City Awards $500K in NOLA FOR LIFE Grants
Mayor Landrieu announces grants to 23 local organizations to deliver high-quality social services to young men most at risk of killing or being killed.
NBC Nightly News Online Highlights the Youth Empowerment Project
Youth Empowerment Project Member Darren Alridge shares his experience with the Youth Empowerment Project and why he has a passion for giving back.
NBC Nightly News Report "Flashpoint: Gun violence in New Orleans"
NBC Nightly News Lester Holt reports that murders in New Orleans are down by half this month after a new approach aimed at educating and mentoring youth.
A check on New Orleans' murder epidemic: James Varney
The end of the world could not have passed without incident in more gorgeous fashion on Dec. 21.
Curbing murders in New Orleans: Editorial
After every murder in New Orleans, Mayor Mitch Landrieu gets a packet of information: a photo of the victim in life, a photo from the crime scene, the incident report and follow-up reports on the investigation.