New Garden police talk gangs, drugs with public

Packed house for town hall meeting, residents learn about local policing By Mike McGann, Editor, The Times In addition to talks and a question & answer session and some one-on-one face time for residents with many of the uniformed department members, the township police unveiled their new Website and offered demonstrations of the use of various pieces of police equipment. Chief of Police...

Pileggi, Hogan press for new anti-gang legislation

Would seek to make recruiting new members a crime for gangmembers By Mike McGann, Editor, The Times State Sen. Dominic Pileggi (R-9) announces new legislation Monday aimed at curtailing gang activity on Chester County, as Chester County District Attorney Thomas Hogan looks on. NEW GARDEN — Three Chester County legislators and the county’s District Attorney want to stop growing gang activity...