Mike Newall has been writing for The Inquirer since 2010. Originally from Brooklyn, N.Y, Newall graduated from The Catholic University of America. He has been writing about Philadelphia crime, courts, politics, and neighborhoods since 2003. He lives in Philadelphia with his wife and dog.
Investigators sought to piece together the most extensive shooting attack on Philadelphia police in decades, while the city, and its elected officials, continued to reckon with an event that stirred raw emotions about how citizens see and interact with officers and the scourge of gun violence.