Shootout in Gentilly preceded officer firing gun, wounding one suspect, New Orleans police say | Crime/Police

Moments before a volunteer New Orleans police officer shot an armed man in Gentilly, he witnessed…

New Orleans police ex-lieutenant charged with embezzling almost $330,000 from Catholic church | Crime/Police

Federal prosecutors have charged a former New Orleans police lieutenant with bilking a Roman Catholic church…

New Orleans man’s murder shows the danger of becoming a witness

The shocking murder Tuesday night of a key federal witness in a major fraud case is…

Lake Charles evacuees in New Orleans weary as Hurricane Sally approaches: ‘The tropics have gone crazy’ | Coronavirus

Like many of the Lake Charles evacuees gathered outside a downtown hotel Monday, all Billie Jean…

Worst effects of Hurricane Sally shift east as New Orleans prepares for heavy rain, wind | Hurricane Center

Storm preparations ramped up across the New Orleans metro area Monday, and though the worst fears…