self-defense

Michael White
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
October 11, 2019 - 4:21 pm
The prosecution has rested its case against Michael White, the man accused of fatally stabbing another near Rittenhouse Square more than a year ago. Read the latest here.
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broken window
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Kristen Johanson
September 23, 2019 - 12:18 pm
Authorities say an attempted home invasion in Tacony ended with one suspect being fatally shot and another wounded. Read more here.
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Holli Stephens/KYW Newsradio
AP News
September 05, 2019 - 12:56 pm
A New Jersey woman accused of stabbing her identical twin to death during a drunken street fight has pleaded guilty to manslaughter charges. Read more here.
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Gun safety defense demonstration
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AP News
August 22, 2019 - 7:45 am
NEW YORK (AP) — At a four-hour meeting last month, Michelle Abdow's staffers got to experience some of the sights, sounds and even smells they could encounter if someone invaded their office and began shooting. Security experts and local law enforcement officers gave Abdow's 23 staffers active...
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Minnesota fraternity adviser suspended after email criticizes rape accusers
Anthony Souffle/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS/Sipa USA
Suzanne Monaghan
August 23, 2018 - 9:54 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Heading off to college is an exciting time, marking a turning point in life. But it's also a dangerous time. The majority of campus sexual assaults occur between the start of the school year and Thanksgiving break, a six-week period of time known as the "red zone."...
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Self-defense techniques
Emily Harris (Delaware County DA’s office)
David Madden
August 15, 2018 - 1:31 pm
MEDIA, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Some 70 suburban teachers are taking part in a two-day safety workshop organized by the Delaware County District Attorney. This is very much a hands-on experience that DA Kat Copeland says the teachers have been asking for — "how to literally defend themselves in the...
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