File photo: Sheriff Jewell Williams, pictured center of the table, at microphone during a Philadelphia City Council budget hearing. (Credit: Mike Dunn)

Philadelphia Sheriff Promotes First Latino Captain

Capt. Michael Bastone was among five men promoted by Sheriff Jewell Williams.


Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California. (Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Court: Clicking ‘Like’ On Facebook Is Free Speech

Clicking “Like” on Facebook is constitutionally protected free speech and can be considered the 21st century-equivalent of a campaign yard sign, a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday.


Broad Street Subway Train (Credit: CBS3).

Off-Duty Deputy Sheriff Disarms Youth With Gun On Subway

An off-duty deputy sheriff disarmed a teenage boy who was carrying a gun on the Broad Street subway train.


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Delaware County Urges Residents To Donate And Take Part In Annual Mitten Tree Campaign

Helping youngsters in need get through the winter is the aim of the 14th annual Mitten Tree campaign in the Delaware County courthouse in Media. And for the second year in a row, you’re being invited to take part.


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Family, Friends Even Lawyers Can Now Visit Inmates Via The Web In Cape May County

They’re calling it a national first down the shore. A chance for jail inmates to connect, by video, with loved ones on the outside. And it’s all perfectly legal. In fact, the jailers set it all up.