retrial

Eric Torres
Philadelphia Police Department; inset: KYW Newsradio, file
Kristen Johanson
October 31, 2019 - 12:58 pm
Once again, another mistrial has been declared in the case against a man accused of shooting a Philly cop six years ago, this time because jurors were talking about the case. Read more here.
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Eric Torres
Philadelphia Police Department; inset: KYW Newsradio, file
Kristen Johanson
October 30, 2019 - 4:30 am
For a third time, city prosecutors will try their case against Eric Torres, who they say shot a Philly police officer after a car stop-and-chase six years ago. Read more here.
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From left: Edwin Negron, Darin Collins, Alfred Gregory, Anthony Saxby and Randall Sims
Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
October 15, 2019 - 4:46 pm
The retrial of five former Montgomery County jail guards, who are accused of beating two inmates, is underway. Read more here.
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Camden County police
Courier-Post, file
Andrew Kramer
September 13, 2019 - 12:11 pm
A federal jury that was deciding whether a Camden cop used excessive force when he punched a gun suspect 12 times in the head will now resume Monday.
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In 2015, then 33-year-old Eric Torres was sentenced to 66 to 132 years in prison in connection to a shooting that left Philadelphia Police Officer Edward Davies in a medically induced coma and nerve damage.
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
September 12, 2019 - 2:40 pm
A mistrial has been declared in the second trial of a man accused of shooting a Philadelphia police officer six years ago. Read the shocking details here.
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In 2015, then 33-year-old Eric Torres was sentenced to 66 to 132 years in prison in connection to a shooting that left Philadelphia Police Officer Edward Davies in a medically induced coma and nerve damage.
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
September 12, 2019 - 11:52 am
The second trial against a man accused of shooting a Philadelphia police officer six years ago is underway, after a high court vacated his conviction in 2017. Defense attorneys call the incident a "tragic accident." Read more here.
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In 2015, then 33-year-old Eric Torres was sentenced to 66 to 132 years in prison in connection to a shooting that left Philadelphia Police Officer Edward Davies in a medically induced coma and nerve damage.
Philadelphia Police Department
Paul Kurtz
September 10, 2019 - 8:40 pm
Philly cops will be paying close attention to the retrial of Eric Torres this week. Torres was originally convicted of shooting a police officer during a traffic stop and scuffle in Feltonville six years ago. Read more here.
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Holli Stephens/KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
September 10, 2019 - 6:31 pm
The jury was deadlocked in June, so 26-year-old Nicholas Romantino — the suspended Camden police officer in question — is back in federal court. He's facing charges of excessively punching a man before restraining him outside a South Camden liquor store last February. Read more here.
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Camden County police
Courier-Post, file
David Madden
June 19, 2019 - 12:15 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A suspended Camden police officer will now face a second trial in federal court on charges that he used excessive force to take down a suspect a year-and-a-half ago. Assistant U.S. Attorney Jason Richardson told Judge Robert Kugler they would re-try Officer Nicholas...
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Dreamstime
David Madden
August 21, 2018 - 5:42 pm
WOODBURY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A former Deptford cop tried twice for the 2013 death of a friend has been convicted for reckless manslaughter. James Stuart, 34, had been found guilty of murder for the death of David Compton, but an appeals court ordered a retrial on a technicality. Stuart's...
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