violence

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Kristen Johanson
February 28, 2020 - 5:24 pm
Police in Southwest Philadelphia are hosting a domestic violence resource event Saturday in public places across the neighborhood, hoping to give potential victims a way out. Read more here.
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Joel Saint-Fort and Charles Davis
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
February 21, 2020 - 12:24 pm
A man and a teenager have been charged with the murder of a young woman, who was shot and killed earlier this week in front of a North Philadelphia Catholic school. Read more here.
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Police at in North Philadelphia after a shooting.
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Kristen Johanson
February 20, 2020 - 5:30 pm
A 19-year-old girl is dead after Wednesday’s shooting outside a North Philadelphia Catholic school, but police believe they may already have the suspects. Read more here.
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Arnett Woodall of West Phillie Produce
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Cherri Gregg
February 18, 2020 - 5:00 am
Arnett Woodall is changing the game by transforming his neighborhood. Read more about this KYW Newsradio Gamechanger here.
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The assistant manager of a South Philadelphia dollar store has posted a note on the door saying kids need to be accompanied by a parent or someone over 18.
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Kristen Johanson
February 17, 2020 - 4:55 pm
Philadelphia police have been beefing up patrols in and around Center City after a recent spike in retail thefts — much of which, they say, are being committed by teenagers. But one police commander came up with a new way to reduce crime while also giving the teens a safe space after school. Read...
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Sister Helen Cole
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Cherri Gregg
February 12, 2020 - 4:00 am
Sister Helen Cole is changing the game by offering hope for her community in Camden. Read more about this KYW Newsradio Gamechanger here.
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People gather for a rally against crime in South Philadelphia.
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Andrew Kramer
February 10, 2020 - 9:32 pm
There's concern in South Philadelphia right now after a recent uptick in crime, pushing the community to come together Monday night for a "Stand up South Philly" rally with the hopes of finding a solution. Read more here.
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South Philly residents at a Town Watch organization meeting Tuesday evening at Donatucci Library
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Justin Udo
February 04, 2020 - 9:50 pm
Violent crimes in South Philadelphia are putting a lot of neighbors on edge, but neighbors are working to take action and stand up against them. Read more here.
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U.S. Attorney Bill McSwain
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Jim Melwert
January 22, 2020 - 3:28 pm
New federal charges have been filed against alleged members of a violent sex and drug trafficking gang in Berks County, which U.S. Attorney Bill McSwain described as “shocking” and “depraved.” Read more here.
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Camden County Police
KYW Newsradio
David Madden
January 03, 2020 - 4:00 am
2019 statistics are in. Violent crime in Camden is down again, although not on every front. Read more here.
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