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Woman Loses Her Leg After Intentional Hit-Run In Philly

A woman was left with a severed leg after being intentionally struck by a car in Philadelphia Friday afternoon, police said.

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Scene of fatal construction accident in University City on April 17, 2015. (credit: CBS)

Worker Dies After 80-Foot Fall At University City Construction Site

A construction worker died after falling 80 feet at a site in University City Friday.

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Police Open Fire On Armed Suspect In Frankford

Philadelphia Police say officers shot a man they say refused to drop a gun late Thursday night in Frankford.


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Vicious Attack Of Customer Inside North Philly Store Caught On Tape

Police are searching for a man who was caught on tape violently attacking another male inside a convenience store in North Philadelphia.


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Theft Of Money Bag From Northern Liberties Restaurant Caught On Tape

Police are searching for the suspect who was caught on tape stealing a bag of cash from a popular Northern Liberties restaurant.



Man Surrenders To Police After Barricade Situation West Philadelphia

Police say it all started around 2 a.m. near 48th and Parrish Streets in the Mill Creek section of the city.


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Man Critical After Shooting In North Philadelphia

It happened shortly before 3:30 a.m. Sunday at Judson Street and Montgomery Avenue near Girard College.


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Severely Disabled Man Found Abandoned In Woods In Cobbs Creek

Police say a quadriplegic with cerebral palsy was found lying in the woods with a wheelchair and a Bible nearby in southwest Philadelphia.


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Suspect Arrested In Kidnapping, Robbery Of Jewelers’ Row Employee

Authorities say one person has been arrested in connection with the kidnapping, attack and robbery of a Center City jewelry store employee, and the search continues for two others.


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Child Struck By Police Cruiser In Mayfair

Police say it happened Friday night at the 6300 block of Leonard Street.


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Cops: Girl, 12, Recants Schoolyard Attempted Abduction Story

Police say a 12-year-old girl who reported a male tried to abduct outside her school Thursday has recanted her story.


Suspect wanted in theft of backpack that contained a firearm. (credit: Philadelphia Police Department)

VIDEO: Female Steals Backpack Containing Loaded Firearm At Philly Restaurant

Police are searching for a female who was caught on tape at a restaurant in Philadelphia stealing a backpack that contained a loaded firearm.


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Philadelphia Police: Missing Autistic Teen Found Safe

Philadelphia police say a missing autistic teen has been located.


Recruits getting on their DC bound buses at the Philadelphia Police Academy in the Northeast. (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Philadelphia Police Recruits Leave For Holocaust Museum Trip

Sergeant David Lee says the recruits are taught ethics here at the Police Academy, but this trip expands on that — sometimes leaving these men and women speechless.


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Police: Coach Opens Fire During Youth Basketball Game In Southwest Philadelphia

It happened around 2 p.m. Saturday at the Christy Recreation Center on the 700 block of South 55th Street.