Nutter Creates Panel To Help Tackle Recommendations Contained In US Dept. Of Justice Report On Police Mayor Nutter has followed through on an Executive Order and named members of an independent civilian oversight board to advance efforts to 'create a more responsive' police department that 'earns the public's respect.'
Community, Fundraising For Pizza Deliveryman Shot By Phila. Cops, Wants Answers Philippe Holland was left in critical condition following the April 22nd shooting, near 51st Street and Baltimore Avenue. The official word from police was that the shooting may have been the result of a "misunderstanding."
Robbery Prompts City Council To Raise Awareness For Hearing DisabledPhiladelphia City Council is working to raise awareness about the barriers deaf and hard-of-hearing folks confront in their daily lives.
Effort Underway To Build Bridge Between Philadelphia Police & Deaf, Hard Of HearingThe Philadelphia Police Advisory Commission is taking steps to open the lines of communication between cops and those who are deaf and hard of hearing.