Philly DA Krasner doles out $250K in gun violence prevention grants
Twelve community organizations received checks ranging from $10,000-$45,000.
House passes bill limiting Philly DA to two terms
The bill, which now goes to the Senate for a vote, would limit the top prosecutor in Pennsylvania’s largest city – and only in Philadelphia – to two four-year terms. The proposal appears to take aim at Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner, a Democrat, who has been a target for GOP lawmakers.
Philly DA’s crime-tracking system shows LGBTQ domestic violence remains a major issue
The system has accurately identified 53 arrests that involve members of the LGBTQ community.
Philly names its first victims’ advocate: Adara Combs’ family was touched by gun violence
Combs most recently worked as a supervisor of the Juvenile Division of the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office.