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(Lynsay Fox, the widow of slain officer Brad Fox, holds a press conference at Dechert LLP, the Philadelphia law firm that is handling her civil lawsuit.  Photo by Brad Segall)

Widow of Slain Police Officer Sues West Norriton Gun Shop

Lynsay Fox says she’s filing the lawsuit to prevent other families from being faced with this kind of tragedy.

09/08/2014

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Reward in Cold-Case Murder of Philly Cop Increased To $40,000

Officer Frederick Cione was gunned down when he stopped three males near 17th and Oxford Streets in North Philadelphia, Police say one of them opened fire. The killers fled, and have never been identified.

01/16/2014

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Philadelphia DA May Appeal Commutation of Cop Killer’s Death Sentence

Edward Bracey was convicted of killing Philadelphia police officer Danny Boyle in 1991.

01/14/2014

(Michael Henry is escorted from the courtroom following his guilty plea.  Credit: Brad Segall)

2013 IN REVIEW: ‘Straw’ Buyer Sentenced For Supplying Gun That Killed Cop

Michael Henry admitted he bought the guns used by Andrew Thomas, a convicted felon, to kill Plymouth Township police officer Brad Fox in September 2012.

12/27/2013

(Officer Brad Fox's widow and young daughter look at plaque in his honor during dedication ceremonies.  Credit: Brad Segall)

Remembrance Plaque For Ofcr. Brad Fox Placed Near Site of His Death

The plaque — the twnetieth placed by the county since 2007 — now sits at the site of a memorial that was built to Fox’s memory along the Schuylkill River Trail in Conshohocken.

09/13/2013

(The family of Ofcr. Bradley Fox is presented a medal by Gov. Tom Corbett.  Credit: Tony Romeo)

Pa. Officers Who Died In Line of Duty Are Honored in Harrisburg Ceremony

Four police officers from the Philadelphia region who died in the line of duty were among those remembered Monday at the annual fallen officers’ ceremony in the state capital.

05/06/2013

(Michael Henry is escorted from the courtroom following his guilty plea.  Credit: Brad Segall)

Guilty Plea in ‘Straw Purchase’ of Gun That Killed Police Officer in Montgomery County

Michael Henry, 31, now faces a maximum of 84 years behind bars. He bought guns on behalf of another man who used one weapon to kill Plymouth Township officer Brad Fox.

03/12/2013

(A Maine State Police officer presents a wreath to the mother of Officer Moses Walker Jr., gunned down during a robbery.  Credit: Mark Abrams)

Wreaths Presented to Families of 3 Local Police Officers Killed During 2012

Philadelphia Police chief inspector Joseph Sullivan says the group recognized “the widow of Officer Brad Fox, the widow of Officer (Brian) Lorenzo from the Philadelphia Police Department, the mother of Officer Moses Walker.”

12/13/2012

Officer Moses Walker, Jr. (Credit: Philadelphia Police)

3 Pa. Parole Board Employees Fired In Wake of Murder of Philadelphia Cop

The alleged killer had been released from prison just ten days before the murder of officer Moses Walker Jr.

11/30/2012

(Attorney Michael Barrett, second from left, announces a lawsuit by the family of slain Philadelphia police officer Moses Walker against the Pa. Parole Board.  Third from left is Walker's mother, Wayne Walker-Lispcomb.  Credit: Paul Kurtz)

Family of Murdered Philadelphia Cop Files Suit Against Pa. Parole Board

Officer Walker’s mother and other relatives say his murder could have been averted had the Board of Probation and Parole done its job.

11/13/2012

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Philadelphia Man Charged With Supplying Gun That Killed Plymouth Twp. Officer

Michael Henry of Philadelphia is now facing nine felony charges for the illegal “straw” purchase of nine firearms between April and July.

10/10/2012

(John Leck Jr., in file photo. Photo from  Phila. PD)

Levittown Man Will Stand Trial For Wrong-Way I-95 Crash That Killed Philly Cop

Prosecutors detailed the horrific crash that killed Philadelphia Police highway patrol officer Brian Lorenzo in July, and the alleged drunk driver charged with killing him has been ordered held for trial.

09/26/2012

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Police Officer Stabbed To Death In New Castle County, Delaware

A New Castle County Police officer died in the line of duty after authorities say he was stabbed while responding to a disorderly person call.

09/16/2011

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