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Suspect wanted in purse theft. (credit: Philadelphia Police)

VIDEO: Man Displays ‘Police-Type’ Badge, Steals Woman’s Purse In Cobbs Creek

Philadelphia police are searching for the suspect who was caught on tape displaying a “police-type” badge and then stealing a female’s purse.

04/21/2015

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Community Marches To End Gun Violence In Philadelphia

Residents and community groups marched on Saturday in West Philadelphia to call for an end to gun violence.

09/27/2014

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5-Year-Old Struck By Hit-Run Driver In West Philadelphia

Philadelphia police are searching for the driver who fled the scene after striking a young pedestrian Tuesday morning.

02/11/2014

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Off-Duty Officer Involved In West Philadelphia Shooting

An off-duty police officer from Chester, Pennsylvania was involved in a shooting that occurred in West Philadelphia.

12/02/2012

(Local and federal officials praise recent upgrades to the 52nd Street corridor in West Philadelphia.  Credit: Steve Tawa)

Officials Celebrate $300,000 Makeover of 52nd St. Retail Corridor

US congressman Chaka Fattah secured the federal funds for the project.

10/15/2012

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Caught On Tape: Passenger Robbed Aboard SEPTA Bus

Philadelphia police are searching for three men who were caught on tape stealing a cell phone from a victim aboard a SEPTA bus.

03/28/2012