Wesley Cook, better known as Mumia Abu-Jamal, did the dirtiest deed of all. He killed a Philly cop in cold blood. Now, 30 insane years after he shot Officer Daniel Faulkner in the face, Abu-Jamal is, quite literally, getting away with murder.
Con games are limited almost only by the imaginations of the guys who try to pull them off, Assistant District Attorney Mark Winter told Northeast residents last week.
Police Lt. Edward C. Dohrmann suffered a fatal heart attack in 1969 after responding to a car accident in Holmesburg. Last week, a plaque dedication paid tribute to his service.
A mayoral town-hall meeting will take place at 5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 6, at Ironworkers Local 401’s Bridgemen’s Hall, 11600 Norcom Road.
The district attorney’s efforts to bring justice closer to home is getting good reviews, for now.
In the mid-1960s, Mike Lutz and David Sampson were partners in the 3rd Police District.
Localized prosecution appears to be paying off in area police districts, with convictions on the rise.
Seth Williams says former U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy has what it takes to be Pennsylvania's top prosecutor
Plaque is dedicated to Officer John Pawlowski, who paid the ultimate price while protecting the people of our city.