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$10K Reward Offered In Hit-Run Of Off-Duty Philadelphia Police Officer

A $10,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of the driver responsible for fleeing the scene after striking an off-duty Philadelphia police officer.

03/28/2013

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Camden Cops Prepare To Vote On Whether To Unionize County Force

Camden County put out what FOP head John Williamson calls a “take it or leave it” offer a couple of weeks ago, with a January 31st deadline.

01/30/2013

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Nutter Administration Won’t Appeal Pay Raises Given To Police Union

The Nutter Administration has decided not to appeal two years of pay raises awarded by an arbitrator last month to the police union.

01/18/2013

(A new logo was unveiled for the Camden County Police Department, which is being formed to replace the city police department.  Credit: David Madden)

Camden FOP To Fight Camden City Police Department Layoffs

Camden’s Fraternal Order of Police and community leaders promise to fight the plan to phase out the city’s police department and convert it into a county-run Camden Metro Police Division.

01/05/2013

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Telemarketing By Police And Firefighters

An investigation by The Federal Trade Commission found many telemarketers who prayed on the goodwill of consumers by posing as police or firefighters. Here are a few questions you should ask before you give.

10/10/2012

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Officer Walker Honored With Procession In North Philadelphia

It was a solemn procession on Sunday afternoon, as slain Officer Moses Walker’s casket was carried on a horse-drawn caisson to the North Philadelphia church where his viewing was to be held.

08/26/2012

Officer Moses Walker, Jr. (Credit: Philadelphia Police)

Officer Walker’s Public Viewing Begins Sunday Afternoon

At 3:45 p.m. Sunday, a horse drawn hearse will arrive at 31st and Lehigh Avenue along with the Limousine Hearse carrying Officer Walker. The March to the Church will then begin traveling to the Deliverance Evangelistic Church at 2001 Lehigh Avenue.

08/26/2012

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Family, Friends Remember Fallen Officer At Candlelight Vigil

As the search for fallen Philadelphia Police Officer Moses Walker Junior’s killer intensified and a reward for information leading to an arrest increased to $35,000, his family and friends held a candlelight vigil on Sunday evening to honor his memory and to mourn his loss.

08/19/2012

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FOP Offers More Money For Information In Murder Of Officer Walker

The FOP is kicking in another $5,000 bringing the total reward to $35,000 in the search for suspects in the murder Saturday morning of 19-year police veteran, Officer Moses Walker Junior.

08/19/2012

Pennsylvania FOP President Les Neri. (Credit: Fraternal Order of Police)

Pa. Police Officers Say Their Unionism Is Under The Gun

More than 500 police officers are meeting this week for the state Fraternal Order of Police conference in Philadelphia.

08/14/2012

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Contracts Talks Between SEPTA And FOP Break Down, Transit Police Strike Continues

According to a statement released by the Philadelphia Fraternal Order Of Police, contracts talks between SEPTA representatives and the FOP have broken down.

03/22/2012

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Councilman Wants Changes To Commission That Studies Police Misconduct Allegations

A Philadelphia Councilman introduced Thursday what could prove to be a controversial plan. The idea is to beef up the commission that studies accusations of police misconduct.

03/15/2012

Raymond Lewis, retired Philadelphia police captain, speaks with protesters in Zuccotti Park on November 15, 2011 in New York City. (credit: Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Retired Philly Police Captain Arrested In NY ‘Occupy Wall Street’ Rally Warned

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.

12/08/2011

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Local FOP Files Grievance, Cite Deplorable Conditions At Facilities

The local Fraternal Order of Police is bugged about bugs. The union has filed a grievance claiming police stations are in such terrible shape that officers are exposed to fleas and bed bugs.

09/21/2011

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Police Search For Man Who Tried To Firebomb FOP Building

Police are hunting a man who tried to firebomb the Philadelphia FOP at Broad and Spring Garden Streets just before dawn. There was no fire damage and no injuries.

08/17/2011

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