New Orleans Murders Up Again; Is Mayor’s Plan Working?

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New Orleans' murder tally climbed for the second year in a row last year, ending at 176. It was the highest body count since 193 people were slain in 2012. Critics questioned whether Mayor Mitch Landrieu's NOLA For Life murder-reduction strategy is having the impact the administration claims, reports the New Orleans Times-Picayune. The year's killings included domestic violence incidents inside . . .

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