Steve Patterson joined CBS 3 and The CW Philly’s Eyewitness News team as a reporter in December, 2013.
Patterson came to Philadelphia from KSDK-TV in St. Louis, Missouri where he had been a reporter since 2011. He began his journalism career as a reporter for WZZM-TV in Grand Rapids, Michigan, before being promoted to Holland County Bureau Chief there. Patterson covered numerous long form investigative pieces for the station including one story that led to the license removal and arrest of one of the area’s most notorious slumlords.
A native of Farmington Hills, Michigan, Patterson is a 2008 graduate of Michigan State University where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism. He is also a member of the National Association of Black Journalists.
The Philadelphia Police department is working to attract more minorities and women.
For 13-year-old Sean Bartolucci, these 72 steps represent a year-and-a-half of struggle to persevere through a battle with cancer. And for him, standing above them Sunday means everything.
Officials say storms that tore through the region ripped the roof off an elementary school and severely damaged the building.
Authorities say the victim, Anita Cotton, died after being stabbed numerous times in her neck, back and arm on the 4200 block of North Broad Street.
By Steve Patterson PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — At South Carolina’s state capitol Friday, both the state and United States flag went to half staff, to honor the lives of nine people murdered on the grounds of […]
Philadelphia Police are asking parents to help enforce the city’s curfew.
He took to social media and that changed everything.
In Delaware and across the political world tributes continue to pour in for Beau Biden.
Before Johnson Cemetery Memorial Park was an honored hallowed ground for fallen African American troops, it was just Johnson Park.
Witnesses say they watched the driver accelerate with no sign of breaking or slowing down.
By Steve Patterson MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Pa., (CBS) — “I was just terrified. I thought I was going to be dead.” When 78-year-old Nahlin Duka felt the first impact she knew she and her daughter were […]
The six officers originally suspended for arresting Freddie Gray in Baltimore are now facing charges ranging from misconduct to murder.
His dream since six years old, like his father and two brothers before him: become an Eagle Scout.
Students on the team at Thomas Edison Charter are the first National Junior High Chess Champions in Delaware.
A Monday in mourning. Back to school for students grieving the loss of classmate and friend: 15-year-old Freshman Running Back Ryan Gillyard.