Jessica Streeper pleaded guilty to felony sex charges that could put her behind bars in state prison for several years.
Philadelphia Police are investigating a shooting that took place Sunday evening in the Point Breeze section of the city.
It happened just before 3 p.m. along the 600 block of North Preston Street in the city’s Mantua section.
A student at Edinboro University was arrested Saturday after shooting two other students a block from campus, authorities said.
Police say an 11-year-old girl was accidentally shot by her brother Saturday afternoon in Northeast Philadelphia.
Authorities in Montgomery County said the man’s body was found shortly before midnight Friday on a street in Pottstown.
Authorities say two elderly people were the victims of a home invasion Friday morning in the Bustleton section of Northeast Philadelphia.
Authorities say Philadelphia Police drew their weapons and fired a round at a suspect carrying a shotgun overnight, then chased the suspect on foot in North Philadelphia.
Police charged one 15-year-old boy in connection with the murder last Thursday of a man walking his dog in West Philadelphia, and a second 15-year-old, the alleged triggerman, surrendered to authorities early Friday morning.
Brandon Tate-Brown was fatally shot in the head in Mayfair. According to investigators, he struggled with police officers who stopped him for not having his headlights on.
Lawrence Carroll, 46, of Devon, Pa., was charged a year ago with abusing a child between 1990 and 1995 inside a home he owned in Tredyffrin Township.
There are new developments in the murder investigation of the man who was gunned down last week while walking his dog in the Overbrook section of Philadelphia.
Former Camden firefighter Shane Streater went on disability in 2010, citing two on-the-job vehicle accidents that injured his back and neck. Investigators say he was later engaging in mixed martial arts.
Today, at the SXSW Interactive Conference, in Austin, Tex., the cofounders of Yik Yak took the stage to defend the service against criticisms that it enabled cyberbullying.
Damon Oliver, 40, was sentenced as part of a plea deal to 9½-23 months in prison.
Surveillance video captures people illegally dumping furniture, mattresses, and unwanted pets in Camden. Police were asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the perpetrators.