FOX 8 Defenders

  FOX 8 Defenders: City could soon fill-in dangerous N.O. East pool neglected for years

As part of an ongoing FOX 8 Defenders investigation, we take you to what may be one of the most dangerous non-maintained pools in New Orleans and explain what could soon happen to it after years of neglect.

  FOX 8 Defenders: City could soon fill-in dangerous N.O. East pool neglected for years

As part of an ongoing FOX 8 Defenders investigation, we take you to what may be one of the most dangerous non-maintained pools in New Orleans and explain what could soon happen to it after years of neglect.

FOX 8 Defenders: State seeks repayment of Road Home money from N.O. resident

In a follow-up to a FOX 8 Defenders investigation that started in November 2017, we’ve learned the State of Louisiana’s Disaster Recovery Unit is seeking re-payment of Road Home money from a homeowner we’ve reported on for a longtime blighted swimming pool in Lakeview.

Court documents shed light on possible former Ochsner employee imprisoned for stealing personal information

Court records show a woman is in jail for stealing people's identities through her job, and then selling them to another woman who used them to commit fraud.

FOX 8 Defenders: Blighted property with multiple code violations may see new life

An EF 3 tornado tore through the house over a year-and-a-half ago. Since then, it’s fallen deep into disrepair.

FOX 8 Defenders: Dangerous pools update after year-long investigation

After a year-long FOX 8 Defenders investigation, the New Orleans City Council created a law to fill in dangerous swimming pools. But tonight, despite that new ordinance, a city department head says he can't enforce it.

FOX 8 Defenders: Ochsner employee accused of stealing patient information

In February of 2017, a government investigator notified the Ochsner Health System that an employee may have obtained the personal information of patients and then provided that information to a third party.

  FOX 8 Defenders: City could soon fill-in dangerous N.O. East pool neglected for years

FOX 8 Defenders: State seeks repayment of Road Home money from N.O. resident

Court documents shed light on possible former Ochsner employee imprisoned for stealing personal information

FOX 8 Defenders: Blighted property with multiple code violations may see new life

FOX 8 Defenders: Dangerous pools update after year-long investigation

FOX 8 Defenders: Ochsner employee accused of stealing patient information

FOX 8 Defenders: City Council members demand the city fill in a dangerous pool

FOX 8 Defenders: Council members, Code Enforcement differ on what constitutes a pool emergency

FOX 8 Defenders: Hearing officer rules to allow the city to fill longtime nuisance pool

FOX 8 Defenders: Longtime blighted pool could soon get fixed or filled

FOX 8 Defenders: Don’t fall for the car wrap scam

FOX 8 Defenders: Nearly $15,000 in summer savings for area consumers

FOX 8 Defenders: Council members push for stronger enforcement regarding blighted pools

FOX 8 Defenders: Orleans property assessment appeals period now through Aug. 15th

FOX 8 Defenders: Nuisance pool in Lakeview remains black, stagnant

FOX 8 Defenders: Dangerous potholes get fixed on busy Lakeview block

FOX 8 Defenders: Drainage canal concerns during hurricane season

FOX 8 Defenders Follow-up: Crews begin cutting city's biggest drainage canal

FOX 8 Defenders: JPSO launches investigation against OBL Travel

FOX 8 Defenders: More tourists fall victim to OBL Travel ruse

FOX 8 Defenders: BBB issues warnings after travel company concern

FOX 8 Defenders: More than 100 dogs seized in Thibodaux

FOX 8 Defenders: Gentilly water meter full of bees

Defenders help woman with broken lift for elderly mother

FOX 8 Defenders: Examining two of the largest eyesores in N.O. East

FOX 8 Defenders: Minor vehicle dents cost consumers big time

FOX 8 Defenders: Crews help resurrect historic resting place

FOX 8 Defenders: JP rental scam update

FOX 8 Defenders 2017 Year in Review

FOX 8 Defenders: Avoid giving dangerous toys

FOX 8 Defenders: Reserve man gets replacement TV

FOX 8 Defenders: Lakeview neighbors frustrated with repeat blight offenders

FOX 8 Defenders: JP business finds itself in the middle of a serious cyber threat

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