A young black man who died in the custody of four white Louisiana deputies had “significant traumatic injuries” to his neck consistent with asphyxiation, according to the coroner, who classified the case as a homicide.
Officials in Louisiana have released body-camera footage that captured two deputy city marshals firing on a vehicle and killing a 6-year-old boy in 2015. The head of the Louisiana State Police has called the video “the most disturbing thing he’s seen.” A state judge on […]
Early Sunday morning, a truck crashed into a guardrail on a small bridge on I-10, between New Orleans and Baton Rouge. The rail kept the truck from plunging into the swamp below, and only minor injuries were sustained.