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.
Authorities in eastern Pennsylvania say police officers shot and killed a man after a gun battle along train tracks.
Police in Norristown say an unidentified man was shot multiple times around midnight in the 200 block of East Oak Street.
Philadelphia police are investigating a broad daylight shooting that injured two people, including one teen.
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.
Wilmington police are investigating the shooting of a convicted felon.
Officials are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred Thursday afternoon in West Philadelphia.
Two men riding bicycles in a central New Jersey community were wounded in what authorities say was a drive-by shooting.
Officials say one woman was killed and another victim was rushed to the hospital after a double shooting in Camden.
Police are searching for a suspect who is wanted for allegedly shooting two men in Philadelphia.
Officials say two women have been hospitalized after a shooting near the Delaware River waterfront.
Police are investigating an overnight shooting in North Philadelphia that injured a 16-year-old boy.
Investigators say one sibling was killed and another was injured in a double shooting Friday morning in Delaware County.
“We are going to stop the violence,” said Francis Gibbs, president of the PHA development Warnock Village. “You with these guns — we’re coming!”
Prosecutors say a spate of shootings over a 13-hour stretch in Camden have left five people wounded.