Obama revived a program that funds the hiring of cops. New Orleans has gotten about $7 million.
As is his custom, Mayor Mitch Landrieu to seek budget input from hearings in each council district.
The ruling delays a child-killer’s execution, as well as four others on death row.
But Communication District officials say it will be hard to make the Jan. 1. deadline.
But the NOPD says many of the cases flagged by the Inspector General were sex-offender checks, not criminal complaints.
A federal judge has set a new deadline in July to meet certain benchmarks.
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Officials say the juvenile facility is the best place for most young defendants, even if they're charged with serious felonies in Criminal District Court. An ordinance before the City Council would require juveniles to await trial in the Youth Study Center, not OPP.
Much remains mysterious about the ethical rot that led federal prosecutors to indulge in anonymous online chatter.
Former deputy says he wasn't paid for required time before and after shift.