JPSO

Jim Hanzo
March 07, 2019 - 9:55 am
The man taken into custody on a triple homicide that happened in Terrytown, has now been booked on murder charges according to jail records from Jefferson Parish. Jail records also show the man booked with the murder of 2 children and 1 adult is 33-year-old Terrance Leonard. He was booked on three...
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Chris Miller
March 07, 2019 - 7:19 am
An autopsy is set for today on three murder victims recovered from a Westbank home on Wednesday. One man is in custody and Jefferson Parish Sheriff Joe Lopinto says the suspect confessed. Deputies found the bodies of one adult woman and two children in the home in the 900 block of Montery Court...
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Jim Hanzo
March 06, 2019 - 6:27 pm
JPSO Sheriff Joe Lopinto announced this everning that one person is in custody in the deaths of 2 children and an adult who were found dead in Terrytown. 2 others were injured and in a local hospital, both children. "We do have a person in custody," Lopinto said. "This person has confessed to the...
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Jim Hanzo
March 06, 2019 - 1:11 pm
Police in Jefferson Parish are investigating multiple deaths in Terrytown. Deputies are describing it as a homicide investigation. JPSO was called out to a home in the 900 block of Monterey Court this morning around 7 a.m. Jason Rivarde with JPSO said the victims include 2 children and an adult. An...
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Jim Hanzo
March 06, 2019 - 9:21 am
Police in Jefferson Parish are investigating multiple deaths in Terrytown. Deputies are describing it as a homicide investigation. JPSO was called out to a home in the 900 block of Monterey Court this morning around 7 a.m. One child is among the victims, either injured or deceased, according to...
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Chris Miller
March 02, 2019 - 4:31 pm
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office says it is investigating to see if any laws or procedures were violated in an incident involving deputies that was caught on video during Friday night's Krewe of Centurion parade. According to the sheriff's office, deputies were called to a disturbance in the...
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February 19, 2019 - 5:20 pm
METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Authorities in Louisiana say the mother of two toddlers found with bruises and cigarette burns has been arrested. Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office Capt. Jason Rivarde tells news outlets 24-year-old Courtney Simonson was booked Thursday with two counts of cruelty to a juvenile...
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Jim Hanzo
February 14, 2019 - 8:03 am
A child is dead and police are holding a news conference to discuss the case on the Westbank. Jefferson Parish Sheriff Joe Lopinto has called an 11:00 a.m. news conference after the shooting death of a 9-year-old Marrero boy. JPSO has not released any further details.
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Chris Miller
February 08, 2019 - 2:26 pm
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office today appealed to the public for help in finding a woman who may have witnessed a double-homicide. The crime happened Thursday night in the 1500 block of Kings Road in Harvey. It first came to the authorities' attention as a medical call. "Deputies located the...
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Aug 23, 2018; Costa Mesa, CA, USA: New Orleans Saints defensive tackle David Onyemata (93) during joint practice against the Los Angeles Chargers at the Jack. R. Hammett Sports Complex.
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Seth Dunlap
February 07, 2019 - 6:58 pm
Our country’s draconian marijuana laws are back in the spotlight today after it was reported that Saints defensive end David Onyemata was the subject of a raid at his Elmwood apartment last week by the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office. The details of what led to raid are still coming out, but...
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