New Orleans Police Force Rebuilds From Within After Katrina Indictments

Still suffering from the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, the New Orleans police department has it anything but easy as it tries to regain order among its officers as much as out on the city's streets. The subject of nine U.S. Department of Justice investigations, 13 New Orleans police officers have been indicted for various crimes, ranging from shootings to civil rights violations that happened in the days after Katrina. Lt. Mike Field vividly remembers driving down flooded roads, and...Full Story
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