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"Bonnie" Back In Philadelphia Court After Violating Probation

By Tony Hanson

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Philadelphia’s own Bonnie, of Bonnie and Clyde ID theft fame, is scheduled to make a federal court appearance today in connection with new crimes she committed in California. 144 more words

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New Unit In Philly DA's Office Looks For Innocent People Convicted Of Serious Crimes

By Tony Hanson

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – One of Philadelphia’s most successful, respected and aggressive prosecutors is now on the hunt for the innocent.

DA Seth Williams  announced this week the formation of a new unit, the Conviction Relief Unit, and it will be led by veteran homicide prosecutor Mark Gilson. 129 more words

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Alleged Victims Of Human Trafficking For Sex In Philadelphia Speak In Federal Court

By Tony Hanson

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Testimony in an alleged human trafficking for prostitution case has ended in federal court in Philadelphia.

The jury has heard from three women — including a woman who was just 16 years old at the time, and they have testified they worked for the defendant, who allegedly used violence and the threat of violence to control them. 167 more words

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Serial Rapist Sentenced, Confronted With Emotional Carnage He Caused

By Tony Hanson

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A 30-year-old Philadelphia man has been sentenced to at least 35 years in prison for a series of rapes. 161 more words

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Trial Underway For Philadelphia Man Charged With Human Trafficking

By Tony Hanson

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Trial is underway in a federal case of alleged human trafficking for sex.

KYW’s Tony Hanson reports the defendant, from Philadelphia, allegedly used force and threats to control his prostitutes, including a girl who was just 16-years-old at the time. 137 more words

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West Philadelphia Man Sentenced in Hot Coffee Attack Case

By Tony Hanson

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A West Philadelphia man has been sentenced to prison for a devastating attack on a donut shop worker.

The prosecutor says 54-year-old David Timbers has been sentenced to 23 months in prison for throwing hot coffee that injured and scarred the young woman. 130 more words

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Jury Acquits PA State Trooper Accused Of Stomping Handcuffed Man

By Tony Hanson

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A Pennsylvania state trooper was found not guilty Monday in a case that charged him with deprivation of civil rights. 224 more words

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