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Tim Jimenez
June 19, 2018 - 7:36 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Glocuester County Prosecutor's Office has released the 911 recordings of the fatal June 9 police shooting of a shoplifter at the Deptford Crossing Shopping Center parking lot last weekend, and they have identified the officer who pulled the trigger. A Marshalls...
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Dreamstime
Cherri Gregg
June 13, 2018 - 3:00 pm
GLOUCESTER COUNTY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The Gloucester County NAACP announced it will investigate the police-involved shooting at a Deptford strip mall that left a shoplifting suspect dead. The facts of the weekend shooting still raises concerns. "How did it get from a petty theft to a killing?"...
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Police officer ready to make arrest
May 11, 2018 - 12:21 pm
By Faith Karimi and Jamiel Lynch, CNN (CNN) -- Anthony Wall's night started at the prom with his sister, followed by a stop at a Waffle House in Warsaw, North Carolina. While at the restaurant, he got into a heated argument with employees, who called police. It's unclear what happened moments...
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Golf ball on lip of cup
April 24, 2018 - 8:58 am
YORK, Pa. (AP) — A golf club in Pennsylvania has apologized for calling police on a group of black women after the co-owner and his father said they were playing too slowly and refused requests to leave the course. "I felt we were discriminated against," one of the women, Myneca Ojo, told the York...
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Cherri Gregg
April 19, 2018 - 4:17 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Starbucks will close 8,000 locations nationwide to conduct implicit bias training. They'll engage experts from the NAACP and Anti-Defamation League, and they are consulting big names — like former Attorney General Eric Holder. "We all have some level of bias within us...
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