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Crime

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Former Philadelphia Mob Boss’ Son Convicted Of Financial Fraud

The panel on Thursday found Nicodemo Scarfo guilty of several counts including racketeering conspiracy, conspiracy to commit securities fraud and wire fraud.

07/03/2014

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EXCLUSIVE: Crime Down In City Of Brotherly Love

In an exclusive interview with CBS 3’s Walt Hunter, Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey revealed crime in every major category was down between January and June 30th.

07/01/2014

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Bill Limits New Jersey Employers On Crime Records During Application Process

Employers in New Jersey might be limited from asking job applicants about their criminal records.

06/27/2014

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Overnight Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, 2 Injured In Chester

Police in Chester are investigating a triple shooting that left one person dead Friday morning.

06/27/2014

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Police Search For Suspect In North Philadelphia Homicide

Police investigating a homicide that happened overnight in North Philadelphia.

06/27/2014

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Online Reputation Often Outlasts Criminal Record

Lawmakers in Alaska are currently considering a bill that would close off public access to records in which charges were dismissed or the defendant was found not guilty.

06/26/2014

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Exclusive: Police Foot Patrols Making A Dent In Crime Throughout Philadelphia

Only Eyewitness News reporter Natasha Brown was invited along as Philadelphia police officers set out on foot in one of the busiest districts in the city.

06/21/2014

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Dog Walkers Take A Bite Out Of Crime In Lower Merion

Lower Merion Community Watch partnered with the Lower Merion Police Department for training classes to increase the eyes looking for crime.

06/07/2014

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Police: Pennsylvania Man Arrested In Shooting Over Plate Of Food

Authorities in central Pennsylvania say a man has been arrested in a shooting death that authorities said was over a plate of food.

05/27/2014

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Philadelphia Makes List Of Smartest Cities

A new report is reinforcing what Philadelphians have known all along: we’re pretty smart.

03/07/2014

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Philadelphia Police Using Twitter To Generate Crime Tips

The police social media department is expanding its outreach on Twitter, now allowing potential witnesses to tweet tips.

02/22/2014

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Keidel: Ray Rice Another Crack In NFL Shield

Even by the pro athlete’s subterranean standards, the Ray Rice video was shocking. He made no effort to heal or cradle or care for his unconscious fiancee.

02/21/2014

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Top Canine In New Jersey Nabs More Than 60 Bad Guys

There’s a new top dog in New Jersey, at least in the crime fighting world and this canine, who patrols the city of Camden, is a record setter.

02/16/2014

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Guidelines For A Sentence Of ‘House Arrest’

When does someone get sentenced to house arrest?

02/12/2014

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Camden Ranks Most Dangerous City In The Country

The crime-ridden metropolis came in number one on the list, which was compiled using FBI data from 2012.

02/10/2014

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