philadelphia-gun-violence

Reluctant witnesses hampering gun violence prosecutions, Philly DA Krasner says

BY: - January 11, 2022

'Police go to every door, knock on the doors, ask if there are any witnesses,' Krasner said. 'No witnesses come forward, or there are no witnesses.'

In a deadly year, $3.6M in state grant money to aid Philly’s gun violence prevention efforts

BY: - December 6, 2021

The city has logged 513 homicides this year, according to the Philadelphia Police Department’s crime maps statistics database, the deadliest year on record.

Once part of the problem, this Philly man is looking for solutions to city’s gun violence plague

BY: - August 23, 2021

With no end in sight, these self-styled 'interrupters' are looking to stop violence before it happens