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Delco Man Charged After Uploaded Child Porn Traced To His Smartphone, Say PoliceAuthorities say 49-year-old Mark Chamberlain of Media, Pa. had pornography depicting children as young as five years of age.
Delaware County DA Honors Two Groups That Support Crime VictimsAs part of Victims Rights Week, Delaware County officials today honored two organizations that work, quietly, on behalf of crime victims.
Officials Bring Message of Online Safety to Students at a Delaware County SchoolIt’s part of a new program by the US Department of Homeland Security, called "iGuardian."
Delaware County Distributing Anti-Overdose Drug Kits Widely to Police“We have 400 patrol vehicles," said Delco DA Jack Whelan. "Each will have one of these kits in their glove compartment.”
Delco Officials Vow To Keep Focus on Potential Pitfalls For County's YouthThe event took an in-depth look at many of the challenges school-age teens face.
Delaware County Officials Honor Fallen Heroes, Including Policeman Who Died Last November"Edward Wehe III," an announcer intoned, "Delaware County Courthouse and park police department, November 5, 2013." Then, a bell pealed.
As Murder Rate Skyrockets in Chester, Officials Promise Crime Crackdown Chester’s murder rate, proportionate to population, now exceeds that of Philadelphia, and is about double what it was last year.
Delco Officials Create Video Messages Urging Child Abuse Awareness County Council chairman Tom McGarrigle (in video at left) says child welfare officials there investigated more than 2,000 cases of abuse in 2012.
More Girls Accuse Former 2nd-Grade Teacher of Sex Abuse in DelcoThe criminal case against Paul Hochschwender continues to grow as prosecutors file additional sexual assault charges.
Delco DA Warns of Potent -- and Deadly -- New Street DrugIt's clinical name is fentanyl. About 50-100 more potent than morphine, it's prescribed for patients with cancer-related pain.
Police: 2nd Grade Teacher Charged With Inappropriately Touching Students In Delaware County Charges have been filed against second-grade teacher Paul Hochschwender.
Delaware County Nears Completion of School 'Panic Buttons' ProjectA Homeland Security grant of nearly $200,000 is paying for the emergency buttons that, when activated in the event of a threatening person, will send an alert directly to the 911 center.