Lincoln High School
The School District of Philadelphia has announced none of its schools were designated “Persistently Dangerous” for this school year.
Police say a Philadelphia building engineer at Lincoln High School who had been evicted from his home apparently drove to work, leaving two rifles, two handguns and ammo inside his car.
The district says that overall, violent incidents declined 32 percent, down for the third year in a row.
The City of Philadelphia has 29 new police officers, following a graduation ceremony in Northeast Philadelphia.
For 400 kids who play basketball and indoor soccer with the Holy Terrors Youth Organization in Mayfair, their seasons have come to an abrupt end.
Here in Philadelphia, officials continue to monitor the approach of Hurricane Irene.
Following a violent confrontation at Lincoln High School, the Philadelphia School District is facing tough questions from parents. Some parents told Eyewitness News, violence at Lincoln is an ongoing problem and they are fed up.
Two police officers were injured while they trying to break up a brawl outside a high school in Northeast Philadelphia and police are now using a video in an attempt to make more arrests.