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Hurricane Katrina Bridge Shootings

After Katrina Shooting Trial, New Orleans Battles Corruption

AP | MICHAEL KUNZELMAN | Posted 04.05.2012 | Crime

NEW ORLEANS -- The Justice Department's push to clean up New Orleans' troubled police department reached a milestone as a federal judge sentenced five...

Katrina Bridge Shooting Defendant: I Was 'Paralyzed With Fear'

AP | MICHAEL KUNZELMAN | Posted 09.26.2011 | Politics

NEW ORLEANS — A former police officer who gunned down an unarmed, mentally disabled man at the foot of a New Orleans bridge after Hurricane Katr...

No Death Penalty For Cops Charged In Katrina Shootings

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW ORLEANS — The Justice Department says it will not seek the death penalty against four current or former New Orleans police officers charged ...

New Orleans Police Officers Plead Not Guilty In Katrina Shootings, Cover-Up

AP | MARY FOSTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW ORLEANS — Three police officers charged in the killing of two unarmed residents on a New Orleans bridge after Hurricane Katrina and a cover-...

Police Officers CHARGED In Katrina Bridge Shootings

AP | MICHAEL KUNZELMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW ORLEANS — In a case that rocked a city already torn by the horrors of Hurricane Katrina, four police officers accused of gunning down two un...