Convicted Killer Who Disrupted Previous Sentencing By Grabbing For Deputy's Gun Gets Life in PrisonOfficials note that today's proceeding was far calmer than the previous one, during which the defendant had to be subdued by court deputies and police officers.
Preliminary Hearing Rescheduled For Pair Accused of Killing Philadelphia Police OfficerProsecutors say the preliminary hearing for the defendants, charged with the March 5th murder of officer Robert Wilson III, will take at least several hours as prosecutors present video evidence, eyewitnesses, ballistics, crime scene, and autopsy results.
North Phila. Daycare Operator Gets Time Served in Manslaughter Case, Now Heading to Prison For FraudTianna Edwards, 32, pleaded guilty in federal court to stealing over $1 million in government funds. She also pleaded guilty in state court in the 2012 death of a seven-year-old boy.
Philadelphia Jury Weighs 2013 'Killed-For-His-Headphones' Murder CaseArkel Garcia is accused of killing 21-year-old Christian Massey to get his "Beats by Dr. Dre" headset.
Girlfriend Testifies At Hearing In Old City Deadly Beating CaseKerri Holland testified that she and victim Kevin Kless were walking arm-in-arm when Kless was pulled away from her by two men who attacked from behind and started beating Kless on the head.
Trial Ordered for Philadelphia Man Accused of September Murder in Grays FerryPhiladelphia police have testified to the danger and subsequent carnage during that night last September.
Philadelphia Teen Will Stand Trial For Murder of Overbrook Mother, A BystanderDefendant Daniel Shelley has been ordered held for trial even though two witnesses -- including the alleged target of the shooting -- recanted on the witness stand, denying they had told police that Shelley was the shooter.