ATM explosion
Bryan Ramona/KYW Newsradio
Pat Loeb
June 03, 2020 - 4:08 pm
Since the protests started in Philadelphia, Commissioner Danielle Outlaw said police have responded to 135 explosive events, including 50 that have damaged or opened ATMs. Read more here.
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Members of the Philadelphia Arson and Explosives Task Force investigate damage caused by a fire.
Courtesy of the Philadelphia Arson and Explosives Task Force
John McDevitt
May 10, 2020 - 5:41 pm
Philadelphia's Arson and Explosives Task Force is drawing awareness to the dangers of intentionally set fires during hard economic times. Read more here.
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Aftermath of Jersey City shooting
Kevin Hagen/AP
AP News
December 11, 2019 - 3:16 pm
New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal said at a news conference with other officials Wednesday that the two Jersey City attackers are prime suspects in the death of a man whose body had been found in a car trunk nearby over the weekend. Read more here.
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Law enforcement personnel walk near the scene following a shooting.
Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/AP Photo
AP News
December 10, 2019 - 1:59 pm
Six people, including a police officer and three bystanders, were killed in a furious gunbattle Tuesday that filled the streets of Jersey City with the sound of heavy gunfire for hours, authorities said. Read the latest here.
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Bytmonas/Getty Images
August 07, 2019 - 12:49 pm
EVERETT, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man has been charged with selling machine guns and other firearms and ammunition stolen from a federal storage facility in West Virginia. Richard Adam Schreiber, 38, of Everett, was indicted Tuesday after federal agents seized about 100 guns, more than 1,300 gun...
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Firefighters report 2 people jumped from upper floors to escape the flames house near 12th and Roscomb streets..
Mark Abrams/KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
June 25, 2019 - 6:50 am
UPDATED: 10:50 a.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The stillness of a muggy Tuesday morning was quickly interrupted by neighbors' screams and a rapid fire that ripped through a house in the Logan section of the city. Firefighters are still on the scene of the fire, where 12 people were injured...
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At the scene of an explosion at a Southwest Philadelphia refinery, the resulting fire is contained but not yet under control.
KYW Newsradio
June 24, 2019 - 6:54 am
UPDATED: 2:25 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Officials with several local and federal agencies were at the Philadelphia Energy Solutions (PES) complex Monday as they begin the investigation into last week's explosion and fire at the refinery. Investigators with OSHA, the ATF, the...
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Port Richmond fire
Philadelphia Fire Department/Twitter
Kim Glovas
April 19, 2019 - 4:11 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Authorities have arrested a man in connection with the four-alarm fire in Port Richmond on April 7. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives announced the arrest of Joseph Wolbert, who faces charges of arson and other state-related crimes. The fire...
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Holden Matthews
Louisiana Office of State Fire Marshal via AP
April 11, 2019 - 5:17 pm
OPELOUSAS, La. (AP) — The suspect in a string of fires that destroyed three black churches in rural Louisiana is the white son of a sheriff's deputy whose father helped arrange for his arrest, authorities said Thursday. Holden Matthews, 21, was jailed without bail on arson charges in connection...
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Four-alarm warehouse blaze
Philadelphia Fire Department
Kim Glovas
April 09, 2019 - 12:28 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The National Response Team of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, ATF, is now investigating the four-alarm fire in Port Richmond over the weekend. The @ATFPhiladelphia Arson & Explosives Task Force has joined @PhillyFireDept in investigating...
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