Matt Weintraub

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Jim Melwert
June 27, 2019 - 5:37 pm
BUCKS COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A former teacher and soccer coach in Bucks County is charged with having inappropriate relationships with six students, and prosecutors say they think there could be more. Former Palisades High School teacher Christian Willman was arrested in May on charges of...
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A Bucks County gun-lock program named for a 2-year-old who died in 2016 while playing with his dad’s gun is being expanded to cover seniors.
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Jim Melwert
April 23, 2019 - 1:14 pm
BUCKS COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A gun-lock program aimed at keeping kids safe is expanding to protect another potentially vulnerable population. The Bucks County gun-lock program is called Ben’s Campaign. It’s named for 2-year-old Benjamin Smith. In 2016, he got a hold of his dad’s gun in...
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April 15, 2019 - 4:00 am
BUCKS COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- Bucks County has a new chief of detectives. Marty McDonough is the new chief of Bucks County detectives. He's been a cop since 1987 and a detective with Bucks County since 2000. At his swearing-in, Bucks County District Attorney Matt Weintraub told McDonough he...
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Screen capture from video showing Brian Riling being shot during a struggle at the New Hope police station.
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
April 12, 2019 - 2:05 pm
NEW HOPE, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The Bucks County district attorney's office has released finding of its investigation into a police officer who shot a man inside a holding cell in the New Hope police station last month. The shooting happened March 3 inside the New Hope police station. The incident...
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Jacob Sullivan
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
March 28, 2019 - 10:25 am
UPDATED: 12:13 p.m. DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Jacob Sullivan has been sentenced to death for the murder of 14-year-old Grace Packer. The jury deliberated for more than 11 hours over three days on the question of whether he should get life without parole or the death penalty. On Wednesday,...
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Jacob Sullivan
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
March 26, 2019 - 4:06 pm
UPDATED: 8 p.m. DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A jury in Bucks County will be back Wednesday morning to continue their deliberations, as they decide if the Horsham man who killed a 14-year-old in what prosecutors have called a "rape-murder" fantasy should be sentenced to life without parole or...
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Sara Packer
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
March 20, 2019 - 3:36 pm
ATTENTION: This story contains details about violence that some readers may find objectionable. UPDATED: 5 p.m. ___ DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The woman who conspired with her boyfriend to kill her 14-year-old adopted daughter testified on his behalf as his attorneys tried to keep him off...
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Shana Decree, 45, and her daughter Dominique Decree, 19, are charged with five counts of murder and conspiracy.
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Tim Jimenez
February 26, 2019 - 6:28 am
UPDATED: 3:39 p.m. MORRISVILLE, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A woman and her daughter are held without bail, charged with murdering five family members after the bodies were found in their Morrisville, Pa., apartment when the Bucks County Children and Youth Social Services Agency stopped by unannounced on...
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Bucks County Commissioner Diane Marseglia (left) and District Attorney Matt Weintraub (center) attend a Crisis Intervention Training course police graduation.
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
January 11, 2019 - 1:50 pm
BUCKS COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Another class of police officers in Bucks County has graduated from a course that teaches them how to recognize and deal with issues stemming from mental illness. Typically, Bucks County offers two Crisis Intervention Training courses each year, but Bucks County...
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Dreamstime
Molly Daly
June 28, 2018 - 4:54 pm
BUCKS COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Authorities in Bucks County say a suspect has been arrested in connection with a series of explosions in the northern part of the county since early April. The arrest comes following raids carried out Thursday morning at multiple locations by local and federal...
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