Terry Smith was sitting in his car in New Orleans during break from work on March 24, when the unthinkable happened. He was shot by a stranger 18 times. The first thing Smith remembers was the sound of breaking glass. “I was sitting in the car, taking a break from work and the glass shattered,” […]

According to WWL-4, New Orleans police arrested a man they believe hit a woman with a baseball bat after a disagreement on Bourbon Street. Anthony Harvey, 32, was reportedly arrested in the French Quarter on Saturday after he allegedly struck a woman with a bat on Jan. 31. The disagreement between the two was allegedly […]

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Throughout the quieter parts of the French Quarter, residents and businesses have posted signs that read “Caution: Walk in Large Groups. We (heart) N.O.P.D. We Just Need More.” It’s an unsettling message about violent crime in the Big Easy for the 1 million revelers about to descend for Carnival season, which […]