January is human trafficking awareness month and a Kensington drop-in center for women is using the time to educate their public about the sex trade going on right under your nose.
Police say it happened shortly before 8 p.m. Wednesday at the 2400 block of N. Lawrence Street.
Police say it happened around 7:10 p.m. Tuesday at the 2900 block of D Street.
A law enforcement officer was injured after they were struck by a car while trying to serve a warrant in Philadelphia Tuesday morning.
Investigators say it happened Monday at the 2600 block of Palethorp Street.
Organizations in the Philadelphia homeless services sector are among those behind The Furniture Bank including Pathways To Housing PA.
Firefighters battled a fire that broke out inside a home in Philadelphia early Thursday morning.
One person was taken to the hospital after a fire Sunday night in the Kensington section of Philadelphia.
Philadelphia police are searching for three suspects in the violent attack of a teen that was caught on tape.
Officials say Deovanny Ortiz was arrested Tuesday night in connection with a robbery and sexual assault in the Kensington section of the city Sunday night.
Philadelphia police are searching for a male suspect caught on video striking two women in the face, causing “severe” cuts.
Authorities say the 18-year-old victim was trailed after he left a Chinese restaurant at North Second and Ontario Streets about 12:20am. The suspect’s image was caught on tape.
After sexually assaulting the victim, the suspect took his cell phone, $120 and house keys before fleeing the scene.
The changes were spurred by the deaths of two firefighters who perished in a warehouse fire in Kensington in 2012.
It happened around 2:30 a.m. Monday in the 1800 block of East Ontario Street.