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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One week after the shootout in Nicetown-Tioga, neighbors are still trying to find some normalcy to their lives.
Paul Kurtz/KYW Newsradio
Paul Kurtz
August 21, 2019 - 4:40 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — One week after the shootout in Nicetown-Tioga, neighbors are still trying to find some normalcy to their lives. Anthony Fields was sitting on the porch greeting his neighbors on what appeared to be a quiet, normal weekday morning. But beneath the surface, there is a...
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From left: Lyandra Retacco, supervisor of the charging unit; D.A. Larry Krasner; Anthony Voci, supervisor of the homicide unit
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Kristen Johanson
August 19, 2019 - 12:20 pm
UPDATED: 1:21 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — District Attorney Larry Krasner on Monday morning announced dozens of charges against Maurice Hill, the man accused of shooting six police officers last week in Nicetown. The press conference was the shortest of Krasner's term. Krasner said police...
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Kristen Johanson
August 16, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It took Philadelphia police five hours to pull out two officers stuck inside the home where the alleged gunman Maurice Hill was firing at police. The police commissioner detailed the harrowing escape at a press conference Thursday. "When you know you have two police...
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Andrew Kramer/KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
August 15, 2019 - 6:08 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Less than 24 hours after six officers were shot in Tioga-Nicetown, police responded to another shooting in North Philadelphia in Ogontz. Five people were shot on Conlyn Street near 15th, down the street from Einstein Medical Center where the victims were taken to and...
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City, state and federal officials speak from Philadelphia City Hall about the shooting incident on Wednesday.
Kristen Johanson/KYW Newsradio
August 15, 2019 - 7:24 am
UPDATED: 7:15 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In a press conference from the mayor's reception room at City Hall, city, state and federal officials including Gov. Tom Wolf, Mayor Jim Kenney, Police Commissioner Richard Ross, District Attorney Larry Krasner, and U.S. Sen. Bob Casey spoke about...
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Justin Udo/KYW Newsradio
August 14, 2019 - 4:52 pm
UPDATED 1:30 a.m. Get the latest here . ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After nearly eight hours, the suspect who was in a standoff with Philadelphia police is now in custody, authorities said. The standoff began around 4:30 p.m. at a house near 15th Street and Erie Avenue. Sources say the...
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Philadelphia Police are investigating a shooting at the Four Points by Sheraton on Roosevelt Boulevard in Northeast Philadelphia.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
August 13, 2019 - 6:38 am
UPDATED: 12:55 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police are investigating a shooting inside a Northeast Philadelphia hotel that left a man wounded. It happened at the Four Points by Sheraton on Roosevelt Boulevard close to Grant Avenue. It's a very busy area, with restaurants and shopping centers...
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Subway shooting
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Kristen Johanson
August 12, 2019 - 3:50 pm
UPDATED: 6:30 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia and SEPTA police are searching for a suspect who they say shot a young father on the platform of the Market-Frankford Line Monday afternoon. Police cars swarmed around City Hall just before 3:30 p.m., responding to a report of a 19-...
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