Northeast Philadelphia

File photo of City Hall. (Credit: Paul Gluck)

Councilman Withdraws Controversial Plan To Purchase Land For New Prison

Mayor Michael Nutter’s plan to purchase land in Northeast Philadelphia on which to build a new prison has collapsed in City Council.


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1 Hospitalized In Northeast Philadelphia Accident

It happened Monday at Academy Road and Holme Avenue.


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Minivan And Tractor-Trailer Collide In Northeast Philadelphia

Police are responding to the scene of an accident involving a minivan and tractor-trailer in Northeast Philadelphia.


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COPS: Man Threatens Worker With ‘Dirty Needle’ After Stealing Baby Formula In NE Philly

When an employee stopped the suspect, police say he pulled out a syringe and said, “I have a dirty needle.”


Violent assault and shooting in Northeast Philly on May 23, 2015. (credit: Philadelphia Police)

VIDEO: Man Violently Beaten, Shot On Northeast Philly Street

Police are searching for several suspects in connection with the violent beating and shooting of man on a Northeast Philadelphia street.


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Philly Couple Says Their Poodle Is Battling For His Life After Pit Bull Attack

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 over the scene in Northeast Philadelphia on May 5, 2015. (credit: CBS3)

Firefighters Battle House Blaze In Northeast Philadelphia

Chopper 3 was over the scene Tuesday evening at the 4500 block of Bleigh Avenue.


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Cops: Alleged Northeast Philly Bush Bandit Turns Himself In

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.


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Cops: 14-Year-Old Faces Murder Charge In Connection With Death Of Delivery Man In NE Philadelphia

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.


Suspect wanted in burglary of Wawa in Northeast Philly. (credit: Philadelphia Police)

VIDEO: Man Steals Wallets, Purses Of Employees At Northeast Philly Wawa

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.


Rep. White was sworn in on Monday. (Photo from Pa House video feed)

Philadelphia’s Newest State Lawmaker Takes Oath Of Office

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.


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Philadelphia Man Under Arrest, Accused Of Airbag Thefts In The Northeast

The suspect has been identified as 20-year-old Ricky Sanchez.


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Female Dead, Several Injured After Elderly Driver Crashes Through Nail Salon In NE Philadelphia

Authorities say one woman died at the scene and at least two others are hurt.


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Van Overturns In Northeast Philadelphia, Traffic Snarled

An accident Tuesday in Northeast Philadelphia sent a man to the hospital and snarled traffic through the morning.


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Police: 1 Dead, 1 Injured Following Accident Involving Dirt Bike, SUV In Northeast Philadelphia

Officials say two victims were transported to Torresdale Hospital in extremely critical condition.