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DATA Snapshot: Incidents, Arrests, and Charges — July 2022

The chart below generated by the District Attorney’s Transparency Analytics (DATA) Lab highlights the number of incidents reported by the public to the Philadelphia Police Department (PPD) from November 1, 2021, to April 30, 2022. The graph then breaks down the number of incidents with arrests...

DAO CARES Newsletter – August 2022

The Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office Crisis Assistance, Response, & Engagement for Survivors (CARES) Unit, which provides trauma-informed support to co-victims of homicide, observes International Peace Month in its August 2022 newsletter. This latest edition also includes a message from...

For the Commonwealth: Assistant District Attorney Chesley Lightsey

New in For the Commonwealth: Assistant District Attorney Chesley Lightsey (currently the Interim Supervisor for the DAO‘s Juvenile Unit) helped secure justice in a case involving a 40-year-old woman convicted for her role in the 2019 abuse and death of a 4-year-old child in her care. The Hon....

DATA Snapshot: Incidents, Arrests, and Charges — June 2022

The chart below generated by the District Attorney’s Transparency Analytics (DATA) Lab highlights the number of incidents reported by the public to the Philadelphia Police Department (PPD) from October 1, 2021, to March 31, 2022. The graph then breaks down the number of incidents with arrests made...

DAO CARES Newsletter – June 2022

The Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office Crisis Assistance, Response, & Engagement for Survivors (CARES) Unit, which provides trauma-informed support to co-victims of homicide, observes LGBTQIA+ Awareness Month in its June 2022 newsletter. Educate yourself and others about the epidemic of...