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(credit: Philadelphia District Attorney's Office)

Philadelphia Firefighter Accused Of Assaulting Pregnant Ex-Wife

Michael Lawson and Sada Greenlee have been charged with aggravated assault.

10/02/2014

(The attack occurred in the 1600 block of Chancellor Street.  File photo by CBS3)

DA: 3 To Be Charged In Alleged Assault On Same-Sex Couple In Center City

Each one of the suspects faces two counts of aggravated assault, two counts of simple assault, two counts of recklessly endangering another person and one count of conspiracy.

09/23/2014

Former Philadelphia District Attorney Lynne Abraham. (credit: TOM MIHALEK/AFP/Getty Images)

Lynne Abraham Plans To Run For Mayor of Philadelphia in 2015

Lynne Abraham intends to run for mayor of Philadelphia in 2015.

09/17/2014

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First Day Back To School For Grieving Council Rock South Students

Tuesday night, parents, students, teachers, friends, and more than 2,000 members of the community gathered for a vigil at the high school to mourn the deaths of Ryan Lesher, 15, Shamus Digney, 15, and Cullen Keffer, 16.

09/03/2014

Montgomery County DA Risa Ferman, Congressman Michael Fitzpatrick and WM Robots COO Gene Samsi
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Montco DA’s Office Acquires High Tech Tool To Help Protect Crime Fighting Officers

The Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office now has a high tech tool in its crime fighting arsenal designed to save the lives of law enforcement officers across the county.

08/31/2014

Markela Sourovelis with lawyers announced her lawsuit on Independence Mall. (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Suit Claims Philadelphia’s Seizure Practices Are Unconstitutional

The Institute for Justice filed a federal class action claiming the city of Philadelphia’s practice of seizing millions in cash, cars and houses every year is unconstitutional.

08/13/2014

Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams. (credit: Tim Jimenez/KYW)

Philadelphia Grand Jury Clears Police Officers In Patdown Of Teen

A 16-year-old, along with his mom and attorney, had claimed that he suffered a serious injury, after one officer squeezed his testicle during a brief disturbance.

07/17/2014

(credit: Berks County Prosecutor's Office)

13 Arrested In Child Pornography Sweep In Berks County

Twelve men, plus a 17-year-old boy, are facing several charges for possessing and disseminating thousands of images.

06/19/2014

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D.A.: Man Convicted Of Sexually Assaulting His 11-Year-Old Cousin

Eighteen-year-old Anthony Pinkney allegedly forced his 11-year-old cousin to perform oral sex on him multiple times.

05/30/2014

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Detective Fired After Settlement Reached Over False Charges

County officials confirm Mary Anders was terminated from her job as a county detective on the same day lawyers for Walter Logan announced a settlement with the DA’s office over those false charges.

05/24/2014

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West Chester Woman Accused Of Embezzling More Than $1 Million From Her Employer

Prosecutors in southeastern Pennsylvania have announced charges in what they are calling a $1 million embezzlement case.

04/28/2014

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Cops: Montgomery County Man Furnished Alcohol To Minors At ‘Sweet 16’ Party

A Montgomery County man is facing charges after investigators allege he provided alcohol to minors during a Sweet 16 party at his home.

04/16/2014

(credit: Kevin Steele's office)

Sixers Honor Local District Attorney With Award

The Philadelphia 76ers recognized Montgomery County’s First Assistant District Attorney this week as one of their “Heroes Among Us” and it came as quite a surprise to the recipient.

12/07/2013

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Police: Teen Ran Social Media ‘Rats’ Account

A teen faces charges of witness intimidation and terroristic threats in connection with a social media account that revealed the names of victims and witnesses in criminal cases, police said.

11/13/2013

(credit: Montgomery County District Attorney's Office)

$10,000 Reward Offered For Information About 20-Year-Old Cold Case

On Friday morning the Montgomery County District Attorney announced it is offering a $10,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest of the person responsible for the death of Julie Barnyock.

11/08/2013

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