Delaware County

A family arrested for loitering outside their home fights back.
Justin Udo/KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
October 09, 2019 - 3:41 pm
Video of white police officers in Delaware County arresting a black family in front of their home for loitering is raising a lot of questions and concerns, and the family is now fighting back against Chester Township Police Department.
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Marple Newtown High School science teacher Elizabeth Landes, fourth from the left, poses with school board members.
Hadas Kuznits / KYW Newsradio
Hadas Kuznits
October 03, 2019 - 1:50 pm
A Delaware Country teacher received prestigious Milken Educator Award on Thursday morning during a surprise school-wide assembly.
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Colleges grads are sworn in to their roles with College Possible.
Mike Dougherty/KYW Newsradio
Mike Dougherty
September 11, 2019 - 5:40 pm
With 100 hours of training in the books, 22 recent college grads are now ready to pay it forward and help the next generation of students navigate the sometimes difficult admissions process.
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The Delaware County Fraternal Order of Police have collected supplies to send to the storm-ravaged Bahamas.
Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio
Jim Melwert
September 10, 2019 - 1:38 pm
The Delaware County Fraternal Order of Police spent the past week collecting supplies to be shipped to the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas. Read more.
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Bon Air Fire Company in Haverford Township.
KYW Newsradio
KYW Staff
September 04, 2019 - 5:22 pm
A volunteer fire company in Haverford Township was shut down Wednesday after they discovered one of its members was involved with an extremist group. Read more here.
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Hurricane relief supplies
Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
Hadas Kuznits
September 04, 2019 - 4:45 pm
Residents in Delaware County are lending a hand however they can to people who may be affected by Hurricane Dorian — including first responders. Police and others are collecting supplies for them ahead of the storm's arrival. Read more here.
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Folcroft Swim Club
Mark Abrams/KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
August 21, 2019 - 8:55 am
UPDATED: 11:50 a.m. FOLCROFT, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Police say a 13-year-old boy who couldn’t swim drowned in the deep end of the Folcroft Swim Club pool in Delaware County late Tuesday night after he and three other teenage friends broke in. Folcroft Police Chief William Bair says cops got a 911...
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John Ballas
Delaware County
July 12, 2019 - 3:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Any hopes of bail for the man who shot and killed a neighbor in Delaware County on Memorial Day Weekend, were dashed Friday, when a judge decided that man should stand trial on first-degree murder. The lawyer for John Ballas argued first-degree murder charges against...
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The scene of a manhole emergency.
Justin Udo/KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
July 11, 2019 - 1:54 pm
ALDAN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Two workers are dead after being found unresponsive in a Delaware County manhole. The men, who were in their early 20s, were conducting a dye test in a manhole at West Rively and South Sycamore avenues in Aldan, but had to be pulled out in an emergency rescue after they...
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Authorities say one person has been shot dead at the district courthouse.
Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio
Jim Melwert
June 28, 2019 - 12:03 pm
UPDATED: 3:45 p.m. LINWOOD, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A Delaware County man, who was suspected of being high on PCP, was shot and killed by police in the parking lot outside of his preliminary arraignment. Delaware County District Attorney Kat Copeland held press conference Friday on the shooting death...
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