Charges

Philadelphia Police Department
Holli Stephens/KYW Newsradio, file
KYW Staff
September 29, 2019 - 8:59 am
A Philadelphia police officer from the 17th District is behind bars facing sexual assault, indecent assault and simple assault charges.
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Criminal Justice Center in Philadelphia
KYW Newsradio, file
Kristen Johanson
September 24, 2019 - 6:53 pm
Prosecutors have upgraded charges to third-degree murder against a man they say struck and killed a pedestrian with his car as he was trying to escape arrest in a rape case.
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Philadelphia police
KYW Newsradio, file
Jim Melwert
July 15, 2019 - 5:26 pm
MONTGOMERY CONTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A Montgomery County man is facing some serious charges after police say he threatened to kill his roommate and then lit their apartment on fire. Abington police said just after midnight Thursday into Friday, when they got on the scene of a fire alarm on Old...
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Prosecutors in Chicago have charged Kelly with 11 new sex assault charges, some that are more serious than those first filed against him in February.
Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP, File
May 30, 2019 - 4:58 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Prosecutors charged R&B singer R. Kelly on Thursday with 11 new sex-related counts involving one of the women who accused him of sexually abusing her when she was underage, including counts that carry a maximum sentence of 30 years in prison, making them the most serious he faces...
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The Justice Department has charged Assange with receiving and publishing classified information.
Matt Dunham/AP Photo, File
May 23, 2019 - 4:25 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a case with significant First Amendment implications, the U.S. filed new charges Thursday against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, accusing him of violating the Espionage Act by publishing secret documents containing the names of confidential military and diplomatic sources...
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Salena Manni, the fiancee of Stephon Clark, who was shot and killed by Sacramento police in 2018, wipes tears from her eyes as she discusses the decision to not file charges against the two officers involved, during a news conference in Sacramento, Calif.
Rich Pedroncelli/AP Photo
March 03, 2019 - 3:19 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Relatives of a black man fatally shot by police officers while holding a cellphone say they will press their "pursuit of justice" after prosecutors in California declined to bring charges against the officers. Stephon Clark's family reacted with anger and dismay to...
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New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft could be charged as early as Monday with soliciting prostitution, according to the State Attorney's Office in Palm Beach County, Florida.
Theo Wargo/Getty Images via CNN
February 28, 2019 - 10:01 pm
By Jay Croft, CNN (CNN) -- Robert Kraft, owner of the New England Patriots, entered a plea of not guilty to two counts of soliciting prostitution in Florida, court records show. Attorneys for Kraft, 77, electronically filed the plea Monday in Palm Beach County Court. It seeks a nonjury trial. Kraft...
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This undated Pennsylvania Department of Transportation photo shows Robert Bowers, the suspect in the deadly shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh on Oct. 27, 2018.
Pennsylvania Department of Transportation via AP
January 29, 2019 - 6:12 pm
(AP) — A man accused of opening fire at a Pittsburgh synagogue in October , killing 11 people and wounding seven others, was indicted Tuesday on additional counts that include allegations of hate crimes. A federal grand jury added 19 charges to the 44 counts previously levied against Robert Bowers...
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Roadwork.
Mike DeNardo/KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
January 26, 2019 - 4:00 am
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A former Pennsylvania Department of Transportation manager from Montgomery County has been sentenced for accepting kickbacks in exchange for "no-work" contracts. Nick Martino was a PennDOT assistant district engineer who worked eight years out of the King of...
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Roger Stone vowed Friday afternoon to fight the charges brought by special counsel Robert Mueller and said he would refuse to testify against President Donald Trump.
Joe Raedle/Getty Images via CNN
January 25, 2019 - 3:38 pm
By Veronica Stracqualursi, CNN (CNN) -- Roger Stone vowed Friday afternoon to fight the charges brought by special counsel Robert Mueller and said he would refuse to testify against President Donald Trump. "I will plead not guilty to these charges. I will defeat them in court," the longtime Trump...
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