Montgomery County DA Risa Ferman
There was a show of support Wednesday morning for the expansion of “Pre-K” and early childhood education, as advocates were joined by the district attorneys from Philadelphia, Montgomery, Delaware and Chester Countries.
Prosecutors say Melissa Haskell was just 19 years old when the infant she was babysitting died mysteriously nearly 20 years ago.
Montgomery County prosecutors say Augustus Simmons arrived in Norristown from Brooklyn last summer intent on setting up a local street gang in communities throughout the county.
Montgomery County authorities continue to investigate what led a 16-year-old Upper Moreland boy to jump from the third floor of the parking garage at the Willow Grove Mall.
Pennsylvania State Police are investigating, but Montgomery County district attorney Risa Ferman confirms her office is also part of the probe.
Prosecutors say defendant James Troutman will face the death penalty for the rape and murder of nine-year-old Skyler Kauffman.
Commissioner Joe Hoeffel is calling for public disclosure of the initial police report from last month’s encounter between accused child killer James Troutman and his nine-year-old alleged victim, Skyler Kauffman.
A Montgomery County doctor, who operated a weight loss center in Conshohocken, was arrested Monday, accused of indecently assaulting several female patients.
Prosecutors say Ira Pressman owned a company that lured investors into deals involving closeout, overstock, and liquidation merchandise — some of which didn’t exist.
A nurse at a Montgomery County, Pa. facility that treats drug and alcohol abuse has been charged with using cocaine and heroin with her girlfriend, a former patient at the hospital.