'Look At Each Other As Human Beings': Officials Make Plea To Young People To Put Down Guns At Love Park RallyOne of the organizers moved here from Liberia to escape war but says he felt more safe there than he does on the streets of Philadelphia.
New Weapon To Combat Gun Violence In Philadelphia: Cold, Hard CashViolence seems to have a grip on Philadelphia, but city officials are hoping some extra cash will loosen its hold.
Mayor Kenney's New Plan Looks At Reducing Philadelphia's Gun Violence 'Through The Lens Of Public Health'Mayor Jim Kenney introduced the "The Philadelphia Roadmap To Safer Communities" Wednesday.
CDC: Gun Deaths In United States Reach Highest Level In Nearly 40 YearsGun deaths in America have reached a record high.
Dozens Of Citizens, Police March To End Gun Violence In Southwest Philly"We have to stop this senseless violence," tweeted Derrick Wood, a commanding officer for the Southwest police division in Philly.
Thousands In The Delaware Valley Region March Against Gun ViolenceSurvivors of the deadly shooting rampage at a Parkland, Florida high school are set to lead thousands Saturday in a March for Our Lives on Washington.
'No Life Left In Her': Teen Girl Dies From Injuries Sustained In Maryland School ShootingA teenage girl who was shot when a classmate opened fire inside their Maryland high school has died, authorities said Friday.
How To Talk To Children About School Gun ViolenceDoctors share advice on how to talk to children about school gun violence.
Texas Church Shooting A 'Mental Health Issue?' Experts Weigh In"Folks that struggle with mental health issues, are not fundamentally violent people," said Dr. David Rogers.
'Let's Relax, There's Kids Involved': Chester Has Weekend Plunged Into Gun ViolenceMadison and Kevin Eads say this is life in Chester, and they've lost track of all the shootings.
City Council Declares Gun Violence As 'Public Health Epidemic'Councilman Curtis Jones co-sponsored the resolution, which carries no actual weight, but was welcomed by activists such as Dorothy Johnson-Speight of Mothers in Charge.
Study: Wilmington Leads Country In Rate Of Shootings Among Young PeoplePoverty and a sense of hopelessness in the most violent neighborhoods is a common thread.
Victims Of Gun Violence Remembered At Center City Vigil On Anniversary Of Sandy Hook ShootingThere were vigils across the country Wednesday, including in Philadelphia marking the 4th anniversary of the Sandy Hook mass shooting.
National Gun Violence Awareness Day Recognized LocallyAlso known as “wear orange day,” events are being held here and across the nation.
4th Graders Rally Against Gun Violence In Hopes To Make A DifferenceSome elementary school students in West Philadelphia took a stand against gun violence on Thursday.