A shooting outside a North Philadelphia charter school is under investigation.
The SRC says the school doubled its student population without permission. Walter Palmer, founder of the school, says the SRC is trying to strangle his school by withholding additional funds.
On Aug. 29th around 10:19 p.m., an unknown male can be seen on surveillance footage breaking into the Master Charter School located at 1201 West Rush Street.
Temple’s patrols have now been expanded from 16th Street to 18th Street on the west, to Ninth Street on the east, to Susquehanna Avenue on the north, and to Jefferson Street on the south.
On this Labor Day, one North Philadelphia community is holding a unique event until 8 p.m. tonight, a block party that includes a book bag giveaway and free HIV testing.
It happened around 8:45 p.m. Tuesday on 9th Street near West York Street.
A warning from police Monday night for women who live and work in North Philadelphia.
The sale was blocked while a community group challenged it in court. But the Pennsylvania Supreme Court last week – without comment – denied the William Penn Development Corporation’s request for an injunction to stop the sale on grounds the district improperly sped-up the process.
Police say the boy may have been at a North Philadelphia home recently, accompanied by his father, who does not have legal custody.
The incident happened on the 2200 block of North 9th Street around 10:50 p.m.
One person was injured after a car struck an ambulance in North Philadelphia early Thursday morning.
Police say a 20-year-old man was shot multiple times in the arms, back, hip and buttocks.
Two people were injured following a car crash in North Philadelphia Sunday afternoon.
Police say a man is in critical condition after he was shot four times Saturday morning in North Philadelphia.
A North Philadelphia organization known for community development is kicking off its 25th anniversary celebration with a day of Jazz on Cecil B. Moore Avenue next week.