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File photo: Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey. (credit: CBS)

Black Lives Matter Protester Defends Shouting Down Commissioner Ramsey

Asa Khalif, the founder and President of Racial Unity USA, defended a Black Lives Matter protest that interrupted and shouted down Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey at a community forum.

09/02/2015

Protesters interrupt an event by Charles Ramsey. (Credit: CBS 3)

Commissioner Ramsey Interrupted By Protesters During Community Event

About 15 minutes into what was supposed to be an hour discussion, demonstrators began to chant, making it impossible for him to continue.

09/02/2015

News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | August 18

Chris discussed Stevie Wonder’s surprise free concert at Dilworth Plaza, Congressman Chaka Fattah’s call for a review of his prosecutors, and Philadelphia’s ‘day of kindness.’

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/18/2015

File Photo: Philadelphia Police commissioner Charles Ramsey. (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Ramsey Weighs In On Nation’s Community Policing Progress 1 Year Post-Ferguson

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey says the controversy forced a shift in policing nationwide.

08/10/2015

File photo: Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey. (credit: CBS)

Philadelphia’s Police Commissioner Addresses Spike In Hit And Runs

Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey acknowledges there’s been a larger than usual number of hit and run accidents in the city lately, and he puts the onus on drivers.

08/04/2015

Mayor Michael Nutter. (File photo by Mike Dunn)

Acquitted Officers Sue Mayor, District Attorney And Police Commissioner, Claiming Defamation

Five former members of the Philadelphia narcotics squad are now suing the mayor, police commissioner and district attorney for defamation.

07/28/2015

File photo: Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey. (credit: CBS)

Under New Policy, PPD Releases Names Of 2 Officers Involved In Shooting

The Philadelphia Police Department named two officers they say are under investigation for shooting at a suspect this past May.

07/03/2015

(As police commissioner Charles Ramsey and fire commissioner Derrick Sawyer listen, Reading Terminal Market general manager Anuj Gupta thanks first responders who worked the Amtrak train derailment last month.  Photo by Pat Loeb)

Reading Terminal Market Throws Thank-You Breakfast for Phila. First Responders

The Reading Terminal Market is more than seven miles from the scene of last month’s disastrous Amtrak train derailment, but that didn’t keep merchants at the market from admiring the quick response of police and firefighters.

06/25/2015

Jim Kenney, acknowledging his win in the Democratic mayoral primary on May 19th.  File photo from CBS3)

Kenney, Anticipating Likely November Victory, Begins Work on Hiring

Kenney says he’s not taking a victory in the mayoral race for granted, but he does plan to meet with Mayor Nutter shortly about personnel.

05/27/2015

File photo: Candidates for Philadelphia Mayor. (Credit: Randall E. Scott)

Election Analysis: Mayoral Candidates Stuck Largely To The Issues

Jim Kenney wasn’t the only winner on Primary Day in Philadelphia. Education had a big night, too.

05/19/2015

(Mayor Nutter, far left, and police commissioner Charles Ramsey, second from left, pay their respects as a wreath is placed at the Living Flame Memorial, in Franklin Square, honoring Philadelphia police and firefighters killed on the job.  Photo by Paul Kurtz)

Nutter Praises His Top Cop, Lashes Out at Mayoral Hopeful Anthony Williams

Mayor Nutter strongly defended his police commissioner after Democratic mayoral candidate Anthony Williams said that, if elected, he would not let Charles Ramsey stay on.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/06/2015

(Police oommissioner Charles Ramsey testifies at a budget hearing before Philadelphia City Council.  Image from City of Phila. TV)

In Current Climate, Fewer Minorities Want Careers as Cops, Phila. Police Commissioner Says

Philadelphia police commissioner Charles Ramsey says national incidents of police violence has made recruiting minorities for the Philadelphia police force much tougher.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/15/2015

Police Commissioner Ramsey: We Are In A “Defining Moment For Policing”

Ramsey feels that with people like Kareem Abdul-Jabbar “using words like assassination and so forth” that people’s emotions are getting in the way of helping to solve the problems that we face.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–04/11/2015

(Police commissioner Charles Ramsey, at lectern, addresses Philadelphia Police Department recruits at the National Constitutition Center.  Photo by Kristen Johanson)

In New Program, Philadelphia Police Commissioner Stresses Importance of Lawful Policing

Police commissioner Charles Ramsey spoke to a group of 80 recruits about the importance of getting back to the basics when it comes to justice, emphasizing that it all starts with the US Constitution.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/06/2015

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Police: On-Duty Philadelphia Officer Arrested For DUI, Assault

A Philadelphia police officer is in hot water after showing up at the station in a patrol car while drunk early Saturday morning.

03/28/2015

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