Progressive Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner survived a challenge in the Democratic primary that pit his progressive reforms against growing concern over a rising tide of homicides and gun crimes.
Larry Krasner speaks Tuesday night as votes are still being counted in the Democratic primary for Philadelphia District Attorney.
Votes are being counted at this hour in the Democratic Primary for the city's District Attorney that pits Larry Krasner, a reform-minded incumbent, against Carlos Vega, a veteran homicide prosecutor.
Voters in Philadelphia will cast ballots Tuesday in the Democratic Primary for the city's District Attorney that pits Larry Krasner, a reform-minded incumbent, against Carlos Vega, a veteran homicide prosecutor.
FOP members helped give out free Mister Softee ice cream outside of the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office saying the DA has been too soft on crime.
More than half a dozen shootings in Philadelphia in less than 24 hours see city leaders address the violence. In the press briefing, they reported a suspect in three different murders is in custody.
Marcus Espinoza reports on city leaders stepping up to make a difference in the gun violence epidemic
Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner is defending his record and says he is tackling the ongoing violence.
Dave Schratwieser has details on DA Krasner's press conference defending his record on gun violence
Donald Tillman was charged with three counts of murder for the January 20 deadly shooting of a 33-year-old woman and the deadly shootings of a Northeast couple.
The rival members were allegedly responsible for a number of shootings in 2018 and 2019 throughout West and Southwest Philadelphia, the task force stated.
Former homicide prosecutor Carlos Vega on Wednesday announced he will challenge incumbent District Attorney Larry Krasner for the democratic nomination in next year's primary election.
Jeff Cole has more details
City officials announced Election Task Force will be out to help with claims of possible criminal attempts to interfere with voting Tuesday.
President Donald Trump is weighing in on two nights of clashes with Philadelphia police and store break-ins following the fatal shooting by police of Walter Wallace Jr.
Charges have been announced in the shooting and wounding of a pregnant woman and two other adults in July, District Attorney Larry Krasner announced Tuesday.
During his press conference, McSwain cited the two cases as prime examples of how he says local criminal justice policies "benefit violent criminals and harm crime victims."
Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner filed the request to the state’s highest court Monday.
District Attorney Larry Krasner joined Good Day Philadelphia on Wednesday morning to address the rising homicide rate in the city amid claims from his opponents that he has been too lenient on violent offenders.
Philadelphia’s top prosecutor has warned that federal law enforcement officers will be charged criminally if they unlawfully assault or kidnap anyone in the city.