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 […]

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Prosecutor: Video Shows Man “Sexually Abusing” Stepdaughter’s Corpse

A Northampton County man already accused of killing his stepdaughter made a video of himself “sexually abusing” the woman’s corpse, prosecutors now say.

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Do You Have Information About Kyra Kruz?

The murder victim in Philadelphia’s Frankford section last week has been identified as Kyra Kruz, someone well-known in the LGBT community. The Philadelphia Police Department would like to hear from anyone who may have information leading up to her death.

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Gays Blamed for Colorado Shooting

American Family Association blames the Colorado shooting on gay people and the left wing during a radio show.

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Vigil Planned for Shooting Victims

Organizers of the Philly Dyke March are planning a candlelight vigil on Friday, June 19, to bring attention to violence against the LGBT community and to pay tribute to Mollie Judith Olgin, 19, and Christine Chapa, 18, who were gunned down in Portland, Texas.

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Transphobia and Violence

After a transgender women was brutally stabbed last week in our nation’s capital, it was announced just a day later that she died as the […]