The School District of Philadelphia has announced none of its schools were designated “Persistently Dangerous” for this school year.
A Kurdish exchange student is studying in Philadelphia at Temple University. But his heart and mind are half a world away with his family in Iraq.
Police are searching for the suspects and motives surrounding two violent crimes in North Philadelphia’s Fairhill neighborhood.
As violence in Iraq continues to escalate, Iraqis in Philadelphia are growing more concerned about family still living in their homeland.
The show of support Friday was spurred by a man who was killed earlier this year on the streets of Camden.
Mothers in Charge held its annual conference earlier this week. One of the exhibits included portraits of innocent children killed by violence.
Drugs, violence, murder are common coverage topics for the media in Chester. Worse, they can be common sights for kids in neighborhoods worn and left to rot.
Residents frustrated with violence in the city are voicing their concerns about an investigation into the police department.
Police in Vineland, Cumberland County are investigating a spate of violence that left two people dead and two injured.
Philadelphia School District officials, parents and local leaders sat down to discuss what they can do to get the school on the right track.
Even by the pro athlete’s subterranean standards, the Ray Rice video was shocking. He made no effort to heal or cradle or care for his unconscious fiancee.
A new study suggests people who have access to a gun are three times more likely to commit suicide and nearly twice as likely to be murdered.
The local Ukrainian community is watching as a two month long peaceful protest in Kiev has led to violence and at least two deaths.
State Trooper Richard Deskis was standing with four Wilmington officers interviewing a woman about stolen merchandise found in a car, when police sources say four shots were fired from down the road. A bullet hit Trooper Deskis in the right arm.
A security guard has been arrested after he allegedly stabbed a man during an argument inside a banquet hall in Germantown.