Thursday, April 2, 2015

Thursday's DN: Philly's year in homicides

The People Paper's crime squad wraps up what proved to be a deadly year.

Thursday's DN: Philly's year in homicides

The People Paper's crime squad wraps up what proved to be a deadly year.

The special report comes complete with a map of murders across the city, in-depth looks at some of the year's more grizzly homicides and a window into the thinking of Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey

Ronnie Polaneczky highlights some worthy causes that benefit Philadelphia children.

And the editorial board, after praising city leaders on Wednesday for an overall good 2012, points out what they could've done better.

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William Bender, a Drexel graduate who landed at the Daily News in 2007, has covered everything from South Philly mobsters to doomsday hucksters. He occasionally writes about local food trucks and always eats everything on his plate, whether it be a bloody rib eye or a corrupt politician. E-mail tips to benderw@phillynews.com
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David Gambacorta, has been a reporter with the Daily News since 2005, covering crime, police corruption and all of the other bizarre things that happen in Philadelphia. Now he’s covering the 2015 mayor’s race, because he enjoys a good circus just as much as the next guy. He’s always looking to get a cup of coffee. Send news tips and other musings on life to gambacd@phillynews.com
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