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


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.
2014 MCC Excellence in Law Enforcement Awards Luncheon:
Date: February 18, 2014
Location: Sheraton Hotel
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Patrick F. Taylor Foundation
LATEST MEDIA AND RESEARCH


MCC’S ROLE IN THE RAY NAGIN CORRUPTION CONVICTION

US Attorney’s Office Press Release acknowledges MCC’s role in Nagin Case 2/12/2014

MCC announces role in Nagin Case 2/12/2014 (YouTube Video)

“Former New Orleans Mayor Found Guilty of Corruption” 2/13/2014;  NPR

“Former New Orleans mayor guilty of graft in Katrina recovery” 2/12/2014;  Reuters

“U.S. Attorney, local watchdogs hail Ray Nagin guilty verdict” 2/12/2014; The Times-Picayune


Media:

“Chief deputy clerk Nunez faces ethics violation charges” 4/20/2014; The New Orleans Advocate

“IG investigating Covington work-release program” 4/10/2014; The New Orleans Advocate

“Report: New Orleans criminal court judges getting more efficient” 4/9/2014; The New Orleans Advocate

“Viral arrest video raises questions” 4/4/2014; WGNO

“St. Tammany Parish President ousts member of Lacombe area recreation board” 4/4/2014; The New Orleans Advocate

“Plaquemines Parish woman demands federal probe” 4/2/2014; WVUE

“West Bank constable Tony Thomassie reports $91,654 in salary and fees in 2013, financial statement shows” 3/31/2014; The Times-Picayune

“State auditors raid controversial Jefferson constable’s house” 3/28/2014; The New Orleans Advocate

“Constable Thomassie’s home raided by authorities, FOX8 News reports” 3/27/2014; The Times-Picayune

“Auditors, deputies raid Thomassie’s home office” 3/27/2014; WVUE

“Work release owner asked to resign from recreation district board” 3/26/2014; WWL-TV

“Work release program escapee’s running ends” 3/20/2014; The New Orleans Advocate

“Investigation into St. Tammany work release not over with shutdown” 3/17/2014; WWL-TV

“Sheriff, state try to place inmates from work-release program” 3/15/2014; The New Orleans Advocate

“West Bank Constable Tony Thomassie’s salary comes under scrutiny in television report” 3/14/2014; The Times-Picayune

“Records show Thomassie gets around more than most” 3/13/2014; WVUE

Research:

Orleans Parish Criminal Justice System Accountability Report – November 2013 Orleans Parish Criminal Justice System Accountability Report – November 2013 Supplemental Exhibits

Orleans Parish Prison Inmate Population Snapshot (Aug 27, 2013)