Michael Chitwood

(Upper Darby police superintendent Michael Chitwood stands alongside a photo of a man suspected of slashing another man's throat in an Upper Darby bar.  Photo by Jim Melwert)

Fight in Upper Darby Bar Leaves 1 Hospitalized, Another On The Run

The incident took place about 12:15am at the La Catina bar, on the 6800 block of Market Street in Upper Darby.

10/09/2014

(A radar speed gun.  File photo by Kenzo Tribouillard/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Delco Police Chiefs Pressing Their Case For Radar Speed Enforcement

State law currently limits the use of radar for speed enforcement to state police, but the Upper Darby police chief says expansion of that law will keep the roads in the communities safer.

10/06/2014

Darren Brown

Delco Man Charged With Peeping Into Neighbors’ Apartments

Upper Darby police superintendent Michael Chitwood says 25-year-old Darren Brown is being held in lieu of $40,000 bail, charged with loitering and prowling at night, and indecent exposure.

09/09/2014

Clarence Hairston. (Photo provided by the Upper Darby Police Department.)

Upper Darby Man Faces Charges After Drinking And Letting Nephew Drive

Police made the discovery when they went to check out a parked car that was blocking traffic.

08/26/2014

(Credit: Syma Chowdhry)

Suspect In Drexel Hill Murder, Abduction Found Dead In New York

Police say a man suspected of killing his wife in Drexel Hill and then abducting her children took his own life.

08/07/2014

Victim Masako Griffin.

Man Sought In Woman’s Death In Upper Darby Found In Florida

Authorities say a man wanted for questioning in the strangulation death of his ex-girlfriend in Delaware County is behind bars in Florida.

08/06/2014

Victim Masako Griffin.

Police: Upper Darby Mom Found Dead In Home, Ruled ‘Suspicious’

Police are investigating after a mother of two was found dead Sunday morning inside her Upper Darby home.

08/03/2014

(Police gather near a doorway of Mercy Wellness Center following a shooting there.  Photo by Pat Loeb)

Delco Police Official Calls Mercy Hospital Shooting Suspect a ‘Powder Keg’

Upper Darby police superintendent Michael Chitwood says Richard Plotts has been “302’d,” or committed to a psychiatric hospital for evaluation, after trying to commit suicide numerous times.

07/25/2014

Tyrell Booker

Yeadon Man Charged With Intruding On Sleeping Woman’s Bedroom

Authorities hope to link him to four additional incidents.

07/09/2014

Upper Darby Police Department.  (credit: Jenn Bernstein)

Upper Darby Police Seek Man Who Invades Women’s Bedrooms at Night

Authorities say the man has struck five times since April, the most recent home invasion coming Friday night in the 7000 block of Clinton Road.

07/01/2014

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Phila. Police Dept. Sees Little Impact From US Supreme Court Cell Search Ruling

Lt. John Stanford says the Philadelphia Police Department’s policy was already in compliance with the Supreme Court decision.

06/26/2014

(Trent Epps.  Photo provided by Upper Darby PD)

Police: Suspect Surrenders In ‘Knockout’ Attack Of Homeless Man In Drexel Hill

One of four suspects in the random and violent “knockout” attack of a homeless man in Delaware County is in police custody.

06/18/2014

Suspect in "knockout attack in Delaware County. (Image provided by Upper Darby PD)

Upper Darby Police Seeking Teens Who Videotaped Knockout ‘Game’

Police say they have some pretty good evidence: surveillance from a nearby bank camera, the Facebook posting, and a still picture of the teen who threw the punch.

06/17/2014

(credit: Upper Darby Police)

Lansdowne Man Charged In DUI Crash That Killed Philadelphia School District Cop

32-year-old Salome Seay is charged with homicide by vehicle in a crash that killed a Philadelphia School District police officer in Upper Darby Friday night.

05/10/2014

(Photos from Upper Darby PD)

Upper Darby K-9 Unit Scores Weed, Cash, and 2 Suspects

Upper Darby police superintendant Michael Chitwood says it happened just after 2pm Saturday afternoon, when a canine officer spotted a vehicle that looked a little fishy.

04/28/2014

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