Local News

from: abclocal.go.com Police are on the lookout for gunman in Upper Darby who opened fire in a local barber shop. Wednesday at 2:00 p.m a gunman allegedly walked into a barber shop on Copley Road to rob a barber when he began to shoot up the shop. One barber was shot then rushed to Mercy […]

More than two dozen New Jersey residents were busted Tuesday night in a child porn operation after authorities launched a state wide investigation looking to arrest sexual predators and pedophiles. Officials said the arrest was associated with a large-scale child porn investigation called “Operation Watchdog.”  The three-month long investigation resulted in 26 men and one […]

A 19-year-old man attacked Upper Darby police officers early Monday morning after police came to his house to respond to a 911 Call. According to officials, a call was placed to police claiming a man was going to kill his family and himself. When officers entered the house a man jumped out of a closet […]

Kareem El (29) was brutally shot and while while driving down the Schuylkill Expressway on the morning of Easter Sunday. According to officials, someone pulled up beside Kareem’s car around 3am and started shooting into his car. El was killed as he drove eastbound on I-76 between the City Avenue and Montgomery exit. His family […]

The Philly 4 Trayvon Movement; a coalition of organizers (many whom organizer Trayvon Martin rallies across the city), clergy and activist will hold a Press Conference to announce our Phase 2 initiatives. In addition, Attorney Michael Coard, Rev Micah Sims and myself will take part in a TOWN HALL forum entitled “Trayvon Martin – Movement […]

A police officer from Gloucester Township, New Jersey was arrested Tuesday for allegedly buying pain killers from a police informant. According to authorities Officer Tom Eden bought Percocet and Oxycotin while on duty and in uniform driving a marked police car. Eden was charged with drug possession, a weapons charge and intent to distribute. He was […]

from: nbcphiladelphia.com A Pennsylvania woman was hit and killed by a SEPTA train early this morning near the Thorndale station in Chester County. Officials  have little details in the tragic incident at this time but an investigation is underway. SEPTA authorities have suspended service between Paoli and Thorndale. More on the story as details are presented. […]

Police say 41-year-old Robert Knappenberger, of Douglass Township, Montgomery County repeatedly raped a 1-year-old child. Knappenberger is listed as a lifetime registrant on the state’s Megan’s Law site. Knappenberger was convicted in the rapes of two children, ages 2 and 4, in 1991. 6abc My thing is, this man was convicted of the raping of […]

The death of Trayvon Martin has sparked a revolution for justice in this country that has taken to the streets. Philly showed their support in the form of a march from 30th Street to the famous Love Park in unity for a cause. Many if not most, dressed up in hoodies in memory of Trayvon, […]

Philadelphia is taking their stand to show their outrage over the tragic shooting of Trayvon Martin, a young teen who was tragically gun down by the hands of a local block captain George Zimmerman. The 17 year old teenager, just came from a local convenience store, where he was approached by Zimmerman because of his […]

A man was shot and killed thursday night in the Olney section of Philadelphia while attending the filming of an amateur rap video. According to police a 33-year old man who will remain nameless, was shot in the head then ran over by a vehicle as people fled the scene after hearing the gunshots. Police […]

A candlelight vigil for Trayvon Martin & Open Mic will be held Monday, March 26th, 6:30-7pm at Love Park. Stand in solidarity with the Martin family to demand Justice for Trayvon Martin. For more information visit http://facebook.com/philly4trayvon or email Johnathan Cooper @ johnathanacooper@yahoo.com.