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Philadelphia Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw
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Mike DeNardo
June 16, 2020 - 4:50 pm
A Massachusetts man is behind bars on charges he sent racist and threatening emails to Philadelphia Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw. Read more here.
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Gov. Tom Wolf.
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AP News
May 13, 2020 - 12:11 pm
Authorities say a man angry with Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf's decision to close businesses during the coronavirus pandemic will face charges after he threatened the governor. Read more here.
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Brian Rafferty
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
April 29, 2020 - 2:52 pm
A Bucks County man is facing criminal charges after allegedly threatening Gov. Tom Wolf and his family out of frustration over unemployment benefits. Read more here.
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Temple University
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KYW Staff
October 25, 2019 - 8:30 am
Temple University's Lewis Katz School of Medicine is closed Friday because of what police believe was a credible threat. Officials say one person is in custody.
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Jury summons
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Pat Loeb
September 30, 2019 - 7:56 pm
Philadelphia court officials are apologizing for a blunder that resulted in hundreds of prospective jurors receiving a threatening postcard about ignoring a jury summons — even though they never received a summons in the first place. Read more here.
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Dayton shooting
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Tim Jimenez
August 23, 2019 - 11:29 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police around the country have arrested dozens of people for making mass shooting threats in the recent weeks, following the one August weekend of violence in which 31 people were killed in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio . In many of these cases, police say the...
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Gilroy shooting memorial
Noah Berger/AP
August 06, 2019 - 3:39 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The discovery of a "target list" containing religious institutions, courthouses and other sites compiled by the gunman in a mass shooting at a California food festival has prompted the FBI to open a domestic terrorism case. Shooter Santino William Legan , 19, fatally shot three...
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August 05, 2019 - 1:04 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A state report released Monday said bullying, self-harm and suicide were the most common concerns fielded during the first half-year of operation for a new threat reporting system that covers Pennsylvania schools. The 21-page report by the state attorney general's office said...
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The home of Connor Betts.
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August 05, 2019 - 12:23 pm
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — High school classmates of the gunman who killed nine people early Sunday in Dayton, Ohio, say he was suspended for compiling a "hit list" of those he wanted to kill and a "rape list" of girls he wanted to sexually assault. The accounts by two former classmates emerged after...
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Frank Wang
Haverford Township Police Department
Rachel Kurland
July 31, 2019 - 5:32 pm
MEDIA, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A 20-year-old Tredyffrin Township man has been arrested after he threatened to kill his family and "shoot up" Haverford College. On July 26, Haverford Township police were notified that Frank Wang, a former Haverford student, told another former student that he thought...
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