Justice Department Proposal Making It Harder To Buy Parts To Make Ghost Guns Brings Hope To Fighting Philly's EpidemicThe new rule would broaden the definition of a firearm, requiring some gun-making kits to include a serial number.
Man Shot In Head, Killed In Logan, Philadelphia Police SayThe shooting happened just before 8 p.m. on the 1700 block of West Ruscomb Street, according to police.
Southwest Philadelphia Shooting Leaves Man, Woman Hospitalized: PolicePolice said it happened shortly before 4 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of South 66th Street and Paschall Avenue.
Philadelphia Authorities Unveil Latest Plans To Keep Children Safe From Gun Violence This SummerGun violence, particularly involving young people, is on the rise throughout the city.
Police: 19-Year-Old Man Dies After Being Shot Multiple Times In LoganPolice said it happened just after 1 p.m. in the 1200 block of Wagon Avenue.
'These Are Our Children That Are Dying In The Streets': Philly Faith Leaders Again Zeroing In On Gun Violence EpidemicThe Inter-Faith Social Change Movement will meet every third Saturday of the month in Frankford.
Ever-Increasing Youth Gun Violence In Philadelphia Prompts School District To Expand Mentorship ProgramThe LEAD program currently has 15 school safety officers involved and 40 students participating.
6-Year-Old Boy Injured, Father Killed In Southwest Philadelphia Triple Shooting, Police SayPolice said it happened around 7:15 p.m. on the 800 block of South 53rd Street.
Philadelphia Leaders 'Doubling Down' On Tackling City's Gun Violence Epidemic As Public Health CrisisThe “Roadmap for Safer Communities” plan, which was launched in 2019, will pivot resources to address the current gun violence crisis.
Man Dies After Being Shot Four Times In West Oak Lane, Philadelphia Police SayPolice said the shooting happened shortly before 7:30 p.m. Saturday.
Philadelphia Police, US Attorney’s Office Announce Federal Initiative To Combat Violence In CityThe recent crime has the area's acting U.S. attorney calling gun violence in Philadelphia an epidemic, so she's taking action to address it.