Gun Violence

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Anti-Violence Advocates March Through North Philadelphia

Philadelphia’s murder rate year-to-date is down about 40% from this time last year, according to police records. Activists at an anti-violence march in North Philadelphia Sunday said the numbers are moving in the right direction but they could be better.

08/18/2013

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Man Shot After Gun Battle On Pa. Railroad Tracks

Authorities in eastern Pennsylvania say police officers shot and killed a man after a gun battle along train tracks.

07/28/2013

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1 Hospitalized After Shooting In Montgomery County

Police in Norristown say an unidentified man was shot multiple times around midnight in the 200 block of East Oak Street.

07/28/2013

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Woman, Teen Injured In Broad Daylight Shooting In Philadelphia

Philadelphia police are investigating a broad daylight shooting that injured two people, including one teen.

07/24/2013

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Trenton Violence Cited In Push For New NJ Gun Laws

Gun-control advocates are calling attention to the violence plaguing Trenton as they urge the governor to sign a package of gun bills on his desk.

07/24/2013

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Police: Convicted Felon Shot In Wilmington

Wilmington police are investigating the shooting of a convicted felon.

07/21/2013

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Police Investigate Fatal Shooting In West Philadelphia

Officials are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred Thursday afternoon in West Philadelphia.

07/18/2013

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Police: 2 Bicyclists Wounded In Drive-By Shooting

Two men riding bicycles in a central New Jersey community were wounded in what authorities say was a drive-by shooting.

07/07/2013

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1 Dead, 1 Hospitalized After Double Shooting In Camden

Officials say one woman was killed and another victim was rushed to the hospital after a double shooting in Camden.

07/07/2013

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1 Sought In North Philadelphia Double Shooting

Police are searching for a suspect who is wanted for allegedly shooting two men in Philadelphia.

07/04/2013

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2 Women Hospitalized After Shooting Near Delaware Riverfront In Camden

Officials say two women have been hospitalized after a shooting near the Delaware River waterfront.

06/30/2013

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Overnight Shooting Injures Teen In North Philadelphia

Police are investigating an overnight shooting in North Philadelphia that injured a 16-year-old boy.

06/29/2013

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1 Sibling Killed, Sister Injured In Chester Shooting

Investigators say one sibling was killed and another was injured in a double shooting Friday morning in Delaware County.

06/28/2013

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PHA Housing Residents Demand End To Gun Violence In Their Community

“We are going to stop the violence,” said Francis Gibbs, president of the PHA development Warnock Village. “You with these guns — we’re coming!”

06/28/2013

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5 Wounded After Spate Of Shootings In Camden

Prosecutors say a spate of shootings over a 13-hour stretch in Camden have left five people wounded.

06/26/2013

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