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New Orleans Police Shootings

New Orleans Police Allegedly 'Shot First And Asked Questions Later' In Katrina Case

AP | MICHAEL KUNZELMAN and MARY FOSTER | Posted 08.27.2011 | Politics

NEW ORLEANS — A woman who survived a barrage of police bullets but lost her arm in the shooting testified Monday that she never heard police iss...

After Katrina, New Orleans Cops Were Told They Could Shoot Looters

ProPublica | Sabrina Shankman, Tom Jennings, Brendan McCarthy, Laura Maggi, A.C. Thompson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the chaotic days after Hurricane Katrina, an order circulated among New Orleans police authorizing officers to shoot looters, according to present ...