Krasner Looks To Ease Concerns Of Police, Prosecutors Who See Him As EnemyDespite his decisive margin of victory, Krasner was beseiged almost immediately by accusations of being soft on crime, anti-police and anti-prosecutor.
'He's Anti-Law Enforcement': Head Of Philly's Police Union Expresses Concern Over DA's RaceThe leader of Philadelphia's police union is concerned after Tuesday night's election victory by long-time civil rights attorney Larry Krasner, who is the Democratic nominee for district attorney.
Philly FOP Throws Support Behind Negrin In Crowded Race For District AttorneyOn May 16th, former city managing director Rich Negrin's name will be the first name voters see on the ballot in the category of district attorney.
Dom Giordano Column: Why The FOP Picked TrumpThe Fraternal Order of Police’s endorsement of Donald Trump is important and an interesting breakthrough for a Republican candidate.
Head Of Philly FOP Shocked, Disappointed At Decision To Not Charge McCoyHead of the Philadelphia FOP, John McNesby, said other avenues will be investigated after District Attorney Seth Williams decided not to charge LeSean McCoy for his role in a brawl with off-duty police officers.
President Of FOP Voices Suspicions Over McCoy Lawyers Meeting With DAFOP President John McNesby question why Philadelphia DA Seth Williams would meet personally with lawyers for former Eagle LeSean McCoy regarding at incident earlier this month at a Center City bar.
Philly Firefighters Union Joins Police Union In Calling For Boycott Of Tarantino FilmsThe President representing the thousands of members of the Philadelphia Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 5 announced that the Board of Directors voted unanimously to boycott all works by film director Quentin Tarantino.
Philadelphia FOP Expresses Concern About Officer Accommodations During Papal VisitAs the city continues to work on a plan for police officers and other city employees during papal weekend, police officers are concerned over where they are going to stay and for how long.
Owners of Store Where Phila. Police Officer Killed Puts Major Muscle Into Fundraising EffortOfficials with the GameStop game retailer are joining the effort to collect money for the fallen officer's family.
Death Of Officer Wilson Especially Difficult For 22nd Police DistrictIt's been a tough couple of days for Philadelphia and its police department with the loss of Officer Robert Wilson III. But for the 22nd District, located at 17th Street and Montgomery Avenue, it may be a bit tougher.
Freshman Pa. Legislator Proposes Special Prosecutors in Police Deadly-Force CasesState senator-elect Art Haywood says his first action after he is sworn in to the Pennsylvania Senate on January 6th will be to introduce a bill that requires the state attorney general to appoint a special prosecutor whenever a suspect is killed by police.
Philly Police Department's Boat Team Holds Dedication Ceremony For Its New CanoeThere was a traditional Hawaiian blessing for the team's new OC6, an outrigger canoe which seats six paddlers. The crowd was invited to touch the vessel, and then there was a celebration with fire and hula dancers.