mental illness

Capital One
Jeff Chiu/AP, file
AP News
August 30, 2019 - 8:50 am
SEATTLE (AP) — A former Amazon software engineer arrested last month on charges she hacked into Capital One bank and more than 30 different companies has been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges she not only broke into the company's computer system, but also stole computing power for her...
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Capital One
Jeff Chiu/AP, file
AP News
August 23, 2019 - 7:19 am
SEATTLE (AP) — A woman accused of hacking Capital One and at least 30 other organizations is a flight risk, a threat and should be kept locked up until her trial, U.S. prosecutors said in court documents filed ahead of a Friday detention hearing in Seattle. Paige Thompson, a former Amazon software...
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KYW Newsradio
Flashpoint
August 17, 2019 - 9:13 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about mass shootings. The United States has seen an uptick in the number of mass killings involving guns, and recently President Donald Trump made statements...
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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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An inmate sits in the B wing for the mentally ill at the Sanislaus County Public Safety Center in Modesto, California, on Nov. 18, 2010.
Debbie Noda/Modesto Bee/MCT/Sipa USA
Pat Loeb
October 15, 2018 - 5:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania officials announced the launch of a technical assistance center Monday to help counties reduce the number people with mental illness who are incarcerated. About 20 percent of inmates nationally have a serious mental illness. Pennsylvania Department of...
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AP Photo/Steve Ruark
September 21, 2018 - 12:24 pm
ABERDEEN, Md. (AP) — Investigators have found evidence that the woman who killed three people and wounded others before killing herself at a Maryland drugstore warehouse was suffering from a mental illness, a law enforcement official said Friday. Harford County Sheriff Jeffrey Gahler told news...
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Wooden gavel in courtroom
Dreamstime
Mark Abrams
September 05, 2018 - 2:25 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Lawyers for a West Pottsgrove man serving life for the 1993 murder of a neighbor are presenting witnesses in Montgomery County court, seeking a reduced sentence because of a Supreme Court ruling that declares life sentences for juveniles "cruel and unusual"...
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Family members of victims of Sunday's mass shooting speak at a press conference Monday, Aug. 27, 2018, in Jacksonville, Fla.
AP Photo/John Raoux
August 28, 2018 - 9:49 am
By Russ Bynum, Associated Press JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A California man who played video games to earn money for college and a West Virginian whose e-sports winnings helped support his young family were slain at a Florida tournament where a gunman specifically targeted fellow gamers, authorities...
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