#GunCrisis Monthly: February, 2014

One woman comforts another at the scene after a man and woman were found shot to death in North Philadelphia. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

One woman comforts another at the scene after a man and woman were found shot to death in North Philadelphia. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

Top stories:

In January, 84 people were shot during 74 incidents reported across Philadelphia — including eight double shootings and one incident in which three men were shot — based on our original reporting, media reports, police officials and other sources.

In January, 84 people were shot during 74 incidents reported across Philadelphia — including eight double shootings and one incident in which three men were shot — based on our original reporting, media reports, police officials and other sources.

Maps and Data:

Loved ones embrace as police remove the body of a man found shot to death in the Feltonville section of Philadelphia. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

Loved ones embrace as police remove the body of a man found shot to death in the Feltonville section of Philadelphia. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

Major incidents:

Members of the Philadelphia Police Department and SEPTA Transit Police joined family members for a service held in in memory of Officer John Pawlowski, slain by a gunman five years ago. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

Members of the Philadelphia Police Department and SEPTA Transit Police joined family members for a service held in memory of Officer John Pawlowski, slain by a gunman five years ago. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

Line of duty:

Investigators gather at the scene where a teenager was shot and killed in North Philadelphia. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

Investigators gather at the scene where a teenager was shot and killed in North Philadelphia. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

National Reports:

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