Slot machine
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AP News
January 21, 2020 - 11:52 am
A former cocktail waitress at a Pennsylvania casino has been sentenced for her role in a $420,000 slot machine scam. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Police Department headquarters.
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Molly Daly
January 17, 2020 - 3:09 pm
A 46-year-old Philadelphia narcotics unit cop has pleaded guilty for taking an impounded luxury SUV for a spin last April. Read more here.
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Michael White walking out of court.
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Kristen Johanson
January 09, 2020 - 11:33 am
Michael White, the man acquitted in the high-profile case of the fatal stabbing of Sean Schellenger, was sentenced Thursday to two years of probation for his tampering-with-evidence conviction. Read more here.
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From left: Alfred Gregory Jr. and Darrin Collins
Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
January 06, 2020 - 5:35 pm
Two former guards at Montgomery County Correctional Facility were sentenced for their roles in the beating of a one-legged inmate on Valentine's Day 2017, which was caught on video. Read more here.
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Governor Phil Murphy announces a five-point Computer Science for ALL State Plan and FY20 Funding Opportunities at Bridgewater-Raritan High School
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David Madden
December 18, 2019 - 3:15 pm
New Jersey will soon adopt major criminal justice reform, including the restoration of voting rights to some 80,000 people on probation or parole. Read more here.
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Donald Trump
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Jim Melwert
December 16, 2019 - 6:51 pm
Two former Haverford College students will avoid prison time after trying to hack a federal financial aid website to get President Donald Trump’s tax returns. Read more here.
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Michael Evans
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Jim Melwert
December 04, 2019 - 3:37 pm
A former Pennsylvania State Police officer who served time for sexually assaulting women while on duty is headed back to prison on a parole violation, after he pleaded guilty to molesting a 15-year-old in Berks County. Read more here.
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Inmates walk through the exercise yard at California State Prison Sacramento, near Folsom, Calif., on Feb. 26, 2013.
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AP News
December 03, 2019 - 1:13 pm
Racial disparities have narrowed across the U.S. criminal justice system over 16 years, though black people are still significantly more likely to be behind bars than white people, new federal figures show. Read more here.
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Voting booths
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Andrew Kramer
November 25, 2019 - 5:11 pm
New Jerseyans who are on parole or probation would have their right to vote restored under a bill working through the Legislature. Read more here.
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Shamsuzzaman Mollah
Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office
Jim Melwert
October 31, 2019 - 3:39 pm
The death of a popular Bridgeport barber has remained a mystery since he was found dead in the trunk of his car a year-and-a-half ago. But now, the Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office has made an arrest in connection with his death. Read more here.
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