administrative leave

Philadelphia police commissioner Richard Ross Jr. kept an eye as Bernie Sanders supporters march down Broad Street during the Democratic National Convention.
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Kristen Johanson
June 19, 2019 - 5:13 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross confirmed 72 police officers have been placed on desk duty and some could lose their jobs as officials continue to investigate racist Facebook posts allegedly made by those officers in question. Because of the city's...
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Kristen Johanson
June 18, 2019 - 3:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The now former principal of a Philadelphia elementary school has been arrested as a suspect in a fatal hit-and-run nearly two years ago. On Tuesday, he waived his preliminary hearing, and his trial will move onto a higher court. Jovan Weaver, 37, was arrested in early...
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Odubel Herrera
Atlantic City Police Department
Kim Glovas
June 03, 2019 - 5:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Major League Baseball has announced that Phillies outfielder Odubel Herrera will remain on administrative leave for an additional two weeks. Herrera was arrested in Atlantic City last week on domestic abuse charges. His girlfriend told police he had hit her after an...
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Odubel Herrera
Atlantic City Police Department
Kim Glovas
May 28, 2019 - 12:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Phillies center fielder Odubel Herrera was arrested Monday night in Atlantic City on charges of domestic assault. Atlantic City police were called to the Golden Nugget Hotel and Casino around 8:30 p.m. A 20-year-old Philadelphia woman told police she had been...
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