John McNesby

Philadelphia FOP President John McNesby
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Kristen Johanson
July 08, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The leader of Philadelphia’s police union is both condemning the racist and violent Facebook posts allegedly made by city police officers, saying they should be closely examined, and supporting the cops being investigated. "The bottom line is you can't be posting...
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
May 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia voters approved four ballot questions in Tuesday's primary: One making city charter language gender neutral, one creating a permanent Office of Immigrant Affairs, one calling on the state to raise the minimum wage and one to create public safety officers...
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Police and victims of violent crimes protest against Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner for what they are calling a miscarriage of justice.
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Justin Udo
April 23, 2019 - 9:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police and victims of violent crimes protest against Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner for what they are calling a miscarriage of justice. Krasner's decision not to appeal a ruling gives way for Mumia Abu-Jamal to get his case before the Pennsylvania...
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Dozens of friends, family and colleagues packed into St. Matthew Church in Northeast Philadelphia Wednesday night for a special Mass of healing for Philadelphia Police Officer Andy Chan.
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Justin Udo
January 16, 2019 - 10:23 pm
NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Dozens of friends, family and colleagues packed into St. Matthew Church in Northeast Philadelphia Wednesday night for a special Mass of healing for Philadelphia Police Officer Andy Chan . A few weeks ago, Chan was critically injured while on duty when his...
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The Philadelphia Fraternal Order of Police brought Christmas and Disney joy to children on Sunday for its second annual party, designed specifically for FOP members who are parenting children with special needs.
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Pat Toddy
December 09, 2018 - 6:44 pm
NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Fraternal Order of Police brought Christmas and Disney joy to children on Sunday for its second annual party, designed specifically for FOP members who are parenting children with special needs. Children and teenagers who are dealing with...
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Two Jewish Philadelphia police officers have filed a federal lawsuit against the police department alleging anti-Semitic behavior, including an incident of a drawing of a Star of David with the words "Hebrew Hammer" placed on the door of a patrol car.
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Mark Abrams
November 21, 2018 - 1:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Two Jewish Philadelphia police officers have filed a federal lawsuit against the police department alleging anti-Semitic and racist behavior in their Franklintown district. Officer Stacey Gonzalez, a 21-year veteran, and Officer Pavel Reznik, in the force for 12 years...
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Philadelphia's law enforcement community brought together 40 families of officers killed in the line of duty for their annual holiday survivors' breakfast on Wednesday.
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Mike DeNardo
November 21, 2018 - 12:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Thanksgiving can be a bittersweet holiday for those left behind after an officer is killed. Philadelphia's law enforcement community brought together 40 families of officers killed in the line of duty for their annual holiday survivors' breakfast on Wednesday. At FOP...
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Pat Loeb
September 20, 2018 - 2:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia City Council President Darrell Clarke introduced a bill on Thursday that would ask voters to establish a new category of public safety officers — more than crossing guards but not quite police officers. The police union is already opposing the idea. Even...
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Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner
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Steve Tawa
September 04, 2018 - 12:09 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia District Attorney's Office is now charging a former police officer in the shooting death of a man during a traffic stop last year. Ryan Pownall voluntarily turned himself in on Tuesday to face charges that include criminal homicide. He was arraigned...
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FOP Easter Brunch
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Kristen Johanson
March 29, 2018 - 11:14 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW NEWSRADIO) -- The families of fallen police officers in our area were invited together on Thursday for an annual FOP Survivors Easter Brunch. "It's not a matter whether you are a Philadelphia police officer, a Pennsylvania state trooper," said FOP President John McNesby, "when you...
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