On video, two plainclothes officers took down the suspect peacefully as he brandished a weapon in a Dunkin Donuts store.
From January 1st of this year until now, there were 29 shootings involving officers, compared to 43 at this point last year.
Lt. John Stanford says the Philadelphia Police Department’s policy was already in compliance with the Supreme Court decision.
Sean Broaddus died while being arrested by police. Area residents described him as a mentor to young people and “a good man.”
A police officials says it’s possible the two young men are Dobson students.
According to investigators, a man approached the 94-year-old driver and told him his car had a wobbly wheel and he could fix it. The motorist gave the suspect $940. The suspect fled with the money.
Daron Stinson, 21, has told police that he was just kidding around and looking to record the pranks on video for his Instagram account.
Just how desperate was the rock salt shortage last week?
In the latest video, an officer identified as Nace moves a sidewalk basketball backboard, then knocks it over.
One woman, the first known victim, was sexually assaulted. Two others managed to break free and run to safety.
In the first four years of the Philly Naked Bike Ride, there were no reports of police issuing citations for violating the city’s indecency law.
Fourteen-year-old Kylie Givens was critically injured when she was hit March 9th at around 8:30pm while crossing Toresdale Avenue at Cheltenham Avenue.
Philadelphia police say 42-year-old Rafiq Smith has a history of beating the rap.