Three current and two former New Orleans police officers were federally indicted Friday in connection with the shooting death of a Katrina victim that was found fatally shot and burned in a car that was reportedly set on fire to hide his remains. On September 2, 2005, four days into the massive flooding that swamped […]


A police officer was found not guilty in the death of 73-year-old Bernard Monroe, an unarmed New Orleans man that was shot and killed during a family cookout. A jury voted “no true bill” in the case, recommending that the case be not taken to trial. The jury rejected a number of charges set to […]