Metropolitan Crime Commission, Inc.

  • Research Program

    Conducts independent and objective research to raise the level of accountability and efficiency in the criminal justice system.

  • Anti-Public Corruption Program

    Allows citizens and public employees to report corruption, unethical activity, or administrative wrongdoing.                

latrans1The Metropolitan Crime Commission (MCC) is a non-profit, citizen’s organization dedicated to exposing public corruption, improving the administration of justice, and reducing the incidence of crime in order to improve the quality of life for citizens in the New Orleans and Baton Rouge metropolitan areas and throughout Louisiana.
Through its programs, the MCC holds public officials and employees accountable for corrupt, unethical, and wasteful practices and works to enhance the safety of our community.
Anti-Public Corruption
Program

Allows citizens and public employees to report corruption, unethical activity, or administrative wrongdoing committed in the course of public service.
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Research
Program

Conducts independent and objective research to raise the level of accountability and efficiency in the criminal justice system.

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MCC Excellence in Law Enforcement Awards Luncheon

The MCC annually hosts its Excellence in Law Enforcement Awards Luncheon recognizing outstanding accomplishments of federal, state, and local criminal justice professionals.
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The MCC is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit citizen’s organization primarily funded by tax-deductible contributions from individuals, businesses, and private foundations. Your support will help us continue our fight to improve our community through more efficient government operations and a more effective criminal justice system.
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2018 MCC Excellence in Law Enforcement Awards Luncheon:
Date: January 23, 2018
Location: Sheraton Hotel
Time: 12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
2018 Awards Luncheon Proudly Sponsored by:
TOP DOG
Latter & Blum Realtors
Park Investments
Rusovich Family Foundation
Whitney Bank
BIG DOG
IBERIABANK
The Helis Foundation
Reily Foods
LATEST MEDIA AND RESEARCH

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Latest Research:

Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office Inmate Population Analysis – August 2017 (Released 8/29/17)

Orleans Parish Criminal Justice System Accountability Report May 2017: 2013-2016 Arrests and Felony Case Outcomes (Released 5/22/17)
Orleans Parish Criminal Justice Accountability Report May 2017 – Supplemental Exhibits

St. Tammany Criminal Justice Accountability Project: Arrests and Felony Case Outcomes 2013-2014  (Released 4/5/17)
St. Tammany Criminal Justice Accountability Project: Arrests and Felony Case Outcomes 2013-2014 – Supplemental Exhibits

2015 Orleans Parish Judicial Accountability Report (Released 1/10/2017)
2015 Orleans Parish Judicial Accountability Reports – Supplemental Exhibits

St. Tammany 2014 Judicial Accountability Report (Released 11/29/16)
St. Tammany 2014 Judicial Accountability Report – Supplemental Exhibits

 

Latest Media:

“Ex-trooper unloads on Facebook” July 7, 2018; American Press

“Ex-trooper pleads guilty in overtime case” July 6, 2018; Midland Reporter Telegraph

“Former State Police trooper pleads guilty to falsifying traffic tickets, gets probation” July 5, 2018; The Advocate

“NOPD to test possible contraband seized in court from lawyer Eddie Jordan” June 14, 2018; FOX 8 New Orleans

“Mayor Cantrell to set benchmarks for her police chief” June 7, 2018; FOX 8 New Orleans

“Audit could cost future state, federal funding for Highway Safety Commission” June 1, 2018; FOX 8 New Orleans

“Baton Rouge police paid leave policy: Paid vacation or due process rights?” May 28, 2018; The Advocate

“’DAs just don’t offer it to some people’: Pretrial diversion draws new scrutiny amid soaring costs, state budget crisis” May 19, 2018; The Advocate

“City of New Orleans owed more than $500,000 for work off-duty police officers performed” May 16, 2018; WDSU

“Mayor Cantrell: “I have decided not to move forward” with hiring Warren Riley” May 16, 2018; WWL

“Zurik: Harrah’s lobbying draws fire from watchdog” May 11, 2018; FOX 8 New Orleans

“Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office hires new HR director; predecessor was fired in February” May 9, 2018; The Advocate

“Crime watchdog weighs in on video involving SPD officer” May 8, 2018; KSLA

“Landrieu calls himself a miracle-worker, but New Orleans crime rates are sinful” May 6, 2018; The Advocate

“Goyeneche: These badges are used as get of jail free cards” May 4, 2018; WWL

 “Louisiana AG Jeff Landry has handed out more than 100 honorary badges despite criticism” May 4, 2018; The Advocate

“Four State Police troopers accused of claiming bogus hours, writing fraudulent tickets: April 30, 2018; The Advocate

“Former west bank constable pleads guilty to malfeasance; charges mount against judge at same court” April 11, 2018; The Advocate

“Tulane Police chief, deputy chief resign amid WWL-TV investigation” April 3, 2018; WWL