Student shot Monday night at Widener University in Chester, Pa.

From Widener University: A Widener University student was shot Monday evening. The student is currently under treatment at Crozer-Chester Medical Center. The family has been notified, and our thoughts are with them at this time. The Chester Police Department has secured the campus, and they believe there is no active shooter at this time. Students are asked to remain indoors until at least 6 a.m. Tuesday morning. We will update with more information at it becomes available.

Shooter kills man outside bar in Pottstown early Friday morning

Evidence markers tell the story as police investigate the crime scene where a man was shot to death early Friday morning outside a bar in Pottstown, Montgomery County, PA. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Tom Kelly III. Responding police units found the wounded man near the intersection of North Charlotte Street and…

Coatesville buyback takes in 40 guns

Police collected 40 firearms in anonymous buyback event Saturday in Coatesville, PA. Participants dropped off 23 handguns and 17 long guns in exchange for $100 gift cards. The program was funded by community sponsors and outreach organizations in an effort to rid the city of unwanted firearms. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by…

Neighbor killed in crossfire; suspect in custody after gun battle in Warminster

Police officers escort┬ásuspect Andrew Cairns into Warminster Police headquarters in Bucks County, Pennsylvania early Wednesday morning. Police say that they negotiated his surrender following an armed standoff and an exchange of gunfire during which a neighbor was shot and killed. Photographs by Joseph Kaczmarek for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project According to police, they responded…