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December 21: Gentilly resident sentenced for money laundering and other financial crimes
December 12:
Kenner Police investigating fatality crash
December 12:
Death investigation results in Kenner parolee arrest for second-degree murder
December 5:
Kenner Police are investigating an early morning shooting
December 5:
Three Florida men arrested for placing credit card skimming devices on gas pumps

November 29:
Kenner Police Chief and JPSO Sheriff to rappel Benson Tower
November 28:
Big Lee's Towing owner arrested
November 28:
Honduran man arrested after intentionally running over pedestrian after an altercation
November 24:
Three teenagers arrested in early morning armed robbery in Kenner, likely linked to Metairie armed robbery
November 22:
KPD Begins 2017 "Click It Or Ticket" mobilization
November 17:
Convicted child predator convicted anew of sexually abusing 3 children
November 15:
Sex offender arrested and charged with indecent behavior with a juvenile
November 14:
KPD awarded overtime traffic enforcement grant from LA Highway Safety Commission
November 12:
Laplace man arrested in Kenner shooting
November 9:
Habitual offender released early due to the Justice Reinvestment Act arrested for armed robbery
November 8:
KCPA class #37 beginning in February
November 7:
Update: two additional arrests in Kenner murder
November 5:
Update: One arrested thus far in Kenner murder
November 5:
Kenner Police investigating shooting/murder
November 5:
Kenner Police investigating severe crash on Airport Access Road
November 2:
Kenner teen arrested after forcing entry into an occupied residence while armed with a handgun
November 2:
Kenner Police Chief challenges JPSO Sheriff

October 24:
burglary arrests (unlocked vehicles)
October 24:
Kenner Police are investigating a burglary and arson
October 24:
Kenner Police are investigating a shooting
October 24:
Two juveniles arrested for simple burglary, unreported gun recovered
October 18:
Metairie teen arrested in Kenner robbery
October 9:
Kenner man arrested after forcing entry into occupied residence
October 9:
Parolee arrested after committing residential burglary
October 5:
KPD Women's Self Defense Course taking place in November
October 2:
Kenner Police investigating toddler death; mother to be booked with second degree murder

September 30:
Parolee charged with multiple counts of burglary in the Holly Heights Subdivision
September 28:
Two teenage juveniles arrested for armed robbery
September 25:
Man charged in using a stun gun on a 7-year-old
September 25:
Three arrested utilizing social media to lure victims to rob
September 1:
Pedestrian succumbs to injuries after being struck by a bus

August 29:
Man charged with rape and cruelty
August 24:
Robbery suspect identified and arrested in unrelated robbery
August 18: Kenner Police seeking public's help in identifying robbery suspect
August 16:
Labor Day weekend brings DWI crackdown to Kenner
August 15:
Alleged Chase Bank robber Dillon Arnez Davis arrested in Langston, Oklahoma
August 9:
KPD Women's Self Defense course beginning in September
August 5:
FBI, KPD, and SJBPSO seeking information regarding wanted fugutive - Dillion Arnez Davis
August 4:
Criminal charges amended after receiving autopsy results
August 4:
Teton St. investigation update
August 2:
FBI and Kenner Police are investigating Chase Bank robbery located at 3540 Williams in Kenner

July 27: Two arrests made in Highway Park Subdivision residential burglaries
July 25:
Convicted felon, attempting to evade a traffic stop, arrested on multiple charges
July 25:
Convicted felon arrested with a firearm
July 25:
Two teenagers arrested in Kenner shooting; additional arrests expected
July 24:
Kenner Police investigating a shooting
July 18: Kenner Citizen's Police Academy class #36 beginning in August
July 14:
Blood drive for crime victims
July 10:
Elderly couple severly beaten inside their residence on Tenton St. in Kenner
July 7:
Kenner Police are investigating a shooting

June 27: Independence Day weekend brings DWI crackdown to Kenner
June 27:
New Orleans man arrested in Kenner armed robbery
June 26:
South Carolina fugitives arrested in Kenner
June 15:
Marrero man guilty of murdering boss at Kenner workplace
June 14:
Jefferson man arrested for multiple counts of burglary and theft
June 13:
roup arrested for multiple counts of purse snatchings, theft, and unauthorized use of an access card
June 8:
Kenner Citizen's Police Academy class #36 beginning in August
June 8:
KPD Women's Self Defense course taking place in July
June 2:
Five arrested for vehicle burglaries

May 26:
Supervisor arrested for theft
May 24:
SOL Bowl 2017
May 19:
Kenner Police Department are asking for the public's assistance in identifying burglary suspects
May 18:
Three arrested for vehicle burglaries
May 18:
KPD begins 2017 "Click It or Ticket" Mobilization
May 15:
Kenner man charged with negligent injuring and illegal use of weapons
May 2:
Kenner Police is asking for the public's assistance in identifying suspects
May 2:
Two juveniles arrested for armed robbery

April 24: shooting investigation
April 19:
Albert Cox sentenced to life plus 15 years for Kenner killing
April 17:
Kenner man charged with robbery, theft, and assault with a firearm
April 12:
Kenner man convicted of murder, firearm offense
April 11:
Prairieville man booked in Kenner for armed robbery and home invasion
April 5:
Kenner Police to participate in Law Enforcement Torch Run on May 18

March 30:
September shooting suspect arrested in Metairie
March 28:
Harahan man arrested for residential contractor fraud
March 17:
Kenner man pleads guilty to brutalizing girlfriend, gets 17-year sentence
March 14:
ormer Destrehan teacher pleads guilty in Kenner student sex case
March 13:
Two arrested from St. Rose
March 10:
Kenner man arrested for burglary and theft
March 10:
Former Kenner Police Officer arrested
March 10:
enner Police Department Academy class 15 to graduate
March 10:
Juvenile charged concerning property damaged by graffiti
March 8:
Missing Kenner man located
March 8:
Kenner Police seeking public's assistance in locating a missing person
March 8:
Kenner man arrested for burglarizing vehicles in Beachview Heights
March 3:
Parolee arrested for residential burglary

Feburary 23:
Kenner Police and Entergy warns Louisiana Customers of scam efforts
Feburary 21:
Kenner man arrested / linked to several residential burglaries
Feburary 21:
Kenner man arrested for multiple residential burglaries
Feburary 21:
Two juveniles arrested for January car burglary and identity theft
Feburary 15: Convicted felon shooting gun arrested
Feburary 12:
Metairie man arrested on burglary spree involving unlocked vehicles

January 30:
Man charged in fatal hit and run crash
January 24:
Kenner Police Department investigate an officer involved shooting
January 20:
Kenner woman faces 20 years in prison in charity raffle scam targeting the elderly
January 17:
Arrested made in murder / dismemberment
January 10:
Peake BMW donates bikes to the Kenner Police Department
January 3:
KCPA class #35 beginning in February


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