Johnny Bobbitt, Kate McClure and Mark D’Amico
Burlington County Prosecutor’s Office
Mike DeNardo
December 03, 2018 - 1:54 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The homeless vet charged in the viral GoFundMe case is heading to Burlington County to face fraud charges, after a Philadelphia judge's decision Monday. Common Pleas Judge Wendy Pew ordered a new one-year probation for Johnny Bobbitt on his Philly drug cases, which...
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Mark Abrams
November 28, 2018 - 7:18 pm
CAMDEN, N.J.(KYW Newsradio) — Federal prosecutors say 19 people have been charged as members of a drug ring that put cocaine, heroin and fentanyl onto the streets of Camden over a two-year period. The FBI, working with federal marshals, state and local police, says the sophisticated ring that...
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November 21, 2018 - 1:29 pm
(CNN) -- A 19-year-old died after inhaling deodorant spray to get high, according to a new case report, and doctors who treated the man in the Netherlands are using the case to highlight the fatal consequences of inhaling chemicals. Such cases are "very rare," according to Dr. Kelvin Harvey Kramp...
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Camden County Police
KYW Newsradio
David Madden
August 02, 2018 - 9:27 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey law enforcement officials teamed up with U.S. Marshals for a week in mid-July to target violent crime in four cities with significant gang problems. Dubbed Operation "Summer In The City," officials aimed at addressing gang-related activity in Camden,...
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In this May 10, 2012, file photo, a doctor holds Truvada pills at her office in San Francisco.
AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File
July 24, 2018 - 7:15 am
By Marilynn Marchione, AP Chief Medical Writer New research shows more promise for using AIDS treatment drugs as a prevention tool, to help keep uninfected people from catching HIV during sex with a partner who has the virus. There were no infections among gay men who used a two-drug combo pill...
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Nearly 20 years ago, about nearly half of high school students said they drank at least one glass of milk a day. But now it’s down to less than a third, according to a survey released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
AP Photo/Rob Carr
June 14, 2018 - 3:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Fewer U.S. teens are smoking, having sex and doing drugs these days. Oh, and they're drinking less milk, too. Less than one-third of high school students drink a glass of milk a day, according to a large government survey released Thursday. About two decades ago, it was nearly half...
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House to vote on 'right-to-try' bill
May 23, 2018 - 10:18 am
By Michael Nedelman and Jacqueline Howard, CNN (CNN) -- With a House of Representatives vote Tuesday, Congress passed legislation that could give terminally ill patients a way to independently seek drugs that are still experimental and not fully approved by the US Food and Drug Administration. The...
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Police Tape Generic
Dan Wing
May 08, 2018 - 7:29 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- One person is dead and two others hospitalized after a shooting in the city's Frankford section late Monday night. Police say officers found two victims of a shooting near the intersection of Griscom and Arrott streets around 11:30 p.m., and that a third injured man...
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Drug Enforcment Adminstration
May 02, 2018 - 8:03 am
By Susan Scutti, CNN (CNN) -- MDMA -- the active ingredient in the banned street drug ecstasy -- is safe and enhances the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder when administered during psychotherapy, according to a new clinical trial. More research is needed to fully assess the drug, caution...
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Jim Melwert
May 01, 2018 - 12:27 pm
CHESTER COUNTY (KYW Newsradio) -- Chester County’s district attorney says three recent arrests are a reminder that drug-dealing comes with violence. Tom Hogan says there’s a common thread to three recent homicide charges for separate killings in Phoenixville, North Coventry, and the Coatesville...
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