Krasner: Detectives lied, defense covered for them — but defendant is still guilty.
An assistant district attorney admitted making a procedural error in the case.
Officials permanently closed the Frankford Avenue homeless encampment on Thursday.
"We’re going to turn the country into a place where criminal records are not documents of racism."
He might be the country's first district attorney to do it.
Krasner’s office is seeking an immediate trial in the homicide case against former PPD officer Ryan Pownall
Defense attorneys want a preliminary hearing first.
But they vow to be more judicious and fair about it.
The case is a test of DA Larry Krasner's vow to hold police accountable.
The decision hinged on video that still hasn't been made public.