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1 hr ago | News Times
A psychiatric patient who killed his caseworker - and grazed his psychiatrist before the doctor pulled out his own weapon and fired back - has a lengthy history of gun arrests, violence and mental health problems, authorities said.
5 hrs ago | Patch.com
The following was provided to Patch by Delaware County Community College: After much planning, the College and the Marple Police Department, in conjunction with many other local law enforcement, fire and emergency management agencies, held an emergency preparedness exercise [Friday].
9 hrs ago | Boston Herald
An officer walks near the scene of a shooting Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital in Darby, Pa.
11 hrs ago | CBS Local
What security changes, if any, will come at local hospitals and health care facilities in the wake of Thursday's deadly shooting inside a medical office on the campus of Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital, in Delaware County? Even before this incident, a coalition of more than 60 hospitals in the Philadelphia area would meet regularly to talk about events ... (more)
14 hrs ago | WTVC
A man who authorities say fatally shot a caseworker at a hospital complex near Philadelphia and was then shot by his psychiatrist remains listed in critical condition.
17 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com
A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Friday: Delaware County authorities say a psychiatric patient, Richard Plotts, fatally shot a caseworker who accompanied him to an appointment with a psychiatrist at Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital on Thursday.
18 hrs ago | CBS Local
Primum non nocere. Above all, do no harm. It's safe to say that many physicians, nationwide, have this philosophy.
A long federal investigation into the Philadelphia Traffic Court has ended with five judges being acquitted of conspiring to fix tickets.
A gunman who had shot two people, killing one, at a Delaware County hospital was stopped Thursday afternoon when his own doctor shot him.
Home sellers in Pennsylvania are under no obligation to disclose if a house was the site of a murder, a suicide, or even satanic rituals, according to the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania.
We are following breaking news in Darby, Pa. where one female employee is dead and two are wounded in a shooting at the wellness center on the Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital campus.
The shooting occurred around 2:15 p.m. on the third floor at the Darby, Pa. medical center in Delaware County.
He walked into the Upper Darby Community Policing Center on Long Lane near Radbourne Road about 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, just steps behind a woman.
Pennsylvania Supreme Court justice J. Michael Eakin. Read Eakin's profile. Sellers of properties where horrific events - such as murders - have occurred do not have a legal obligation to tell prospective buyers about those tragedies, the state Supreme Court has determined.
A man who received his third driving under the influence offense Sunday morning for causing a three-car collision in Upper Darby found himself on the road again that evening when he fell out of a moving constable's van that was transporting him to prison, police said.
Animal advocates are getting creative, taking to the stage as they spread the message to adopt rather than shop for a family pet.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 11:31 pm
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