Criminal Justice Center

Dreamstime
Kristen Johanson
May 07, 2019 - 12:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A young Philadelphia man has admitted to killing a man near Tacony Creek last year. David Warlea says he stood over 21-year-old Juanyea Kennedy last May and shot him several times, killing him. In front of a half-dozen members of the victim’s family, 19-year-old...
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Philadelphia police shooting victim David Jones
Tiffanie Luke via CNN
Kristen Johanson
October 11, 2018 - 11:43 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In a quick hearing at the Criminal Justice Center in Philadelphia on Thursday morning, city judge Robert Coleman lowered the criminal homicide charge against former Philly cop Ryan Pownall to third-degree murder, allowing the 36-year-old’s defense attorney to ask for...
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Meek Mill takes the stage at a Justice4Meek rally to thank supporters.
Cherri Gregg/KYW Newsradio
June 18, 2018 - 1:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It was a contentious day in court for rap artist Meek Mill, as he continues to fight for a post-conviction relief hearing after revelations that the officer who first arrested the Philly native more than a decade ago was on a "Do Not Call" list by the district...
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Dreamstime
Kristen Johanson
June 05, 2018 - 7:52 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The South Philly teen accused of killing two other teens will be tried as an adult after a contentious day at the city’s Criminal Justice Center. Jim Lammendola, who represents the suspect, 17-year-old Brandon Olivieri, withdrew his "decertification" motion for...
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