Camden

Closed lockers in a school hallway
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David Madden
August 18, 2019 - 4:00 am
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A researcher at Rutgers University-Camden wants to test out a theory: Start school days a little later as a way to cut down on juvenile crime. All the talk in the last few years has centered on changing the schedule so kids can get more sleep, which can lead to better...
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David Madden
August 08, 2019 - 4:17 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Two Camden buildings will be awash in orange light for the rest of this month to show solidarity with Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas, cities victimized by mass shootings last weekend that left 31 people dead. Camden City Hall and the Florio Center for Public Service...
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David Madden
July 13, 2019 - 4:00 am
CAMDEN, NJ (KYW Newsradio) — Officials in the Camden school district are pointing to a newly released study, conducted by Stanford University, to bolster their claims that things are improving for students. The study conducted by CREDO, the school’s Center for Research on Educational Outcomes,...
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Dan Wing
July 09, 2019 - 10:31 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A man is dead after being shot after he and his girlfriend got into an argument with a group of people outside of a Northern Liberties mini-market. Police say the 25-year-old man and his girlfriend got into the argument outside that market at 10th and Brown streets a...
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Andrew Kramer
July 08, 2019 - 6:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A second suspect has been arrested in connection with the murder and kidnapping of the grandson of Camden's Council president Curtis Jenkins. Officials confirmed on Monday that Jalen Carr of Sicklerville was taken into custody on Friday. Carr has been charged with...
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July 06, 2019 - 4:29 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Warning for the Philadelphia region. Tornado Warning including Philadelphia PA, Camden NJ, Chester PA until 4:45 PM EDT pic.twitter.com/EvYe4JxqOi — NWS Mount Holly (@NWS_MountHolly) July 6, 2019 The Philadelphia...
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Governor Phil Murphy today showcased details of the proposed New Jersey Innovation Evergreen Fund (NJIEF), a groundbreaking new program to bring more venture capital investment to New Jersey while strengthening the Garden State’s innovation ecosystem in N
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David Madden
July 05, 2019 - 8:40 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — The fallout from New Jersey's latest budget battle continues with the Gov. Phil Murphy freezing $235 million in spending, and those affected by the move are complaining out loud about it. The governor’s office, in a statement, stressed that many of the programs hit by...
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Camden County police say this man helped Brandon Beverly in a robbery on the day Curtis Jenkins III went missing.
Camden County Police Department
Justin Udo
July 04, 2019 - 11:54 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police in New Jersey are asking for the public's help as they search for a second person they say may be involved in the kidnapping and murder of the grandson of Camden's City Council president. Brandon Beverly, 32, of Westville is charged with the kidnapping and...
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Curtis Jenkins III
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Tim Jimenez
July 03, 2019 - 6:59 am
Read the latest on this story: " Police seek person of interest in kidnap, murder of Camden Council president grandson " UPDATED: 3:33 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Camden man, the grandson of the City’s Council president, was found dead overnight. Curtis Jenkins III was first reported...
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Mike DeNardo
June 26, 2019 - 4:00 am
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The family of a teenager struck and killed by a Camden police officer wants the state to investigate her death. The Camden County prosecutor found that no criminal charges were warranted against County police officer James Lopez, who struck and killed 17-year-old...
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