Mayor Michael Nutter’s plan to purchase land in Northeast Philadelphia on which to build a new prison has collapsed in City Council.
It happened Monday at Academy Road and Holme Avenue.
Police are responding to the scene of an accident involving a minivan and tractor-trailer in Northeast Philadelphia.
When an employee stopped the suspect, police say he pulled out a syringe and said, “I have a dirty needle.”
Police are searching for several suspects in connection with the violent beating and shooting of man on a Northeast Philadelphia street.
Janet and Bob Wilson say it’s “touch and go” after their five-year-old miniature poodle named “Chicago” was attacked by an unleashed dog.
Chopper 3 was over the scene Tuesday evening at the 4500 block of Bleigh Avenue.
Police say a man caught on surveillance video stealing a shrub from a garden in Northeast Philadelphia has turned himself in after the video circulated on social media.
Two juveniles face charges in connection with last week’s murder of a food delivery driver, who was gunned down while dropping off an order in Northeast Philadelphia.
Police are searching for a suspect who entered a restricted area and stole the wallets and purses of several employees at a convenience store in Northeast Philadelphia.
A round of applause went up the in the state House chamber after Republican Martina White was sworn in as the newest member, having won a special election for the Northeast Philadelphia seat formerly held by Democrat Brendan Boyle, who was elected to Congress.
The suspect has been identified as 20-year-old Ricky Sanchez.
Authorities say one woman died at the scene and at least two others are hurt.
An accident Tuesday in Northeast Philadelphia sent a man to the hospital and snarled traffic through the morning.
Officials say two victims were transported to Torresdale Hospital in extremely critical condition.