TTAPR on November 23rd, 2013

Teachers in the Buffalo Public School system are speaking out about a so-called cycle of violence at Riverside High. The outcry comes after a teacher was reportedly jumped by a student Wednesday afternoon. The student has been arrested and stands accused of assault. Buffalo Teachers Federation President Phil Rumore said, “What apparently happened is that [...]

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Montgomery Public Schools leaders and Montgomery police held a meeting to address safety concerns, after a threatening message was found in the school bathroom at Lee High School. Most of the parents at the meeting were not just concerned with the recent threat, they’re also frustrated with what they say is a dangerous environment at [...]

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TTAPR on November 23rd, 2013

A 14-year-old Massachusetts boy used an object to sexually assault his popular high school algebra teacher before killing and robbing her, according to an indictment issued Thursday. Philip Chism has been held without bail since shortly after the Oct. 22 slaying of 24-year-old Colleen Ritzer, whose body was found behind Danvers High School after she [...]

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U.S. Rep. Grace Meng, D-N.Y., was assaulted and robbed in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday, her office confirmed. Meng, 38, was walking to her Washington apartment after having dinner with a friend when an attacker hit her in the back of the head and stole her handbag as she fell to the ground, according to a [...]

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TTAPR on November 22nd, 2013

Police say they are investigating the two women punched in the head in Columbia Heights on Thursday and Friday as simple assaults. But the victims wonder if they were targets of the Knockout game. It’s a game being played by teens in some cities where groups of people attack innocent victims, with the intention of [...]

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“Knockout” attacks have been reported in several states around the country and now investigators believe three people have been attacked in our area. Police in Lower Merion are investigating two attacks in the area, and Philadelphia detectives are investigating an attack in Northeast Philadelphia. Videos from cities around the country show people being punched and [...]

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TTAPR on November 22nd, 2013

Six teens were arrested in fight at a Wichita high school Tuesday afternoon. An SRO at Southeast High School called for backup when the fight broke out near the cafeteria around 12:15 this afternoon. Wichita Police Lt. Sam Hanley said it started when someone said something that offended someone else, and erupted to a fight [...]

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TTAPR on November 22nd, 2013

Two juveniles have been arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with the shooting of a 16-year-old boy in a Hayward park, police said Wednesday. Kristopher Prasinos was found near the Centennial Park baseball diamond at 24000 Amador St. about 3:30 p.m. Monday. The teenager, who lived in Hayward, died at a hospital. Investigators determined [...]

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A deadly “game” called “Knockout” is crossing the nation, in which they try to punch a randomly-selected person walking by on the street so hard with one blow that knocks them unconscious—but the results have sometime proven fatal. In the New York area in particular, there also seems to be an anti-Semitic motivation to some [...]

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