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Burlington City Police Add Options For Tipsters

They can now accept text messages, photos and even videos from tipsters.


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Charges Dropped Against Man Pulled Off Bus And Tased In Montco

The DA’s office wouldn’t get into specifics on why they dropped charges but they say it didn’t have anything to do with possible excessive force.


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Jewelry Heist Caught On Camera In N.J., Thousands In Jewelry Stolen From Smashed Display Cases

Once inside the Quakerbridge Road store, the thieves smashed several display cases and stole several thousand dollars worth of jewelry.


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DA Releases Info From Chester County Courthouse Shooting Investigation

The Chester County District Attorney’s office has determined the shooting of a man in the lobby of the Justice Center on Tuesday was justified.


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Man Sentenced For Trying To Lure Child At Library

Allan was arrested when he returned to the library, where he thought he would meet the girl.


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Former Children’s Camp Worker Charged With Abusing Child

Authorities say a former maintenance worker at a children’s camp in suburban Philadelphia has been arrested and charged with sexually abusing a young girl six years ago.


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3 Wounded, Including 10-Year-Old, In West Philly Shooting

Three people are hospitalized following a shooting in West Philadelphia.


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Chester County Sheriff Praises Deputy’s Quick Actions During Courthouse Attack

Welsh told Chris Stigall on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT that the fast actions of the deputy kept this situation from a tragic escalation of even more violence.


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Cops: Burglary Suspects Use Ladder To Enter Home In Philadelphia

Once inside, police say the suspects stole jewelry, sunglasses and a safe that contained a handgun.


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NJ Skating Center Owner Accused Sexual Assault, Showing Pornography To Minor

Authorities say the owner of a skating center in South Jersey has been charged with criminal sexual contact with a child under 13 and other related offenses.



UPDATE: Missing Mushroom Statue In Chester County Returned

Kennett Square Police say an area resident came up to the police station with the fungi in hand.


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AG Kane Scheduled To Go Before District Judge Today

A preliminary hearing is scheduled today for embattled Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane.


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Police: Woman Found Intruder Taking A Shower, Doing Laundry

Pennsylvania State Police say a woman found an intruder taking a shower and doing his laundry at her home when she woke up.


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Philly Program Teaches Crime Fighting While Walking The Dog

The National Association of Town Watch runs it with the help of local law enforcement agencies.


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Police: Suspect In Custody After Delco Shooting

Police say a 22-year-old woman was taken to the hospital in an unknown condition.


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Surveillance video captures people illegally dumping furniture, mattresses, and unwanted pets in Camden.  Police were asking for the public's assistance in identifying the perpetrators.

Caught on Video: Illegal Dumping in Camden, NJ

Surveillance video captures people illegally dumping furniture, mattresses, and unwanted pets in Camden. Police were asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the perpetrators.

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