Police are investigating an overnight shooting in North Philadelphia that injured a 16-year-old boy.
Kenneth Phillip had just been released from jail for violating a protection order when he pumped three shots into his ex-wife, Violeta Isackov, in front of her teenage daughter.
Hundreds are expected to lace up to take a stand against violence and participate in the annual Legs Against Arms 5K run on Sunday.
If you provoke a person whom you know has a history of violence, can you be held responsible if he, unsurprisingly, becomes violent?
An arrest has been made in a stabbing that occurred in the West Oak Lane section of Philadelphia.
Police were called out to a school in the Strawberry Mansion section of the city following reports of a teenager wit a gun.
The Father’s Day Rally Committee is hosting a three-day conference later this month that is expected to draw anti-violence leaders from all over the country.
Police say a woman has been killed and a man shot to death in different parts of Philadelphia.
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A group of Philadelphia-area grass-roots organizations have launched a new campaign to fight violence in the city.
Along with the Religious Leaders Council of Greater Philadelphia, Mayor Nutter took a pledge before Monday’s Inauguration, “to pray fervently for an end to violence in our region.”
The Philadelphia Physicians for Social Responsibility holds its annual Legs Against Arms 5-K Run as part of its strategy to keep kids away from the chain of violence, honoring those who have been lost and celebrating the lives of those who are on the right path.
Journey of a Gun begins with a straw purchase of a weapon, which then moves through several hands and several crimes. Young people make choices and sometimes pay for those choices.
One year after dozens of Asian students were beaten at South Philadelphia High School, the school district agreed to settle a Civil Rights complaint that grew out of the incident.
New Jersey Senate and Assembly panels have approved anti-bullying legislation that proponents say will help stem school violence and prevent teen suicides.