Turning a New Corner

G. Lamar Stewart
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Cherri Gregg
February 18, 2019 - 6:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Gregory Lamar Stewart is changing the game by shifting the community's perception of police. "As an African-American man, I understand the perception," noted Stewart, who works as the divisional community relations officer for the Philadelphia Police Department. "...
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Police in Southwest Philadelphia and a few partners started off the first weekend of the new year with, what they hope, is a creative solution to a big problem.
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Antionette Lee
January 06, 2019 - 2:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A recent report from the Philadelphia Health Department says that the opioid crisis and gun violence are slashing life expectancy in Philadelphia. Police in Southwest Philadelphia and a few partners started off the first weekend of the new year with, what they hope,...
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Philadelphia Police Department officials announce the start of the initiative Turning a New Corner.
Justin Udo | KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
September 06, 2018 - 5:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police hit the streets Thursday in an effort to get people in their communities off the block and into a new job. Turning a New Corner is an initiative by the Philadelphia Police Department to link employers with potential employees, right on the street...
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