Despite the two incidents, Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey says shootings involving police officers are relatively unusual.
6 Philadelphia Cops Arrested In Corruption Probe That Commissioner Calls ‘One Of The Worst Cases I’ve Ever Heard’
Six Philadelphia Police officers who served in narcotics were taken into custody by FBI agents Wednesday as part of a federal corruption probe.
Police have announced charges against two men they say are responsible for the carjacking and hit-and-run crash that killed three children in North Philadelphia.
Police say one person is dead after a gunman opened fire early Monday morning, shooting five people in the Feltonville neighborhood of Philadelphia.
Police say they have two persons of interest in custody in connection with a deadly carjacking and hit-and-run crash that killed three children in North Philadelphia.
Family and friends of three children who were killed Friday in a carjacking, hit-and run crash gathered Saturday evening for a prayer vigil at the scene of the incident.
Crews rescued a woman from the Schuylkill River Thursday morning, then pulled another woman out of the Delaware River a short time later.
It happened at 6:13 p.m. Tuesday at the 6400 block of New State Road under the Tacony-Palmyra Bridge.
Authorities say two 32-year-old men were standing in front of their home in Homlesburg when someone opened fire on them.
Police say a 55-year-old man was shot three times in his abdomen and his 43-year-old fiancé was shot nine times in her abdomen, legs and feet.
Two suspects are facing murder charges in the deaths of an elderly couple who were found in their Philadelphia home late last week.
Two leaders of a mosque tried to cut off the hand of a man they allege stole jars of money from the house of worship, police said.
A man is in police custody after a brief standoff with police in Philadelphia early Monday morning.
Police say a man is in critical condition after he was shot early Monday morning in the Belmont section of Philadelphia.
Police are looking for the suspects responsible for shooting another man early Monday morning in North Philadelphia.