Residents and community groups marched on Saturday in West Philadelphia to call for an end to gun violence.
Philadelphia police are searching for the driver who fled the scene after striking a young pedestrian Tuesday morning.
An off-duty police officer from Chester, Pennsylvania was involved in a shooting that occurred in West Philadelphia.
US congressman Chaka Fattah secured the federal funds for the project.
Philadelphia police are searching for three men who were caught on tape stealing a cell phone from a victim aboard a SEPTA bus.