La. uniform change recalls big controversy
By Brendan McCarthy
Retiring cop suspended for wrong uniform
NEW ORLEANS — A popular police shirt color is making a comeback, but a high-profile clash related to the uniform's hue seems anything but finished.
After more than three years in much-maligned midnight-blue uniforms, the men and women of the New Orleans Police Department on Friday will revert to the agency's traditional powder blue garb, Superintendent Warren Riley said at a news conference Wednesday.