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Suburban prosecutors memorialize slain Philly cop on 6th anniversary of his death

Sgt. Robert Wilson III was killed during a robbery on March 5, 2015.

Chester Upland School District says millions of dollars are missing. The DA has launched a probe.

The receiver overseeing the embattled district said officials contacted law enforcement after it didn’t receive millions due last week in a regular payment from the state education department.

Chester County funeral director siphoned nearly $258,000 in estate money meant for charities, AG says

Kenneth Neeld Jr., of Malvern, allegedly used the money for personal expenses including parking tickets and a vacation home rental.

Man accused of firing at Montgomery County Democratic headquarters is now in federal custody

Prosecutors upgraded the charges against Anthony Nero, 48, to federal crimes on Wednesday.

A teenage murder suspect, and his alleged victim’s family, have waited a year for the case to be heard due to COVID-19

A 14-year-old, Zhafir Tinsley-Jones, was arrested in January 2020 for the murder of Robert Womack. More than a year later, he remains in jail waiting for a preliminary hearing in his case.

Chester County DA says the shooting of a man who attacked police was justified

An unidentified officer shot the East Goshen Township man after he fired at officers during a standoff last month. The shooting victim remains hospitalized.

Police officer cleared in fatal shooting of sword-wielding man, Montgomery County DA says

Trey Bartholomew, 27, was killed in February after charging at an officer with a 23-inch sword, police say.

Chester man shot his son to death during an argument over a car, police say

Adolphus Smith, 48, was charged with murder after prosecutors say he gunned down his son at point-blank range.

Lansdale teen charged with attempted murder after stabbing his siblings at a playground, DA says

Nathan Serrano, 15, allegedly stabbed his 13-year-old brother and 9-year-old sister multiple times Monday.

An 18-year-old gunned down another teen in a marijuana deal turned fatal, Chester police say

Anthony Jordan, 18, is accused of gunning down another teen during a botched drug deal, prosecutors said.