Dr. Amy Goldberg, Temple Hospital’s chief of trauma and surgical critical care, stood in the hospital’s emergency room and held up a blunt-looking metal tool so 20 boys, 8th graders from Finletter, could see it.
Philadelphia police are investigating a shooting early Saturday in the city’s Eastwick section.
The proposal calls for expanding government-funded mental health treatment, requiring parental sign-off before minors can buy or rent violent video games and mandating would-be gun owners show government-issued IDs.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is expected to have more to say about a report that calls for tighter controls on guns and video games.
Police are investigating a double shooting that occurred Wednesday afternoon in Delaware County.
Authorities have given the all clear at a barricade situation in North Philadelphia that stemmed from an alleged road rage shooting, but they are still searching for the suspect.
Police are investigating a series of shootings and other crime that occurred throughout Philadelphia overnight.
Police say a 38-year-old man was saved by his belt buckle which stopped a bullet from penetrating his body.
Police say a one person is dead after a shooting in Philadelphia.
Police say one man is dead and another injured after a shooting in North Philadelphia.
One man is in critical condition after an overnight shooting in West Philadelphia, says police.
In terms of just the number of deaths by firearm, Pennsylvania ranked 4th, New Jersey 18th. Taken on a per-capita basis, though, Pennsylvania is number 16, New Jersey 26.
Police are investigating a home invasion that took place in Northeast Philadelphia.
Police say an intruder was killed while trying to rob a home in South Philadelphia.
Police are investigating a home invasion and shooting that sent a 19-year-old to the hospital.