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(Phila. DA Seth Williams warns against shooting guns to celebrate New Year's Eve.  Phila. police commissioner Charles Ransey is at far left.  Seated at right is Joe Jaskolka, who was paralyzed by a stray bullet on New Year's Eve 1998.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

Philadelphia Authorities Warn Against Firing Guns on New Year’s Eve

Philadelphia police and the DA want everyone to have a happy and safe new year, and are warning that shooting guns into the air to celebrate isn’t safe and won’t be tolerated.

12/31/2014

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Philadelphia Man Gets 20 Years After Firing Gun Into Thin Air

No one was hurt, but similar reckless and dangerous acts have cost lives — and ruined lives — over the years.

03/04/2014