crime

Officer Luis Miranda
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
July 02, 2020 - 6:43 pm
A Philadelphia police officer and two of his relatives have been charged for allegedly robbing more than a dozen people and assaulting some nearly three years ago. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Police Department
Holli Stephens/KYW Newsradio, file
Kristen Johanson
June 30, 2020 - 6:26 pm
Philadelphia police have pushed out a trio of surveillance videos from the night of looting and rioting in the city a month ago, where suspects can be seen on camera lighting fires inside businesses. Authorities are hoping the public can help identify the arsonists. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Police Department headquarters.
Holli Stephens/KYW Newsradio
Kristen Johanson
June 30, 2020 - 3:10 pm
Philadelphia is on pace for the deadliest year in more than a decade, with 202 homicides as of Tuesday morning. Read more here.
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RADIO.COM Staff
June 30, 2020 - 10:36 am
If you’ve ever seen a huge indoor aquarium at a Bass Pro Shop store, you may have had a fleeting thought about hopping in. But police in Bossier City say one man’s thoughts didn’t flee — and he fled from the store soaking wet after jumping in.
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Jennifer Hodges
June 29, 2020 - 11:44 am
The man accused of terrorizing California in the 1970s and 1980s is expected to enter a guilty plea for his infamous alleged crimes Monday morning in Sacramento.
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Philadelphia Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw
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KYW Staff
June 26, 2020 - 5:30 pm
Gun violence has been raging on in Philadelphia, even amid the coronavirus pandemic. So far in 2020, nearly 900 people have been shot in Philadelphia. Homicides are up 20% compared to 2019 — an already record-breaking year for murders. On Friday, Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw announced her...
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Black Lives Matter protesters with counter-protesters on June 1 in Fishtown
Andrew Kramer/KYW Newsradio
Antionette Lee
June 25, 2020 - 8:36 pm
Philadelphia officials have announced charges in an attack on a journalist and his girlfriend following Black Lives Matter protests earlier this month. Officials say the events stem from the controversy around a group of men allegedly wielding bats in Fishtown. Read more here.
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John Mooney
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
June 24, 2020 - 5:30 pm
The city’s top prosecutor has charged a Philadelphia man with ethnic intimidation and assault after a photographer was punched Tuesday night during a clash of protestors in Marconi Plaza. Read more here.
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Philadelphia police
KYW Newsradio, file
Jim Melwert
June 19, 2020 - 3:41 pm
A 30-year-old medical aide is accused of improper contact with a 16-year-old at a Montgomery County hospital after the teen tried to kill herself. Read more here.
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Tyshawn Woods, nephew of Inspector Derrick Wood
Courtesy of Derrick Wood
Kristen Johanson
June 12, 2020 - 8:00 pm
A city police commander — whose family has been struck my gun violence twice — is hoping to use the Black Lives Matter movement to also focus on black lives killed by guns. Read more here.
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