PhillyConfidential Archive: May, 2010

Yum: Turn in gun, get $ for food

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Now here's a deal where everyone wins: citizens can drop off guns -- no questions asked, honest -- at the Lower Mayfair Playground tomorrow... Read more

AG: Mom and daughter bilked nonprofit of 220K

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A Cedarbrook woman and her daughter were charged by the state Attorney General’s office today with stealing $220,000 from a nonprofit... Read more

Philly-based private investigator lauded by FBI

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The FBI today honored Stuart Drobny, a member of the Philadelphia-based private investigation firm Stumar Investigations, for helping to disrupt... Read more

Two men fatally shot by cops in Tioga

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Two men were shot and killed during an encounter with Philadelphia police in Tioga earlier tonight. The trouble started shortly after 6 p... Read more

Motorist runs over cop in Brewerytown

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A Philadelphia police officer suffered leg and arm injuries earlier tonight when he was struck and dragged by a red Chevrolet in Brewerytown... Read more

Should criminal cops lose their pensions?

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I've fielded a ton of calls and e-mails in the last few days from readers who are angry about city cops who are keeping their pension benefits... Read more

Former Audenried star's death linked to murder case

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Was former local high school hoops star Abdul Taylor gunned down last week because he planned to testify in an upcoming murder trial? That... Read more

Cops issue arrest warrant for handyman's killer

It happened quick, real quick, the way things like this usually do. One minute, Larry Bennett, a tall, thin 68-year-old handyman, was joking... Read more