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Kenner man arrested for sexual battery, indecent behavior with juveniles

Thomas Mayeux, 69, of Kenner was charged with multiple counts of sexual battery and indecent behavior with juveniles involving a child.

3 men sought in Bourbon Street burglary, NOPD says

The New Orleans Police Department is searching for three suspects wanted in connection with a business burglary that happened in the Eighth District.

NOPD: Man walking in Behrman area shot after vehicles exchange gunfire

Around 9:40 p.m. New Orleans Police Department officials say two vehicles exchanged gunfire in the 3500 block of Vespasian Street.

Judge orders Westwego man accused of rape to stay away from victim

Westwego Police said the victim fought off John Patton in his home for hours on Friday, even biting him in the genitals in order to escape.

NOPD investigating after body found on South Claiborne

NOPD has classified the incident as an unclassified death.

Suspect sought in aggravated assault on St. Charles Avenue

According to the New Orleans Police Department, the suspect stole a case of beer from a business in April.

Fugitives injured in officer-involved shooting

According to NOPD, there are two victims. One person was shot, one did not suffer a gunshot wound.

NOPD officers arrested in separate incidents

Two New Orleans Police Department officers were arrested Sunday in different traffic-related incidents, according to a report by our partners NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune.

NOPD investigating homicide on Dryades street

The NOPD is investigating a fatal shooting that occurred on September 9, 2018 at the intersection of Second and Dryades streets.

Man accused of killing his daughter found incompetent to stand trial

Mark Hambrick says GOD told him to kill his 18 month old daughter. Judges rules he's incompetent to stand trial.

Masked man sought in NOE gas station robbery

Surveillance cameras captured the moment he walked into The Chevron near Crowder and the I-10 Service Road on Wednesday.

  Bond set for suspects accused in French Quarter robbery with hammer

Investigators said the pair claimed to have a hammer and demanded money.

North Shore synagogue vandalized

According to Teri Gross, a spokesperson for the congregation, officials with the church said that The Mandeville Police Department and the FBI were contacted.

Man accused of trying to kidnap 12-year-old, sheriff says

The suspect then allegedly grabbed the child by the arm and attempted to leave with her, according to the report.

Six suspects accused in armored truck guard killing due in court

Last week federal prosecutors signaled that they would seek capital punishment for three of the people accused of killing Hector Trochez five years ago.

Victim in JP Correction Center fight dies, inmate’s charges upgraded

Sheriff Joseph Lopinto said deputies arrested 26-year-old Press Shorter after he and another inmate got into a fight.

JPSO investigating homicide in Avondale

According to JPSO Public Information Officer Jason Rivarde, around 10:22 Wednesday night deputies were dispatched to the 300 block of Senate Drive in reference to gunshots.

BRPD releases audio evidence involving man accused of shooting at police officer

The Baton Rouge Police Department has just released two videos from a controversial August 7 officer-involved shooting.

Metropolitan Crime Commission calls low bonds at Criminal District Court a dangerous trend

“I saw that the bonds do not reflect the serious nature of the offenses."

Man arrested in July quadruple shooting, NOPD says

NOPD said Bernard Murray, 23, was arrested last week on four counts of attempted second degree murder.

Thibodaux Police searching for identity theft suspect

Chief of Police Bryan Zeringue said on August 22nd a female driving a gray Hyundai Sedan fraudulently cashed several checks at a bank in the City of Thibodaux.

NOPD investigating homicide in Maryville-Fontainbleau neighborhood

According to NOPD the homicide happened in the 3000 block of Broadway Street.

Woman walking dog in New Orleans East shot, NOPD says

According to NOPD a female victim was outside walking her dog when she heard two unknown males arguing.

Hit-and-run accident leads to drug, handgun charges

Deputies recovered four handguns including one which was reported stolen Sheriff James Pohlmann said.

Man injured in Metairie shooting

A man was injured in a shooting in Metairie early Friday morning according to an alert sent by Jefferson Parish officials around 1 a.m.

Man accused in fatal stabbing at McDonalds not competent for trial, judge says

According to a report by our partners NOLA.com The Times-Picayune Danny Jackson 57 is accused of stabbing two people inside the restaurant on Canal Street between Bourbon and Royal.

Man indicted for multiple rapes, sex crimes, kidnapping

Jordan Wilson 23 was charged with first-degree rape attempted first-degree rape second-degree rape aggravated kidnapping first-degree robbery and misdemeanor sexual battery in the six-count indictment handed up by an Orleans Parish grand jury according to the report.

Suspect arrested after damaging historic Downtown Thibodaux sign

Frost denied the allegation, and was issued a misdemeanor summons for simple criminal damage to property.

Man convicted of manslaughter in killing of guest at Uptown home

A New Orleans jury deliberated nearly four hours before finding Richard Donovan, 60, guilty of manslaughter in the fatal shooting of Bernell Collins Sr. Donovan, a triple felony offender, faces a prison term of 20 to 80 years when Criminal District Judge Darryl Derbigny imposes sentence.

Suspect who sent threats to teacher at Pontchatoula school in custody, text messages released

Access to Martha Vineyard Elementary School is currently being restricted after a man made a threat to an employee.

Man arrives to hospital with gunshot wounds to his legs, NOPD says

According to NOPD, the shooting happened in the 8600 block of South Claiborne Avenue.

  Criminal Court Judge Derbigny reduces bond for alleged drug-dealing gang members

“This is not just some street-level individual drug dealers. This is an association. This is a gang, and their enterprise is selling drugs.”

Person-of-interest sought in shooting on Tennessee Street

NOPD wants to speak with Willie “Six” Andrews, who is a person of interest in the investigation of a shooting which occurred on August 5, 2018 in the 1800 block of Tennessee Street and is also wanted on a related charge to the incident.

NOPD investigating homicide in Seventh Ward

The shooting happened at the intersection of St. Bernard Avenue and North Broad Street. NOPD said officers found a 42-year-old male victim dead.

Suspect accused of witness intimidation released on a $200 bond

Suspect Gino McDowell is released on a $200 bond for witness intimidation.

Man shot in chest in Central City

The shooting was reported at 8:20 p.m. Monday night near the intersection of Martin Luther King Blvd and South Liberty Street.

69 percent of suspects arrested in roundup are back on the street

We take a deeper look into how dozens of drug suspects got out of jail within a week and half of their arrests.

Drug suspects arrested in roundup back on the street

of the 72 people arrested in drug bust, 50 of them are back on the street.

CrimeTracker Investigation: Thousands of burglaries in New Orleans

Chilling surveillance video shows burglars on Bancroft Dr. in Lakeview. Neighbors say the gunmen didn't just hit this car. In fact, they say these types of crimes have been happening regularly for the past two years.

Feds encounter Latin gang members in N.O. area: A Crimetracker Investigation

Federal authorities said they are encountering higher level "Latin" gang members in the area.

FOX 8 CrimeTracker: Criminal history of suspect in shootout

Darryl Johnson, one of the two suspects in this week's shootout  with members of the West Bank Major Crimes Task Force, has been in and out of the criminal justice system for years.