
After putting the New Orleans Police Department on its best footing in years, Superintendent Michael Harrison is leaving his post soon to become the top cop in the crime- and scandal-plagued city of Baltimore, officials announced Tuesday.
The surprise announcement Tuesday that Police Superintendent Michael Harrison will leave for Baltimore creates an opportunity for Mayor LaToya Cantrell to put her personal stamp on policing in New Orleans.
St. Tammany Parish School Board member Sharon Lo Drucker, who pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor theft in October, has entered a diversion program that could result in the charges against her being dropped next year.
A man killed in an exchange of gunfire with New Orleans police in Treme on Friday was Zonell Williams, the Orleans Parish coroner confirmed Tuesday morning.
Reacting to the news that New Orleans Police Chief Michael Harrison has accepted a job as the top cop in Baltimore, former Mayor Mitch Landrieu on Tuesday praised the veteran officer for helping reform the city's police department through a period…
A pedestrian who was killed Saturday evening after she was struck by two vehicles near Mandeville has been identified by the St. Tammany Parish Coroner's Office as Cassandra McClain, 37, of Bogalusa.
One man was killed late Monday evening during a motorcycle crash in Marrerro, according to a release from the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office.
10:50 p.m. update: The official location of the shooting changed to the 7800 block of Placid Street, which is a block over from the initial location.