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South Jersey Woman Accused of Killing Boyfriend With Two Frying Pans

Authorities in New Jersey have announced the arrest of a 33-year-old Camden County woman on murder charges after her boyfriend succumbed to brain injuries sustained […]

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Center City Realtor Charged With Murdering Her Boyfriend in Fishtown

A 37-year-old Center City realtor has been charged with murdering her boyfriend in Fishtown earlier this week. Jeanette B. Wakefield, of the 1000 block of […]

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Cops Arrest Suspect in Grisly Montco Hammer Murder

Police in Montgomery County arrested a 34-year-old Norristown man on Monday after he reportedly bludgeoned a friend to death with a carpentry hammer following an […]

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Police Seek Haverford Murder Suspect

Police in Philadelphia and Delaware counties are searching for 24-year-old Derrick Rollins, whom they say killed 29-year-old John Le in Ardmore this past weekend. At […]

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Homicide Captain: Victim Was Killed in Fairmount Park

Police have made three arrests in the June 14th murder of 26-year-old Toy Charda Bryant of Chester, whose body was found handcuffed and stabbed in Fairmount […]

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Man Allegedly Shot Girlfriend With a Crossbow in Torresdale

A man allegedly shot his girlfriend in the chest with a crossbow Sunday night in Torresdale. The woman, who was identified as 42-year-old Pamela Nightlinger, […]

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Three Arrested in Fairmount Park Murder

Two arrests have been made in the murder of 26-year-old Chester native Toy Charda Bryant, whose body was discovered in Fairmount Park on June 14th. 

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Springtime for Philly: 6 Murders in 8 Hours

Like clockwork, Philadelphia’s first taste of springlike weather is usually accompanied by a sudden rise in staccato bursts of gunfire and the shrill cries of […]

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So Far, Philly Murder Rate Down in 2016

So far in 2016, Philadelphia’s murder rate is at its second-lowest number in the last 10 years.

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Arrests Made in Thanksgiving Day Homicide

Police have arrested two men they say are responsible for the Thanksgiving Day homicide of a 21-year-old man in Port Richmond. David Ramos, Jr., 18, […]

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Arrest Made in West Philly Homicide

Police say they’ve made an arrest in a West Philly homicide that occurred right before the New Year. Malcolm William, 39, surrendered to police on […]

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Arrest Made in Center City Bus Stop Slaying

A 52-year old Philadelphia man has been arrested in connection with the September stabbing homicide at a Center City bus stop. Reginald Bell is charged […]

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Killer of Off-Duty Officer Sentenced to Life in Prison

The man convicted of killing an off-duty Philadelphia Police officer in 2012 was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday after a dramatic hearing. Rafael Jones, […]

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Man Arrested in Stabbing Death of Transgender Woman London Chanel [UPDATED]

UPDATE [5/20/2015, 4:12 am]: New York Daily News has an update in the murder of transgender woman London Chanel, who was stabbed to death early […]

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Philly’s Murder Rate Is Low. So What?

Here’s the good news: Philly’s homicide rate stayed low in 2014 — “just” 248 murders, one more than the year before, but down from 391 […]