"New Orleans Begins Confiscating Firearms"
No civilians in New Orleans will be allowed to carry pistols, shotguns or other firearms, said P. Edwin Compass III, the superintendent of police. "Only law enforcement are allowed to have weapons," he said.
But that order apparently does not apply to hundreds of security guards hired by businesses and some wealthy individuals to protect property.
Thanks to Jack Soltysik and Brian O'Connor for sending me this article.
Stories on guns being used defensively in New Orleans after the hurricane can be found here, here, and here.