Philadelphia Police Department

Zeoli Show Log 3.24.15

Rich discusses the reaction to Texas Senator Ted Cruz running for President, New Jersey banning microbeads, and New York City limiting the amount of juice that day care centers can give to children. He also talked to NFL Hall of Fame Quarterback, Roger Staubach, Joel Mathis from Philadelphia Magazine, and Alexis Garcia from Reason.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/24/2015

(At the office of the federal prosecutor in Philadelphia, Philadelphia police commissioner Charles Ramsey, at lectern, speaks with reporters.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Civil Rights Groups Respond To Justice Department’s Police Involved Shooting Report

The report looks at more than 350 officer involved shootings spanning from 2007 to 2013. In 80% of cases the suspects were African-American, and in 15% of cases, the suspect was unarmed. The DOJ is recommending 91 separate recommendations for change.

03/24/2015

(At the office of the federal prosecutor in Philadelphia, Philadelphia police commissioner Charles Ramsey, at lectern, speaks with reporters.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Philly’s Top Cop Says City Will Follow New Federal Recommendations on Deadly Force

The DOJ report came in response to police commisioner Charles Ramsey’s resquest for a federal investigation after a spike in police-involved shootings in 2013.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/23/2015

(Photos from Phila. PD)

Police: Teens Facing Charges In Murder Of Dog-Walker In West Philly

Police charged one 15-year-old boy in connection with the murder last Thursday of a man walking his dog in West Philadelphia, and a second 15-year-old, the alleged triggerman, surrendered to authorities early Friday morning.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/19/2015

(File photo.  Credit: Jan Carabeo/ CBS3)

DA Won’t File Charges in December’s Deadly Shooting of Motorist By Phila. Police

Brandon Tate-Brown was fatally shot in the head in Mayfair. According to investigators, he struggled with police officers who stopped him for not having his headlights on.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/19/2015

(credit: CBS)

Final Farewell To Hero Philadelphia Police Officer

Thousands turned out in West Philadelphia Saturday morning to pay their respects to fallen Philadelphia Police Officer Robert Wilson III.

03/14/2015

An officer salutes his fallen colleague, Philadelphia police officer Robert Wilson III. (credit: Kristen Johanson)

Thousands Gather To Say Final Farewell To Fallen Philadelphia Police Officer

Mourners, including hundreds of police officers, gathered Saturday morning, paying their last respects to fallen Philadelphia Police Officer Robert Wilson III.

03/14/2015

Eagles coach Chip Kelly attends the viewing for fallen Philadelphia Police officer Robert Wilson III. (credit: David Spunt/CBS3)

Chip Kelly Attends Viewing For Fallen Officer Robert Wilson III

Chip Kelly attended the viewing for fallen Philadelphia Police officer Robert Wilson III.

03/13/2015

(A body camera worn by an Evesham Township, NJ police officer.  File photo by Cleve Bryan/ CBS3)

Death of Philadelphia Officer Reinvigorates Experiment in Body-Worn Cameras

Officer Robert Wilson III was not wearing a video camera at the time of his murder, but he and other members of the 22nd District have been part of the police department’s initial testing of the technology.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/07/2015

Philadelphia Police Officer Robert Wilson III. (credit: Philadelphia Police Department)

Police Officer Dies After North Philadelphia Shooting

Officials say a Philadelphia police officer shot in North Philadelphia has died.

03/05/2015

(Credit: Philadelphia Police Department)

KYW Flashback: Police Corruption Probe Rocks The City

KYW was first to reveal the findings of the Pennsylvania Crime Commission’s secret multi-year investigation of the Philadelphia Police Department in the 70’s.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/05/2015

(Philadelphia police commissioner Charles Ramsey speaks with reporters at police headquarters.  Photo by Jim Melwert)

Commissioner Ramsey Says Some Questions Raised by U.S. Policing Report Remain Unsolved

Philadelphia police commissioner Charles Ramsey says he supports all of the 59 recommendations contained in a preliminary report on “21st Century Policing.”

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/03/2015

(credit: Philadelphia Police Department)

Former Philadelphia Police Officer Gets 1 Day In Prison, 6 Months House Arrest

Thirty-three-year-old Kevin Corcoran has been sentenced to one day in prison followed by six months of house arrest in what authorities called the improper detention of an Iraq War veteran last year.

02/07/2015

(Members of the Philadelphia Police Department are sworn in at their new ranks, in ceremonies held at Temple University.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Promotion Ceremonies Held in North Philadelphia For Members of Philadelphia Police Dept.

“It’s a large group, they’ve been waiting a long time. They have earned the right to be promoted,” said Philadelphia police commissioner Charles Ramsey.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/06/2015

(credit: Philadelphia Police Department)

Former Philadelphia Police Department Employee Arrested For Theft Of ATVs

The Philadelphia District Attorney’s office says a former clerk at the Police Department’s Auto Pound Unit has been arrested for stealing three ATVs that were impounded by police.

02/03/2015

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