Juveniles ages 12, 13, and 14 charged in beating death of homeless man in Camden. Five teens now face charges.

Bobby J. Hill Jr., 63, was found severly beaten in an alleyway shortly after midnight on June 25.

‘He did the right thing and they killed him for it’: Mom says son was shot in Center City for testifying

Khaleaf Sistrunk, who was gunned down near the Clothespin sculpture in Center City last week, had been shot at many times since testifying in a murder trial in 2019, his family said.

‘He did the right thing and they killed him for it’: Mom says son was shot in Center City for testifying

Khaleaf Sistrunk, who was gunned down near the Clothespin sculpture in Center City last week, had been shot at many times since testifying in a murder trial in 2019, his family said.

Teen to face trial for murder in stabbing deaths of his foster mother and a 20-year-old man

Xavier Johnson was 17 when police say he stabbed Renee Gilyard, 64, to death in her East Germantown home. Two weeks earlier, they say, he fatally stabbed 20-year-old Jimmy Mao.

Teen to face trial for murder in stabbing deaths of his foster mother and a 20-year-old man

Xavier Johnson was 17 when police say he stabbed Renee Gilyard, 64, to death in her East Germantown home. Two weeks earlier, they say, he fatally stabbed 20-year-old Jimmy Mao.

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma pleads guilty in criminal case

In a virtual hearing with a federal judge in Newark, New Jersey, the OxyContin maker admitted impeding the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration's efforts to combat the addiction crisis.

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma pleads guilty in criminal case

In a virtual hearing with a federal judge in Newark, New Jersey, the OxyContin maker admitted impeding the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration's efforts to combat the addiction crisis.
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West Chester man severely beat a 9-year-old, leaving her with near fatal injuries, DA says

Dimitrios Moscharis, 34, attacked his girlfriend's daughter while attempting to discipline her, according to police.

Former Chester County sheriff and her boyfriend charged with theft for improper K-9 unit comp time

Carolyn "Bunny" Welsh improperly allowed her employees to collect overtime for volunteer work, and let her boyfriend use donated money to pay some personal expenses, authorities said.

Federal prosecutors charge 15 alleged Philly mobsters with racketeering, drug dealing and extortion

The indictment, unsealed Monday, said the group had been active since 2015, stretching their influence from Philadelphia to the Jersey Shore.

‘Why my baby?’ asks the mother of a 12-year-old boy shot dead in Frankford

Lisa Clark, mother of Sadeek Clark-Harrison, says she has no idea who shot her son dead.

Infant twins starved, one to death, 3 charged, authorities say

The 17-year-old mother, whose name was not released; Sharode Snell, 22, the father; and Joy Wilson, 36, the guardian, were charged with manslaughter, aggravated assault, and child endangerment.

Man killed in a triple shooting in Southwest Philadelphia

Two other men were critically wounded in the shooting Sunday night on the 2500 block of South Alden Street.

12-year-old boy fatally shot through the door of his Philly home

The boy was answering a knock at the front door of the Frankford home where he lived with his grandmother and 10-year-old sister. A bullet then tore through the door into his head, police said.

Man arrested in fatal double shooting at Wheels of Soul motorcycle clubhouse in Camden

Jermaine Wilkes, 38, and Jamill Jenkins, 32, were killed on Sept. 20.

Man killed by Upper Darby police, authorities say

The shooting occurred after a chase of a suspect wanted on warrants in other states that started in a residential neighborhood in Upper Darby and ended up on a golf course, authorities said.

Former Philly charter school official charged with embezzlement

Darnell Smith, the former CFO of Khepera Charter School, misused hundreds of thousands of dollars while earning a six-figure salary, Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced Friday.

Police release videos of vehicles sought in two hit-and-runs in Northeast Philadelphia

Police released videos of two vehicles they are seeking in recent hit-and-runs in Northeast Philadelphia. One killed a 60-year-old grandmother; the other critically injured a bicyclist.

Philly Dept. of Revenue workers accused of taking bribes for erasing debts

Investigators say the three accepted money in exchange for erasing debts owed to the city.

Pa. husband and wife plead guilty to helping relatives who joined ISIS

Shahidul Gaffar, 40, and Nabila Khan, 35, pleaded guilty to conspiring to provide material support to the terrorist organization.

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