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About three months ago, high school student Amy Joyner-Francis lost her life after she was involved in an altercation with three other girls in a women’s restroom at her school.  A 16-year-old female was formally charged in Joyner-Francis’ death, and now the judge is considering charging her as an adult. The 16-year-old, appeared in court this past Monday, where […]

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About three weeks ago, high school student Amy Joyner-Francis lost her life after she was involved in an altercation with three other girls in a women’s restroom at her school.  The three other females involved have now been formally charged in the death of 16-year-old Joyner-Francis. Cell phone video footage from the incident has been […]

Police charged three teens in the school bathroom beating death of Amy Joyner-Francis. The medical examiner said the assault triggered a pre-existing heart condition that caused her death.

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Hearts are heavy in Delaware after a 16-year-old girl lost her life due to a fight that broke out in the women’s restroom at school.  The female, whose identity has not yet been released, was a Sophomore at Howard High School of Technology in Wilmington. ABC News reports that an altercation involving two other girls broke out in the […]

A Delaware officer who kicked a man in the head during an August 2013 arrest has returned to the force on administrative leave.

A Delaware police officer has been acquitted of kicking a Black man in the face and breaking his jaw during a 2013 arrest.

One of Black history's most poignant heroes is finally getting justice after he was tried as a criminal for freeing slaves as a conductor on the Underground Railroad.

A standoff between a wheelchair-bound man and Delaware police officers ended tragically when the disabled man was shot to death in a blast of gunfire on…

Middletown, DE .The family of 20-y-old #TySawyer is now in mourning after the young man was brutally beaten 2 death. pic.twitter.com/21neYd3T3c — Truly Blue (@violetesrblue)…

Jakiyah McKoy (pictured), a 7-year-old who was crowned Little Miss Hispanic Delaware last month, has been stripped of her title, amid outbursts that she is not…

Most three-year-old boys would panic if they saw their aunt collapse to the ground from a seizure. But not Tyrone Copeland (pictured) of Wilmington, Delaware.…

WILMINGTON, Del. — Serena Wardlaw was arrested on assault charges for allegedly beating her 9-year-old son with an extension cord for taking a check from her checkbook so that he could buy a book from his school’s book fair. The Grio reports: An investigation revealed that Wardlaw was enraged when she found out that her […]