Kenner Police Department

Chris Miller
June 21, 2019 - 12:26 pm
The family of Sean Barrette, the 22-year-old man accused in three killings in Metairie, linked to a murder in New Orleans, and suspected in several more shooting incidents, released a statement today expressing their sorrow at what happened. "To the families and friends who have been devastated by...
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Chris Miller
February 18, 2019 - 10:52 am
A Kenner teenager, accompanied by his mother, handed himself over to police this morning to face battery charges after a Sunday morning shooting. Police say 17-year-old John Green shot a man in the arm inside a house at 833 Champaigne Drive. "The victim and witness, friends of the suspect’s family...
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Chris Miller
January 02, 2019 - 2:15 pm
Kenner Police have arrested a Kenner man and a 17-year-old on charges of using firearms as New Year's Eve noisemakers. Police say shortly after midnight, Officer Chad Hoffman was on patrol and heard the gunfire coming from a house in the 3100 block of Bainbridge Street. "Officer Hoffmann located a...
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Chris Miller
November 26, 2018 - 11:21 am
A New Orleans Police Officer faces charges in Jefferson Parish for alleged drunk driving and fleeing from an officer. Kenner Police booked Carlos Peralta Saturday on charges including driving while intoxicated, aggravated flight from an officer, and reckless operation of a vehicle. According to Lt...
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Jim Hanzo
November 14, 2018 - 10:20 am
Kenner police say a cop was injured after a suspect in a car dragged the officer after he attempted to flee. Police got a call of a suspicious person sitting in a vehicle last night just after 8 p.m. with the motor running for over 2 hours on Acron Street. While investigating a suspicious person...
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Jim Hanzo
July 18, 2018 - 9:51 am
The Kenner Police Department announced new sex abuse charges for the gymnastics coach who is already facing a number of charges. Jonathan West has been additionally charged with one count of sexual battery and one count of oral sexual battery. The victimn was under the age of 13, and both incidents...
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July 17, 2018 - 11:48 am
KENNER, La. (AP) _ A former police officer with the Kenner Police Department has been sentenced to 90 days of probation for stealing money from five drivers during traffic stops. Jefferson Parish court records show that 34-year-old Jan Gregory pleaded guilty Monday to five counts of misdemeanor...
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Chris Miller
May 21, 2018 - 4:58 pm
A 40-year-old Kenner woman faces an attempted murder charge after police say she opened fire on her husband as he backed out of the driveway. Police say Tammy Bush and her husband of 15 years had gotten into an argument early this morning at their residence in the 2700 block of Panama Street. “...
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Chris Miller
April 25, 2018 - 12:48 pm
Kenner police say two teenagers will face charges for a fire that destroyed the old Kenner High School building in February. According to police, 17-year-old Ryder Chriss (pictured) and a 16-year-old are accused of simple arson. "The investigation revealed that on or about 12:30 a.m., Monday,...
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Jim Hanzo
April 04, 2018 - 8:43 am
Kenner Police are investigating the body of a man found bleeding from multiple gunshot wounds beneath an overpass. The man was found just after midnight beneath the overpass at Kenner Avenue and Pollock Place. He's been identified as 55-year-old David Lee Holmes, of Kenner. Police say Holmes had...
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