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Movie screening.
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Jim Melwert
January 18, 2020 - 4:00 am
Bucks County is marking Martin Luther King Jr. Day with a special screening Sunday of a film that looks at police-community relations. Read more here.
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Philadelphia police
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KYW Staff
November 07, 2019 - 5:19 pm
There is a heavy police presence outside a home in Doylestown borough in Bucks County Thursday evening, where authorities say there is a report of shots fired from the home. Read more here.
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40-year-old Miles Jones is facing criminal homicide and other charges after fatally shooting two men who tried to stop an argument between him and his girlfriend while camping, according to police.
Bucks Country District Attorney's Office
Charlotte Reese
October 20, 2019 - 1:19 pm
A Philadelphia man is behind bars for shooting two men early Saturday morning at a campground in upper Bucks County. Read more here.
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Daisey, the "comfort dog"
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Jim Melwert
September 08, 2019 - 4:00 am
Bucks County has a new helper in the courthouse to bring comfort to victims of crimes.
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Francis Trauger
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
September 03, 2019 - 3:49 pm
Former priest Francis Trauger has been charged in Bucks County for allegedly molesting two altar boys — one in the mid-'90s, another in the early 2000s — at Saint Michael the Archangel Church. The boys, who were each about 12 at the time, said it happened while the priest was helping them get their...
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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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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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