Lil Wayne and Mack Maine are currently mourning the loss of one of their childhood friends from the Hollygrove section of New Orleans. Keith “Magik” Atkinson was killed Sunday (February 16) morning by a police officer, sparking the YMCMB compatriots and Atkinson’s family to question the motives behind the shooting.
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 […]
Another former member of the New Orleans police department is admitting to an elaborate cover-up scheme by the NOPD after they shot and killed unarmed civilians during the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. As previously reported former officer Michael Lohman admitted that he and six other officers launched a grand scheme to cover up the killing […]
An insightful, internally conducted investigation chronicling the activities of New Orleans’ finest after Hurricane Katrina destroyed the once vibrant city is bringing to light some disturbing facts on those assigned to protect and serve. A joint investigation by The New Orleans Times-Picayune, PBS’ “Frontline” television show, and ProPublica.com are creating more questions in reference to […]