Police say a 16-year-old was found shot to death Sunday inside an apartment in the Fairmount section of Philadelphia.
Police say two men were stabbed early Sunday morning following an argument in Northern Liberties.
Police say a several people were hanging outside on the fire escape when it gave way and sent them plummeting about 40 feet to the ground.
One person is dead, one person is in critical condition, and three others were hospitalized following four separate shootings in Philadelphia Saturday evening.
One person was injured Sunday night when a minivan backed into a set of stairs outside a row home in North Philadelphia.
The accident happened just after midnight Friday along the 3200 block of Rhawn Street in the city’s Holmesburg section.
Two men were arrested Tuesday evening after an apparent case of road rage left two elderly victims injured.
The mother of the five-year-old boy found dead early Saturday morning in North Philadelphia and her boyfriend have been charged in the child’s death.
The Ben Franklin Parkway, gateway to Center City along with art and cultural centers, was the scene of a vicious crime early Wednesday morning.
“What we’ll do is look over their skin and tell them, ‘You look good’ or, ‘There are a few spots that are suspicious, we better take a closer look.’ “
An early morning fire in North Philadelphia that injured three firefighters and four others, including a mother and a baby, is being investigated as arson, according to authorities.
On Monday, the Philadelphia Parking Authority activated five new red-light cameras at Broad and Vine Streets near Hahnemann Hospital and Roman Catholic High School.
Three people are recovering at area hospitals following a police pursuit in the city’s Kensington neighborhood Saturday night.
Teddy Conrad, a running back on the Ursinus Bears football team, took the step of donating blood stem cells to try and save a life.
Police responded to the blaze located in the 600 block of North 21st street a little before 4 a.m. The fire spread to nearby homes, displacing about eight residents, police say.