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Erin Schweikert
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
January 17, 2020 - 3:25 pm
Officials say the body found inside a plastic tub in a South Philadelphia basement Thursday night belongs to an 18-year-old woman, who had been missing since October. Read more here.
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Chief Inspector Carl Holmes
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
January 16, 2020 - 7:36 pm
A judge has recused herself from presiding over the preliminary hearing for Carl Holmes, the former police chief inspector accused of sexual assault. Read more here.
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Germantown house of Renee Gilllard, who was found stabbed in her tub
Mike Dougherty/KYW Newsradio
Kristen Johanson
January 15, 2020 - 12:45 pm
Philadelphia authorities say there is a connection between the woman found stabbed to death in her bathtub in Germantown and two missing young men. The woman’s foster son may be the link. Read more here.
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East Germantown shooting
Shara Dae Howard/KYW Newsradio
KYW Staff
January 13, 2020 - 8:17 am
A toddler is recovering after he was shot in East Germantown while in his uncle’s arms. Police believe the shooter targeted the child’s uncle. Read more here.
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Guns collected at Taylor Memorial Baptist Church as part of a giveback event.
Courtesy of G. Lamar Stewart
Cherri Gregg
January 10, 2020 - 1:53 pm
Community leaders will continue the citywide gun giveback effort this year. This weekend, there are two Philadelphia locations where people can turn in firearms, no questions asked.
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Police are on the scene of a barricade shooting situation.
Kristen Johanson/KYW Newsradio
Kristen Johanson
January 09, 2020 - 2:28 pm
Police are on the scene of a shooting in Frankford. Read more here.
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Frank Nucera
David Madden/KYW Newsradio
David Madden
January 08, 2020 - 1:56 pm
The attorney for a former Burlington County police chief is asking that a guilty verdict against his client be thrown out, contending there were problems with the jury that convicted him of lying to federal investigators. Read more here.
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Danielle Outlaw
Kristen Johanson/KYW Newsradio
Kristen Johanson
December 31, 2019 - 2:03 pm
After being officially tapped by the mayor on Monday, Danielle Outlaw, the city’s new police commissioner, has already hinted at how she wants to reshape the Philadelphia Police Department. Read more here.
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Kim Glovas
December 30, 2019 - 1:30 pm
Two separate car crashes left two people dead on Sunday, and police are asking for the public’s help in tracking down one driver who fled the scene. Read more here.
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Danielle Outlaw
Kristen Johanson/KYW Newsradio
KYW Staff
December 30, 2019 - 12:21 pm
Mayor Jim Kenney has appointed Danielle Outlaw as Philadelphia’s new police commissioner. Read the latest here.
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