Special Victims Unit

Dreamstime
Justin Udo
January 23, 2019 - 8:17 pm
GLOUCESTER COUNTY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Law enforcement in New Jersey introduce a new component to help them to better serve victims of sexual assault and domestic violence. Gloucester County Prosecutor Charles Fiore says their new Special Victims Unit is a result of more than two years of work...
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Luring Suspect
Philadelphia Police Department
Andrew Kramer
January 11, 2019 - 7:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Police are hoping the public can help them identify a man they say tried to sign two students out of a Northwest Philadelphia elementary school. The parents of the students say they've never seen the man before. The incident happened on Tuesday at Mastery Charter...
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Police departments in Canada are adopting what has come to be known as the Philadelphia Model as a way to handle open rape cases.
Dreamstime
Kristen Johanson
December 23, 2018 - 4:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police departments in Canada are adopting what has come to be known as "the Philadelphia Model" as a way to handle open rape cases based on what was started in Philadelphia two decades ago. A few days every year, the Women's Law Project, Women Organized Against Rape...
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