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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
ACLU stresses importance of transparent body camera policyVIDEO: Concerns rise over Allentown... ALLENTOWN, Pa. - A new tool comes with
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 13 hours ago
VIDEO: Concerns rise over Allentown... ALLENTOWN, Pa. - A new tool comes with a new playbook for Allentown police. As we reported Tuesday, the city's men and women in blue will soon be sporting body cameras. But it's still not clear how exactly... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Arrest made in fatal July 4th shooting of Allentown teenJudge Karen Devine arraigned the 25-year-old Wednesday afternoon. He was denied
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 16 hours ago
Judge Karen Devine arraigned the 25-year-old Wednesday afternoon. He was denied bail and sent to Lehigh County Jail. Allentown police were dispatched to the area of North Law and Oak streets shortly before 3 p.m. July 4 to investigate a... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
69News afternoon NETCAST forafternoon: Judge denies Jerry Sandusky's request for new trial; Man practices m
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 19 hours ago
afternoon: Judge denies Jerry Sandusky's request for new trial; Man practices medicine without valid license for 13 years; Allentown police unveil body cams; Man killed, woman hurt in crash on Route 724 in Cumru. For more, watch 69 News or go to... Read more
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The Morning Call
Ten limitations of Allentown's body camerasAt Tuesday night’s town hall meeting to unveil the Allentown police department’
The Morning Call / Posted 20 hours ago
At Tuesday night’s town hall meeting to unveil the Allentown police department’s body-worn camera program, Chief Glen Dorney and other police and city officials highlighted the benefits the cameras will have on investigations, accountability and... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
69News morning NETCAST forHere's a look at our top stories this morning: Man killed in wreck on Route 724
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 22 hours ago
Here's a look at our top stories this morning: Man killed in wreck on Route 724 in Cumru Township; Allentown police unveil body cams; Man practices medicine without valid license for 13 years. For more, watch 69 News at Noon or go to WFMZ.com... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Allentown police unveil body camsVIDEO: APD shows off body cams ALLENTOWN, Pa. - There's a new tool aimed at en
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
VIDEO: APD shows off body cams ALLENTOWN, Pa. - There's a new tool aimed at ensuring greater transparency in the Allentown Police Department. The department announced patrol officers will begin wearing body cameras on November 1. APD is now one of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown police announce body camera program at town hall meetingMayor Ed Pawlowski said. “It protects both the general public as well as our of
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Mayor Ed Pawlowski said. “It protects both the general public as well as our officers and the integrity of our officers.” Allentown police have been been interested in the technology for several years, and two years ago a handful of officers began... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Allentown police soon to be equipped with body camerasbe equipped with body cameras. The city purchased 200 cameras from a Seattle-b
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
be equipped with body cameras. The city purchased 200 cameras from a Seattle-based company -- VieVu -- and Tuesday night Allentown Police Chief Glen Dorney and Mayor Ed Pawlowski will show the public how the program will work. ”I think it’s a... Read more
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The Morning Call
Man threatened ex-girlfriend, tried to run down her father, police sayin Allentown then attempted to run over his ex-girlfriend’s father during the c
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
in Allentown then attempted to run over his ex-girlfriend’s father during the confrontation on West Brookdale Street, Allentown police said. Torres was charged with aggravated assault, terroristic threats and reckless endangerment. He was... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Driver tries to rundown man on the sidewalkAllentown police charged Elionel Torres, of East Lexington Street, with aggrava
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
Allentown police charged Elionel Torres, of East Lexington Street, with aggravated assault, reckless endangerment and terroristic threats in connection to last week’s incident on West Brookdale Street. District Judge Ronald Manescu arraigned the... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Cops: Man tried to rob market to get money for drug fines- Police say a Pennsylvania man broke into a market so he could get money to pa
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted yesterday
- Police say a Pennsylvania man broke into a market so he could get money to pay his court fines for marijuana possession. Allentown police arrested Edwin Cuadrado in the attempted burglary at Heresh's Market early Monday. Police say the... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Cops: Man tried to rob market to get money for drug fines- Police say a Pennsylvania man broke into a market so he could get money to pa
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
- Police say a Pennsylvania man broke into a market so he could get money to pay his court fines for marijuana possession. Allentown police arrested Edwin Cuadrado in the attempted burglary at Heresh's Market early Monday. Police say the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Cops: Man tried to rob market to get money for drug fines- Police say a Pennsylvania man broke into a market so he could get money to pa
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
- Police say a Pennsylvania man broke into a market so he could get money to pay his court fines for marijuana possession. Allentown police arrested Edwin Cuadrado in the attempted burglary at Heresh's Market early Monday. Police say the... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Cops: Man tried to rob market to get money for drug fines- Police say a Pennsylvania man broke into a market so he could get money to pa
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
- Police say a Pennsylvania man broke into a market so he could get money to pay his court fines for marijuana possession. Allentown police arrested Edwin Cuadrado in the attempted burglary at Heresh's Market early Monday. Police say the... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Cops: Man tried to rob market to get money for drug fines- Police say a Pennsylvania man broke into a market so he could get money to pa
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted yesterday
- Police say a Pennsylvania man broke into a market so he could get money to pay his court fines for marijuana possession. Allentown police arrested Edwin Cuadrado in the attempted burglary at Heresh's Market early Monday. Police say the... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Cops: Man tried to rob market to get money for drug fines- Police say a Pennsylvania man broke into a market so he could get money to pa
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted yesterday
- Police say a Pennsylvania man broke into a market so he could get money to pay his court fines for marijuana possession. Allentown police arrested Edwin Cuadrado in the attempted burglary at Heresh's Market early Monday. Police say the... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Cops: Man tried to rob market to get money for drug fines- Police say a Pennsylvania man broke into a market so he could get money to pa
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
- Police say a Pennsylvania man broke into a market so he could get money to pay his court fines for marijuana possession. Allentown police arrested Edwin Cuadrado in the attempted burglary at Heresh's Market early Monday. Police say the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Cops: Man tried to rob market to get money for drug fines- Police say a Pennsylvania man broke into a market so he could get money to pa
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
- Police say a Pennsylvania man broke into a market so he could get money to pay his court fines for marijuana possession. Allentown police arrested Edwin Cuadrado in the attempted burglary at Heresh's Market early Monday. Police say the... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Cops: Man tried to rob market to get money for drug fines- Police say a Pennsylvania man broke into a market so he could get money to pa
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
- Police say a Pennsylvania man broke into a market so he could get money to pay his court fines for marijuana possession. Allentown police arrested Edwin Cuadrado in the attempted burglary at Heresh's Market early Monday. Police say the... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Cops: Man tried to rob market to get money for drug fines- Police say a Pennsylvania man broke into a market so he could get money to pa
FOX Carolina / Posted yesterday
- Police say a Pennsylvania man broke into a market so he could get money to pay his court fines for marijuana possession. Allentown police arrested Edwin Cuadrado in the attempted burglary at Heresh's Market early Monday. Police say the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Cops: Man tried to rob market to get money for drug fines- Police say a Pennsylvania man broke into a market so he could get money to pa
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
- Police say a Pennsylvania man broke into a market so he could get money to pay his court fines for marijuana possession. Allentown police arrested Edwin Cuadrado in the attempted burglary at Heresh's Market early Monday. Police say the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Suspected burglar says he needed cash to pay pot finesAllentown police charged Edwin J. Cuadrado in connection to an attempted break-
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
Allentown police charged Edwin J. Cuadrado in connection to an attempted break-in at Heresh’s Market early Monday morning in the 100 block of South 17th Street. District Judge Rod Beck arraigned the 20-year-old, setting bail at $40,000. Police were... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
UPDATE: Missing Allentown teenager foundALLENTOWN, Pa. - UPDATE: Allentown police have located a missing teenager. Acc
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
ALLENTOWN, Pa. - UPDATE: Allentown police have located a missing teenager. According to police, Camron Davila walked into a local hospital Monday night after missing for more than 15 hours. Davila went missing around 7 a.m. in Allentown in the area... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Allentown police searching for missing autistic teenagerALLENTOWN, Pa. - Allentown police need the public’s help finding a missing teen
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Allentown police need the public’s help finding a missing teenager who has autism. Camron Davila, 15, was last seen Monday around 7 a.m. in Allentown in the area of N. 4th and Greenleaf Streets. Davila is described as a Hispanic... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police searching for man involved in purse theft at food storePa. - A 32-year-old female is the victim of an alleged theft at GIANT Food Stor
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
Pa. - A 32-year-old female is the victim of an alleged theft at GIANT Food Stores in Lower Macungie Township. On Sept. 16, police report a wallet was removed from the victim's purse while shopping. The actor then attempted to use the credit cards... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Dispute Over Texts Between Kids Lead to Deadly Shootingerupted when three men and a woman went to return the phone, and one person was
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 6 days ago
erupted when three men and a woman went to return the phone, and one person was hit with a pistol in an 11th Street home. Allentown Police Chief Glen Dorney said Thursday the death could have been prevented if police were called sooner. A... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Lehigh DA: Men may have fatally shot each other in AllentownVera Jr., 28, were taken to Lehigh Valley Hospital where they were pronounced d
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
Vera Jr., 28, were taken to Lehigh Valley Hospital where they were pronounced dead after the noon shooting on October 3rd. Allentown police said the shooting occurred at the intersection of North 4th and Washington streets. DA Martin says the case... Read more
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The Morning Call
DA: Probe finds the 2 men who died last week in daylight shooting fired at each otherother, the district attorney said Thursday about the preliminary findings of th
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
other, the district attorney said Thursday about the preliminary findings of the police probe into the Oct. 3 shooting. Allentown police were dispatched to the shooting at Fourth and Washington streets that left the two men dead and a bustling... Read more
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The Express-Times
'Inappropriate' texts led to dispute and homicide in Allentown, DA saysCoroner Scott Grim ruled the death a homicide, caused by a gunshot wound to the
The Express-Times / Posted 6 days ago
Coroner Scott Grim ruled the death a homicide, caused by a gunshot wound to the head. As a result of the investigation by Allentown police Detective Robert Busch and other city officers and Detective Kevin Mriss, of the Lehigh County Homicide Task... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Arrest made in shooting death of 19-oldPa. - Authorities have arrested a 25-year-old man in connection to Tuesday's sh
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
Pa. - Authorities have arrested a 25-year-old man in connection to Tuesday's shooting death of a 19-year-old in Allentown. Allentown police charged Christian A. Diaz-Dejesus with a single count of criminal homicide in the shooting death of Carlos... Read more
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The Morning Call
DA: Man arrested in N.J., charged in Allentown homicideAlberto Diaz-DeJesus, but plans to hold a news conference at 4 p.m. Online cou
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
Alberto Diaz-DeJesus, but plans to hold a news conference at 4 p.m. Online court records indicate the warrant was filed by Allentown police in connection with a homicide Tuesday night, however, the warrant is not yet publicly available. The only... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Pennsylvania man, 19, fatally shot after 'fender bender'- Witnesses say a 19-year-old man fatally shot in Pennsylvania's third-largest
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 6 days ago
- Witnesses say a 19-year-old man fatally shot in Pennsylvania's third-largest city was gunned down after a fender bender. Allentown police on Thursday were still seeking the suspect who shot Carlos Pascual Richiez. Police say the victim was shot... Read more
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Philly.com
Pennsylvania man, 19, fatally shot after 'fender bender'- Witnesses say a 19-year-old man fatally shot in Pennsylvania's third-largest
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
- Witnesses say a 19-year-old man fatally shot in Pennsylvania's third-largest city was gunned down after a fender bender. Allentown police on Thursday were still seeking the suspect who shot Carlos Pascual Richiez. Police say the victim was shot... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown 10th Street ShootingAllentown police investigate the death of Carlos Pascual Richiez, 19, who was s
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
Allentown police investigate the death of Carlos Pascual Richiez, 19, who was shot in the head about 9:50 p.m. Tuesday after his car had a minor collision with another at 10th and Chestnut streets. Witnesses said the shooter drove away.... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Shooting death in Allentown sparks more concern from residentsin the neighborhood in the last few months, making some feel uneasy. "He doesn
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
in the neighborhood in the last few months, making some feel uneasy. "He doesn't want to me to live here anymore. He wants me to move from here," DeJesus said about her son. Anyone with information is asked to call Allentown police at 610-437-7... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown 'grandmother' files lawsuit alleging police used excessive forcesearched her home without a warrant, the suit claims. It is the latest in a st
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
searched her home without a warrant, the suit claims. It is the latest in a string of federal civil rights claims against Allentown police that have resulted in 10 settlements totaling at least $983,500 since 2015. At least three have been... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Memorial grows for man shot dead in Allentowntowed a car away from the scene. "It's not the kind of thing that happens up h
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
towed a car away from the scene. "It's not the kind of thing that happens up here. and this is really surprising to me where this happened in this part of town," O'Neal said. Anyone with information is asked to call Allentown police at 610-437-77... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
69News NETCAST forHere's a look at our top stories this afternoon: Memorial grows for man shot de
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
Here's a look at our top stories this afternoon: Memorial grows for man shot dead in Allentown; Police investigate shooting in Tamaqua; Monroe County father charged in shooting death of his son; President Trump to talk tax reform in visit to... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown man, 19, shot and killed minutes after 'fender bender,' family saysnight’s killing of a 19-year-old man who was shot minutes after his car was in
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
night’s killing of a 19-year-old man who was shot minutes after his car was in a crash at 10th and Chestnut streets in Allentown. Police Capt. William Lake said Richiez was shot near the intersection about 9:51 p.m. He died 23 minutes later at... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Allentown shooting victim, 19, dies from injuriesVIDEO Allentown shooting victim dies ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Allentown police are inv
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
VIDEO Allentown shooting victim dies ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Allentown police are investigating a homicide. It happened at 10th and Chestnut streets just before 10 p.m. Tuesday night. Police said a 19-year-old was shot and taken to the hospital, where he... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Shooting in Allentown leaves man with life-threatening injuriesALLENTOWN, Pa. - Police say a man was shot in Allentown Tuesday night. Accordi
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Police say a man was shot in Allentown Tuesday night. According to the Allentown Police Department, around 10 p.m. police responded to a shooting at 10th and Chestnut streets. Officers say when they arrived on scene and they found... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Man allegedly pulls gun outside Redner's grocery storeMarket Friday afternoon. District Judge Rod beck arraigned the 39-year-old late
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 days ago
Market Friday afternoon. District Judge Rod beck arraigned the 39-year-old later that night, setting bail at $100,000. Allentown police were called to the Airport Road grocery store about 12:30 p.m. Friday to investigate a reported disturbance... Read more
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The Morning Call
Police search for armed robber after convenience store stick-upin Allentown’s West End at gunpoint. A clerk at the Top Star convenience store
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
in Allentown’s West End at gunpoint. A clerk at the Top Star convenience store on the 2000 block of Tilghman Street told Allentown police officers that a man entered the store at 12:18 p.m. Saturday, hit the clerk, brandished a handgun and... Read more
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The Express-Times
A top 10 fugitive and a father and son on the run arrestedsheriff's deputies from the Criminal Warrants Unit, Pennsylvania State Police,
The Express-Times / Posted 11 days ago
sheriff's deputies from the Criminal Warrants Unit, Pennsylvania State Police, Pennsylvania State Parole agents and, in these three cases, Allentown police. Courtesy photo | For lehighvalleylive.com Courtesy photo | For lehighva... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Crash closes southbound lanes of Lehigh Street in AllentownSaturday morning. At least two vehicles were involved in the accident just bef
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 days ago
Saturday morning. At least two vehicles were involved in the accident just before 8 a.m. at Lehigh and Glenwood streets. Allentown police said at least one person was seriously injured. The southbound lanes of Lehigh Street are closed from... Read more
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The Morning Call
Accident near Home Depot in Allentown results in serious injury, shuts down trafficnear The Home Depot in Allentown has shut down a portion of Lehigh Street and r
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
near The Home Depot in Allentown has shut down a portion of Lehigh Street and resulted in at least one “serious injury,” Allentown police Capt. Bill Lake said. Lake said southbound traffic on Lehigh Street has been shut down, from Downyflake... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley cities mixed bag in violent crime rates in 2016gang violence, the heroin epidemic and robbery rings that targeted city conveni
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
gang violence, the heroin epidemic and robbery rings that targeted city convenience stores and banks. In response, Allentown police collaborated with the district attorney’s office and probation and parole departments and created a gang... Read more
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The Express-Times
14 Allentown cold cases that police want your help solvingIn 2015, the Allentown Police Department created a cold case team to help crack
The Express-Times / Posted 13 days ago
In 2015, the Allentown Police Department created a cold case team to help crack 15 unsolved murder and missing persons cases. That same year, a witness came forward in the killing of Adel Malek in July 1998. Malek, a store owner, was fatally shot... Read more
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The Morning Call
AROUND THE VALLEY: Central Catholic's Wall of Fame ceremony goes outdoorsValley Sports Hall of Fame Board of Directors welcomed two new board members —
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
Valley Sports Hall of Fame Board of Directors welcomed two new board members — former Allen basketball player and current Allentown police detective Luiz Garcia and former East Stroudsburg South basketball coach and athletic director and longtime... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem funeral set for Allentown woman killed in stabbingsaid Allen went to the Gordon Street home to pick up the clothes and other belo
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
said Allen went to the Gordon Street home to pick up the clothes and other belongings of her mother, who was moving out. Allentown police said Thursday they still are investigating how Allen’s visit ended fatally. Moore said the family will pull... Read more
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