Mathematics Civics and Sciences Charter School

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Controversial Police Patdown Of Teen Opens Old Wounds Surrounding Stop And Frisk Policy

More than 100 people attended a town hall at Catalyst for Change Church in West Philadelphia to support 16-year-old Darrin Manning, who claims he suffered a ruptured testicle during a stop and frisk near Broad Street and Girard Avenue.


File Photo: Philadelphia Police commissioner Charles Ramsey. (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Ramsey Welcomes Federal Investigation Into Allegedly Violent Pat Down Of Teen

The boy claims he was sexually assaulted during a pat down near Broad and Girard earlier this month.


(Darrin Manning's mother, Ikea Coney, speaks to reporters outside Philadelphia Family Court as Manning's attorney, Lewis Small, listens.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Prosecution of Teen Allegedly Caught in Philly Cop’s Genital Squeeze Called Unfair

The mother of straight-A student Darrin Manning says her son was roughed up by police during a streetcorner patdown.


(Nehemiah Davis, sitting at Myra's Vitamin and Wellness Center, 52nd and Girard.  Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Nehemiah Davis and His Family Foundation

After Nehemiah Davis became successful as a young businessman, his mother urged him to give back to his community. He’s never stopped.