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Moses Walker Jr.

(Shirts carried the names of each victim of the 2012 mass shooting in Connecticut.  Photo by John McDevitt)

As Sandy Hook Anniversary Nears, Philadelphians Stand Against Gun Violence

Twenty-six t-shirts, each bearing the name of one of the victims killed in the shooting at the Connecticut school on December 14, 2012, were on display.

12/12/2014

Chancier McFarland and Rafael Jones.

First-Degree Murder Conviction in 2012 Shooting Death of Philadelphia Cop

Judge Jeffrey Minehart found Rafael Jones (right photo) guilty in the attempted robbery and subsequent murder of Moses Walker Jr., who was on his way home after completing his shift in the 22nd police district.

12/11/2014

Chancier McFarland and Rafael Jones.

One Pleads Guilty In Robbery-Murder Of Philadelphia Police Officer

Chancier McFarland has also agreed to cooperate against alleged co-conspirator Rafael Jones, the alleged triggerman in the case.

06/12/2014

(Needy schoolkids at the Alliance For Progress Charter School get gifts sent in memory of Office Moses Walker Jr.   Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Needy Kids at a North Philly School Get Gifts In Honor of Slain Patrolman

“He was a giver and he cared about people and he loved people,” says Marc Poland, an entrepreneur and longtime friend of Officer Moses Walker Jr., who was gunned down in North Philadelphia last year.

12/20/2013

2013 Hero Thrill Show (Credit: Justin Udo)

Philadelphia Heroes Put On Demonstrations For A Good Cause

Thousands gathered outside the Wells Fargo Center Saturday to watch motorcycle drill teams , police K-9 units and fire department perform at the 59th annual Hero Thrill Show.

09/21/2013

(The family of Ofcr. Bradley Fox is presented a medal by Gov. Tom Corbett.  Credit: Tony Romeo)

Pa. Officers Who Died In Line of Duty Are Honored in Harrisburg Ceremony

Four police officers from the Philadelphia region who died in the line of duty were among those remembered Monday at the annual fallen officers’ ceremony in the state capital.

05/06/2013

(A Maine State Police officer presents a wreath to the mother of Officer Moses Walker Jr., gunned down during a robbery.  Credit: Mark Abrams)

Wreaths Presented to Families of 3 Local Police Officers Killed During 2012

Philadelphia Police chief inspector Joseph Sullivan says the group recognized “the widow of Officer Brad Fox, the widow of Officer (Brian) Lorenzo from the Philadelphia Police Department, the mother of Officer Moses Walker.”

12/13/2012

Officer Moses Walker, Jr. (Credit: Philadelphia Police)

3 Pa. Parole Board Employees Fired In Wake of Murder of Philadelphia Cop

The alleged killer had been released from prison just ten days before the murder of officer Moses Walker Jr.

11/30/2012

(Attorney Michael Barrett, second from left, announces a lawsuit by the family of slain Philadelphia police officer Moses Walker against the Pa. Parole Board.  Third from left is Walker's mother, Wayne Walker-Lispcomb.  Credit: Paul Kurtz)

Family of Murdered Philadelphia Cop Files Suit Against Pa. Parole Board

Officer Walker’s mother and other relatives say his murder could have been averted had the Board of Probation and Parole done its job.

11/13/2012

Officer Moses Walker, Jr. (Credit: Philadelphia Police)

Funeral Arrangements For Fallen Officer Moses Walker Jr.

Police have announced the funeral arrangements for fallen Philadelphia Police Officer Moses Walker Jr.

08/22/2012

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