Pennsylvania State Police

Atlas, a husky-Rottweiler mix, survived being shot early Sunday morning, but authorities are investigating who would do such a thing.
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Jim Melwert
November 26, 2018 - 4:01 pm
WORCESTER, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Police in Montgomery County are investigating an incident in which a dog was shot early Sunday morning on a walking trail near several homes in Worcester Township. The husky-Rottweiler mix survived, but its owners wonder who would do such a thing. Andy McIlhenny...
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Map shows area of ongoing investigation into a series of explosions in Upper Bucks County.
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Tim Jimenez
October 17, 2018 - 8:22 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A warning for residents in the Quakertown area from authorities in Bucks County: Several devices, allegedly planted by a couple behind a series of explosions earlier this year, may still be out there. Bucks County District Attorney Matt Weintraub, in an alert sent out...
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White Ford Edge
Pennsylvania State Police
Tim McLaughlin
October 05, 2018 - 8:44 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania State Police have identified the type of vehicle they say was involved in a deadly hit-and-run in Delaware County on Wednesday night. Investigators believe it was a 2007-2011 white Ford Edge SEL or Limited that struck and killed a woman who was walking on...
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October 03, 2018 - 8:21 am
By MARK SCOLFORO, Associated Press Penn State said Tuesday that it has stopped using helicopters to make announcements outside the football stadium after a state police chopper flew so low over an unruly tailgating crowd that it sent tents and other items flying. A university police spokeswoman...
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Tony Romeo
October 02, 2018 - 5:33 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A spokesman for Gov. Tom Wolf said he is expected to sign a bill approved by the legislature that would allow the City of Philadelphia to install cameras to catch and fine speeders on Roosevelt Boulevard. The bill would also allow speed cameras to be deployed in...
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State police stand guard near Stoystown, Pennsylvania, 400 yards from the crash site of the fourth plane hijacked on Tuesday, September 11, 2001.
MCT
Tony Romeo
September 18, 2018 - 11:54 am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — In response to concerns about safety, state police plan to step up their presence in and around Pennsylvania schools. State police spokesman Ryan Tarkowski says don’t be alarmed if you child comes home someday and says a state trooper was eating lunch in the school...
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Dreamstime
August 10, 2018 - 5:49 pm
BENSALEM, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- One man is in custody in Bucks County after allegedly pointing a handgun at a Pennsylvania state trooper. It happened around 1:30 p.m. Friday along Street Road near Kingston Way in Bensalem. The Bucks County District Attorney's Office said police pulled over a...
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Mike DeNardo
July 12, 2018 - 11:25 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania state police are looking for two people who ran from the scene of a fatal crash that closed the Pennsylvania Turnpike for seven hours Thursday morning. Troopers say a westbound Hyundai Sonata with three people inside crashed and overturned in the left...
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Jim Melwert
July 11, 2018 - 6:21 pm
BERKS COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — While Pennsylvania State Police were searching for two men accused of plotting marijuana plants on Pennsylvania State Game Lands, one of the suspects was run over by a bulldozer and died. A Pennsylvania Game Commission worker was using a bulldozer Monday morning...
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Bottle rockets
Jim Melwert
June 29, 2018 - 1:15 pm
COLLEGEVILLE BOROUGH, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — With the Fourth of July right around the corner, fireworks stands are popping up all over. But while small fireworks are now legal in Pennsylvania, that doesn’t necessarily mean they’re legal to set off in your town. Pennsylvania changed the law last fall...
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