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Second Suspect Arrested, Charged in Rittenhouse Shooting

Philadelphia police have arrested and charged a second suspect in connection with the Rittenhouse shooting that occurred in late October, in which 17-year-old Mehdi Fraiji allegedly […]

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State Legislators Approve Bill Limiting Police Transparency in Pennsylvania

Last week, we told you about three controversial bills being fast-tracked through the Pennsylvania legislature. One of them, a bill that would limit police transparency, is […]

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Teen Suspect in Rittenhouse Shooting Turns Himself In

The 17-year-old boy suspected of shooting a cyclist in Rittenhouse Square last week turned himself in to police early Saturday.

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Police Seek Teenager in Rittenhouse Shooting, Attempted Robbery

Police have issued an arrest warrant for a teenager they say shot a man five times in Rittenhouse Square on Tuesday night when the man tried […]

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Police Seek Suspects in Rittenhouse Square Shooting

@6abc @NBCPhiladelphia @FOX29philly moments after the "gunshots" in Rittenhouse Square (from Rouge). pic.twitter.com/g4uBX42at0 — Greg Berry (@gregmberry) October 19, 2016 A 39-year-old man was reportedly […]

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76ers, FBI Increase Reward Money to $76K for Shooter of Camden Girl

The reward money for information leading to the arrest and conviction of whoever shot and killed an 8-year-old girl in Camden last week has now risen […]

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LGBTQ&A: Louie A. Ortiz-Fonseca

Louie A. Ortiz-Fonseca is an afro-Latinx activist and creator of The Gran Varones storytelling project. We got to chat with him about founding the project, […]

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Ben Franklin Bridge Will Glow Blue to Honor Police Killed in Dallas

Ben Franklin Bridge Blue @PhillyPolice @PPDSteveClark @PPDJoeSullivan @PPDEricGripp @PPDJohnStanford #PrayforDallas pic.twitter.com/PSryI88wUM — Edward M. Fidler (@PPDCrimeScene) July 14, 2016 The Ben Franklin Bridge will glow […]

Cherry Hill Mall T-Shirt Controversy
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Man Temporarily Asked to Stop Selling Anti-Police Brutality Shirts at Cherry Hill Mall

A man selling anti-police brutality T-shirts at the Cherry Hill Mall was temporarily asked by mall representatives Tuesday to refrain from selling the shirts. Amir Miller sold […]

Blue Lives Matter Bill
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A Pennsylvania Representative Just Introduced a “Blue Lives Matter” Bill

Pennsylvania Representative Frank Burns, a Cambria County Democrat, has introduced a “Blue Lives Matter” bill that would prompt crimes committed against law enforcement and corrections officers to […]

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LOCAL NEWS: Jim Kenney, Other Celebs to Guest-Bartend at Philly4Pulse Event

Philadelphia’s Gayborhood unites with public figures to support the victims of the Orlando Pulse shootings. Since June 14th, owners and representatives from the Gayborhood’s most […]

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In Philly, Clinton Decries “Senseless” Killings in Dallas, Louisiana, Minnesota

Hillary Clinton stood before a crowd gathered to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the African Methodist Episcopal Church on Friday evening and addressed a week of stunning violence […]

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After Dallas, Kenney Asks Philadelphians to “Be Willing to Hear One Another”

Mayor Jim Kenney released a statement Friday asking the citizens of Philadelphia to “listen and be willing to hear one another” after a violent and tense week in which […]

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Philly Police Will Travel in Pairs Following Dallas Shooting

Philly Police Commissioner Ross says his self will again go back to 2 officers in all cars after Dallas @FOX29philly pic.twitter.com/UnTM4f9wKR — Steve Keeley (@KeeleyFox29) […]

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What We Know About the Dallas Police Shootings

Questions still outnumber iron-clad answers the morning after a group of snipers unleashed a devastating surprise assault on Dallas police officers, killing at least five and wounding seven […]