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Ex-Officer Sentenced For Burning Body In Hurricane Aftermath

AP | KEVIN McGILL | Posted 08.15.2014 | Crime

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — For a second time, a former New Orleans police officer was sentenced Friday to more than 17 years in prison for burning the body ...

Defense In Post-Katrina Police Killings Stresses Chaos

AP | MICHAEL KUNZELMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW ORLEANS — Call it the Katrina defense: the idea that police officers' deadly acts in the wake of the hurricane must be judged through the pr...

3 New Orleans Police Convicted In Post-Katrina Killing, Burning Of Body

AP | MICHAEL KUNZELMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW ORLEANS — A former New Orleans police officer was convicted Thursday of fatally shooting a man in Hurricane Katrina's aftermath and another ...

Katrina Looms Over Deadly Police Shooting Trial

AP | MICHAEL KUNZELMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

NEW ORLEANS — Officers shot an unarmed man in the back, burned his body, then doctored a police report in the chaotic aftermath of Hurricane Kat...

Ex-New Orleans Cop Charged With Fatally Shooting Unarmed Man In Katrina Aftermath Takes The Stand

AP | MICHAEL KUNZELMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW ORLEANS — A former New Orleans police officer charged with fatally shooting an unarmed man in Hurricane Katrina's aftermath testified Tuesda...

Fellow Cop: New Orleans Police Laughed After Burning Man's Body

AP | MICHAEL KUNZELMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW ORLEANS — A New Orleans police officer was laughing after he burned the body of a man who had been gunned down by police in Hurricane Katrin...

Post-Katrina Shootings Witness: Cop Said Looters 'Deserved To Be Shot'

AP | MICHAEL KUNZELMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW ORLEANS — A former New Orleans police officer on trial for gunning down a man outside a strip mall in Hurricane Katrina's aftermath said aft...

Trial Begins For New Orleans Police Charged In Post-Katrina Shooting, Cover-Up

AP | MICHAEL KUNZELMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW ORLEANS — The chaotic aftermath of Hurricane Katrina offers no excuse for the actions of five current or former police officers being tried in t...