Commissioner Charles Ramsey
Police in Philadelphia have started testing body cameras, a move that comes as the head of the force joined a presidential task force on modern law enforcement.
Beginning later this week, New Year’s day, Philadelphia police will enact new interview policies to protect the rights of suspects and witnesses. And police officials see other benefits in upcoming policy changes.
Mayor Michael Nutter expects 600,000 people to show up on the Parkway and more than one million to pass through the various city activities.
Tens of thousands turned out for the 10-mile race, the biggest of its kind in the country, and it went as well as organizers had hoped.
Jonathan McNesby, president of FOP Lodge 5, says Commissioner Charles Ramsey’s decision to fire Lieutenant Jonathan Josey will be appealed.
The outrage spread as fast as the video. With nearly a million hits in two days, the YouTube video of Lt. Jonathan Josey punching Aida Guzman, 39, has gone viral, picked up by news networks across the country.
Philadelphia police have not yet filed charges in the murder of Officer Moses Walker Jr., but more details regarding the criminal history of the 23-year-old person of interest have emerged.
Philadelphia police are on the hunt for the suspect alleged to have shot and killed off-duty 22nd District Police Officer Moses Walker Junior early Saturday morning in North Philadelphia.
Police have one child in custody, and they’re looking for two others, after a violent home-invasion in the Hunting Park section of Philadelphia.
An entire nation is speaking up for Trayvon Martin, from his parents to the President of the United States.
A retired Philadelphia police captain arrested in uniform during Occupy Wall Street protests in New York City is getting a warning from police and union officials.
In all, six kids are due in family court today, all facing charges for attacks on July 29th. Three of them are charged in the attack of a man near 4th and Walnut. The other three, ages 11, 16, and 17 are charged with the center city rampage.
At 9 p.m. Friday, community members joined city leaders, determined to walk the walk in their fight against flash mobs.
Philadelphia Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that took place in the city’s Frankford section Monday afternoon.
A shootout between police and an armed suspect leaves the suspect dead and an officer counting his blessings.