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.
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.
What do movie ratings really mean and who enforces them? Not the police.
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.”