Communities, Police Launch Business Corridor Safety InitiativeThe pilot program is called SafeGrowth. It will address safety issues around certain commercial districts in the city.
New Phila. Campaign Aims To Thwart Con Men Who Pose as Utility WorkersUtilities have tried awareness campaigns before, but this new one has what's been missing: a way for homeowners to find out for sure if someone is scamming them.
Praise For New Diversionary Program for Phila. SchoolkidsIn its first year, the program has cut the number of child arrests in half. Jovon Scere is grateful for how the program helped her daughter, Jahnira Scere-Jones.
PPD Reaches Out To Educate Older PopulationToday marks the second day of the Philadelphia Police Department's Senior Safety Expo.
Philadelphia Urging 'Welcome America' Attendees To Keep Cool, Keep CalmCity officials tell concertgoers to dress appropriately for the heat, carry items in a clear bag if possible, and leave the coolers at home.
Nutter Fights For Gun Law Reform As Part Of "Mayors Against Guns"Mayor Nutter went to one of Philadelphia's most violent neighborhoods Thursday, to urge congress to pass gun law reform.
National ‘Occupy’ Gathering Set For Fourth Of July In PhillyGet ready for Occupy Fourth of July in the cradle of liberty.