This office remains committed to protecting the citizens of this great parish by fairly prosecuting those who commit crime and assisting those who are unfortunate victims.

Our site is designed to provide you with two kinds of information. First, for those of you who need to conduct business with our office, it is our hope to provide you with helpful information that will allow us to serve you better. Second, there are links to educational materials that will help to prevent you and your family from being victims of crime.

Thank you for taking the time to visit our site and please check back regularly for any updates or new information.

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Paul Connick,
Jefferson Parish District Attorney


  • Alvin Adams sentenced to 30 years for possessing child pornography

    A Jefferson Parish judge on Wednesday (May 17) sentenced Alvin Adams to 30 years in prison for his conviction of possessing more than 800 pornographic images and videos of children. A jury last week deliberated for about 25 minutes in finding Adams, 46, guilty as charged of possessing pornography involving …
  • Convicted of killing his children’s mother, Kenny Rojas sentenced to life in prison

    A Jefferson Parish judge on Tuesday (May 16) sentenced Kenny Rojas to spend the rest of his life in prison for his conviction of shooting his estranged girlfriend in the chest and fleeing, leaving her to die with their three young children. Rojas, 38, was convicted as charged Thursday of …
  • Jefferson Parish jury: Kenny Rojas murdered girlfriend, fled leaving their 3 children with dying mother

    A Jefferson Parish jury on Thursday (May 11) found Kenny Rojas guilty of fatally shooting his estranged girlfriend during an argument before he fled, leaving their three young children in their Harvey home with their dying mother. Rojas, 38, was convicted as charged of the second-degree murder of Lizeth Maldonado, …
  • Alvin Adams convicted of possessing child pornography in Metairie home

    A Jefferson Parish jury deliberated about 25 minutes on Tuesday evening (May 9) in finding Alvin Adams guilty of possessing more than 800 images of child pornography. Adams, 46, of Metairie, was convicted as charged of one count of pornography involving juveniles under age 13. The Louisiana Bureau of Investigation …
  • Darryl Vinson convicted of brutalizing, dehumanizing girlfriend in Gretna

    A Jefferson Parish jury on Wednesday (May 3) found Darryl Vinson guilty of brutalizing and beating a woman as he held her captive in her Gretna home for three days in 2021. Vinson, 60, of Marrero, was convicted as charged of attempted second-degree murder, second-degree kidnapping, second-degree sexual battery and …





The mission of the Jefferson Parish District Attorney’s Office is to ensure that justice is served by protecting the citizens of our Parish without regard to race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, or socio-economic status. Our office always will maintain the highest level of honesty, integrity, transparency, and accountability to our community. While our goal is to vigorously prosecute violent and habitual offenders, we also are committed to crime prevention through the implementation of innovative programs designed to break the cycle of crime.