Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey
The Philadelphia Police Department is renaming its valor medal for an officer who took on two armed robbers and continued firing until he was mortally wounded, the police commissioner said Saturday at the slain officer’s funeral.
Philadelphia police commissioner Charles Ramsey and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson appeared on separate political chat shows Sunday to discuss ways to rebuild trust in law enforcement in minority communities.
Philadelphia police have a 19-year-old man in custody, who they say is the skateboarder seen in a viral video beating and stomping on a park ranger in Love Park.
The boy claims he was sexually assaulted during a pat down near Broad and Girard earlier this month.
Seven Philadelphia narcotics officers have been relieved of their duties as part of a federal corruption investigation.
Commissioner Ramsey sees a definite need for tighter gun control laws, especially military assault weapons like the rifle that was used in Newtown, Connecticut.
Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey said as of Monday morning funeral arrangements were still not set for the late Officer Moses Walker Jr., who was fatally shot over the weekend.
Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter is scheduled to announce a safety plan just days after a grocery store clerk was killed execution-style.
A study by the Violence Policy Center in Washington, D.C. now reveals the Homicide Victimization rate for African Americans in Pennsylvania is nearly six times the national overall homicide rate.
A retired Philadelphia police captain arrested in uniform during Occupy Wall Street protests in New York City is getting a warning from police and union officials.
Those involved with the Occupy Philly movement are still camping out in front of City Hall. But with a construction project scheduled for Dilworth Plaza, what will happen to the protesters?
For the second time in just over a week a Philadelphia police officer has been arrested on charges stemming from theft.
Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey says members of the Downtowners Fancy Brigade were present at their South Philadelphia clubhouse when police conducted a prostitution raid last night, arresting 13 people.