Since 2018, Philly cops have recovered 118 ghost guns from crime scenes. Critics say the guns pose a danger to the public because they are sold in kits and assembled at home, lacking serial numbers, and cannot be traced to manufacturers.
Almost a year after the owner of a corner food store fatally shot a masked armed robber, the store’s new owner and a customer were shot Monday night by two gunmen who targeted the customer, Philadelphia Police said Tuesday.
Two Montgomery County women await trial for the 2017 murder of an Overbrook Park man who was bound, stabbed, and set on fire in his home. They met on the dark web, a shadowy place frequently linked to illegal activity, including murder.
A Camden man, who was knocked down and punched 12 times by a police officer while other cops pinned him down during a 2018 arrest captured on surveillance video, has filed a federal lawsuit accusing the officers of using excessive force and violating his civil rights.