Gretna, La., Called U.S. Arrest Capital After Analysis Of Police Records

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Gretna, La., the place where, as Hurricane Katrina's flood waters stubbornly refused to recede, police stood at the end of the bridge, guns drawn, to block the crowds who were trying to evacuate New Orleans, is the arrest capital of the U.S., Fusion reports.

In 2013, the Gretna police department made 6,566 adult arrests, or a little more than one arrest for every three . . .

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