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Judge Reaffirms Bail Release For Some Philadelphia Cops Charged With Corruption

A U.S. trial judge has upheld a decision to grant house arrest to a Philadelphia police officer charged with robbing drug suspects.


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Monday Hearing Set For Six Arrested Phila. Cops To Plead For Bail Release

The prosecution says the defendants are flight risks and a danger to the community.


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New Union Contract Gives Police Commissioner Right To Reassign Narco Cops

Commissioner Ramsey has long wanted the ability to rotate officers out of the department’s narcotics and Internal Affairs units, but such moves had been prohibited by the city’s contract with the police union.


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Lawyers For Arrested Phila. Cops Scoff at Charges Against Clients

“My client vehemently denies these allegations, and he looks forward to clearing his good name,” said Brian McMonagle, attorney for Officer Thomas Liciardello.


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Philadelphia Police Lieutenant Charged With Assaulting Girlfriend

Lt. Marques Newsome, who was off duty at the time, allegedly got into a verbal argument with his girlfriend that ended with him assaulting her.


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Philadelphia Cop Charged With Trying To Extort Money From Defendant

Police confirm that a Philadelphia officer has been arrested and charged with bribery, theft by extortion and criminal use of a communication facility.


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Murder By A Philadelphia Cop, Or Self-Defense? Jury Set To Decide

Jury deliberations were expected to begin Tuesday afternoon in the case of former Philadelphia police officer Frank Tepper, who shot and killed a 21-year-old neighbor during a confrontation in Port Richmond in 2009.


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Fired Philadelphia Cop Wants Job Back After DUI Acquittal

The defense concedes that then-officer William Haviland was drinking in a bar while on duty but argued that he was not impaired.


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Former Philadelphia Cop Pleads Guilty To DUI, Crashing Into Pa. State Trooper

A former Philadelphia police officer has pleaded guilty to an off-duty DUI crash that nearly cost a Pennsylvania state trooper his life and his legs.


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3 Philadelphia Cops Charged With Illegal Steroid Trafficking

Fiften people, including a Philadelphia police detective and two other Philadelphia police officers, have been indicted by a federal grand jury for their alleged involvement in an illegal steroid and HGH distribution ring.


(Philadelphia police officer Brien Greene was fired after the January incident.)

Former Philadelphia Cop Ordered To Stand Trial For Gun Threat

Former Philadelphia police officer Brien Greene has been ordered to stand trial on charges he pulled out his gun and threatened to shoot a West Philadelphia donut shop owner and her daughter during an argument.


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Philly Cop Arrested For Drinking On The Job

A Philadelphia police officer has been arrested and officially charged with drinking while on duty.


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2 Philadelphia Officers Arrested, Charged With Stealing Drugs

Two Philadelphia police officers are under arrest for allegedly stealing drugs and cash from an undercover officer posing as a drug dealer.