Kelvyn Anderson

Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter. (credit: CBS)

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.’

04/18/2015

(A Philadelphia police officer examines the car in which Phillippe Holland was shot and severely wounded by undercover Philadelphia police during a confusing confrontation that escalated.  Credit: CBS-3)

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.”

05/13/2014

Kelvyn Anderson and Katy Anderson (right) watch the sign language interpreter in
the City Council Caucus Room. (Credit: Steve Tawa)

Robbery Prompts City Council To Raise Awareness For Hearing Disabled

Philadelphia City Council is working to raise awareness about the barriers deaf and hard-of-hearing folks confront in their daily lives.

02/02/2014

A recent Police Advisory Commission meeting with deaf community. (credit: Neil McDevitt, DHCC)

Effort Underway To Build Bridge Between Philadelphia Police & Deaf, Hard Of Hearing

The Philadelphia Police Advisory Commission is taking steps to open the lines of communication between cops and those who are deaf and hard of hearing.

10/30/2013