Nov 042015

Scranton, Lackawanna PA Murder Case News: Three 17 year old teens are facing second degree murder charges due to the death of a police officer. The circumstances are unusual in that the officer jumped over a wall during a foot chase and fell 15 feet. He sustained major injuries and died the next day. Will the second degree murder charges stick?

Jun 192015

Earlier this month, firm partner David S. Nenner secured a judgement of acquittal in a Philadelphia criminal case on June, 5, 2015. Mr. Nenner’s client was charged with attempted murder, aggravated assault, various gun charges, and fleeing police officers. The case proceeded to trial with Mr. Nenner’s client and two co-defendants. The prosecution alleged that [Read more here.]

May 112015

Police departments around the country are facing some serious credibility problems. Late last month, riots broke out in Baltimore after the tragic death of an African American man who suffered critical spinal injuries while in police custody. Although the investigation is “continuing,” it appears that the young man was the victim of a police transport [Read more here.]

Mar 122014

Over a year ago, nearly 10 Philadelphia police officers became the subject of a massive internal investigation. The allegations involved corruption and stealing drugs and money from drug dealers. Most of the officers worked in the narcotics division at the police department. In May of 2013, veteran police officer Jeffrey Walker, was arrested and charged [Read more here.]