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Philadelphia hits 300 homicides, just shy of last year’s record setting rate

“It is traumatic, not just for those directly affected, but for everybody who lives in the city, everybody who is indirectly affected.”

By Tom MacDonald/WHYY

Arrest made in Lancaster County cold-case murder

uthorities have announced an arrest in the stabbing death of a 19-year-old woman in Pennsylvania almost a half-century ago.

By The Associated Press

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Who are the squeegee workers and are they a problem?

Squeegee workers, also known as squeegee kids, mostly teenagers from low-income neighborhoods who clean drivers’ windshields at intersections for money.

By Aniya Faulcon

Police investigate York murder

By Ed Arke

Murders are way up across the country

Biden takes shot at gun violence
By Scott LaMar

State Police say inmate who admitted to 6 killings spoke of others in Pennsylvania

Trooper Max DeLuca obtained those details in March from Edward A. Surratt about cases that are not under the state police’s jurisdiction.

By Mark Scolforo/The Associated Press