Membership Card
Support PBS SoCal by becoming a member today.
Other Ways to Give Card
Discover all the ways you can make a difference.
Connect with Our Team Card
The Leadership, Advancement, Membership and Special Events teams are here to help.
Part 6 | Philly D.A. | Episode 6
Access to this video is a benefit for members through
Independent Lens

Part 6 | Philly D.A. | Episode 6

The Kensington neighborhood, plagued by the opioid crisis, is derided by local media as the "Wal-Mart of Heroin," but to Philadelphia City Councilmember Maria Quiñones-Sánchez it’s home. The D.A. favors safe injection sites. Locals are fed up. Caught in the middle, Quiñones-Sánchez arranges a town hall, but will Krasner’s brassy style backfire and undermine community support for his unorthodox pla

Read more
Support Provided By
Full Episodes
Season
Home From School: The Children Of Carlisle
Episode
55:18
Independent Lens

Home From School: The Children Of Carlisle

Native Americans recover the remains of children who died at an Indian boarding school.
Season 23 Episode 5
Duty Free
Episode
54:30
Independent Lens

Duty Free

After losing her lifelong job, a mom teams up with her son to fulfill her bucket list.
Season 23 Episode 4
Storm Lake
Episode
1:25:48
Independent Lens

Storm Lake

Inside the family-run newspaper keeping local journalism alive.
Season 23 Episode 3
Ferguson Rises
Episode
1:21:28
Independent Lens

Ferguson Rises

Michael Brown Sr. seeks justice after a white police officer kills his son in Ferguson.
Season 23 Episode 2
Cured
Episode
54:25
Independent Lens

Cured

When homosexuality was considered an illness to be “cured," LGBTQ activists fought back.
Season 23 Episode 1
rfMzRO9-asset-mezzanine-16x9-Kbvk6dx.png
Episode
55:45
Independent Lens

Part 8 | Philly D.A. | Episode 8

Frustrated Krasner supporters warn he must accelerate plans to phase out cash bail.
Season 22 Episode 20
UbtzUU8-asset-mezzanine-16x9-Ca1exbS.png
Episode
55:45
Independent Lens

Part 7 | Philly D.A. | Episode 7

Krasner must decide whether to pursue a rarity—murder charges against a cop.
Season 22 Episode 19
bGrX8p3-asset-mezzanine-16x9-QjqJr6Q.png
Episode
55:50
Independent Lens

Part 5 | Philly D.A | Episode 5

A skeptical parole board and his own pride stand between a man and freedom.
Season 22 Episode 17
XqyhV0f-asset-mezzanine-16x9-N8ovACV.png
Episode
55:45
Independent Lens

Part 4 | Philly D.A. | Episode 4

LaTonya Myers fights for probation reform, but any slip-up could send her back to prison.
Season 22 Episode 16
99cM2vu-asset-mezzanine-16x9-SyWglwt.png
Episode
55:45
Independent Lens

Part 3 | Philly D.A. | Episode 3

The murder of a police sergeant tests the D.A.’s resolve to never seek the death penalty.
Season 22 Episode 15
Active loading indicator