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Mayor Michael Nutter. (File photo by Mike Dunn)

Acquitted Officers Sue Mayor, District Attorney And Police Commissioner, Claiming Defamation

Five former members of the Philadelphia narcotics squad are now suing the mayor, police commissioner and district attorney for defamation.

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Man Accused Of Stabbing Woman, Child Scheduled For Hearing In Maryland

The mother and daughter remain in critical condition.

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Man Shot Multiple Times During Holmesburg Home Invasion

It happened around 5 a.m. in the 4700 block of Oakmont Street.


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One Dead, Another Injured In Hit-Run Crash In Juniata

It happened around 10:30 p.m. Sunday near East Luzerne and I Streets.


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Vandals Slash Tires On Vehicles In Queen Village

Authorities say a total of 18 tires were flattened early Sunday morning on vehicles along the 800 block of Swanson Street and the 100 block of Queen Street.


Photo of Stephen Burton (Photo Credit: Police Intelligence Operations)

Police: Husband In Custody In West Oak Lane Stabbing

Forty-one-year-old Steven Burton was picked up by police Sunday night in Maryland and was being questioned in connection with the stabbing of his 37-year-old wife and 21-month-old baby girl.


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Mother, Baby Daughter Stabbed In West Oak Lane

It happened around 12:30 a.m. Sunday in the 1900 block of Dallas Street.


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Man Critically Wounded In Shooting In Lawncrest

It happened just before 1 p.m. Saturday in the 500 block of East Hill Creek Road.


(Photo Credit: KYW's Mike DeNardo)

Philadelphia Police Arrest 68 People In Kensington Drug Sting

68 people were arrested: 19 dealers and 49 buyers, 15 of whom are from the suburbs.


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Police: Father Witnesses Son’s Murder In North Philadelphia

It happened around 11 p.m. Sunday at Lawrence and Wingohocken Streets.


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Police Investigate Double Shooting In Harrowgate

It happened shortly before 12:30 a.m. Monday in the 1800 block of East Cornwall Street.



Police: Employee Shot Inside Adult Book Store In Center City

It happened around 4 a.m. Saturday at Danny’s Midnight Confessions along the 100 block of South 13th Street.


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Police Searching For Suspect In Center City Beneficial Bank Robbery

This happened around 10:50 a.m. when a man in his mid 30’s entered the bank and handed the teller a note demanding money. Police believe the suspect is approximately 6 foot tall, with blond or light red hair and goatee.


(Photo Credit: KYW's John McDevitt)

Community Pleads Police Brutality Following Video Of Tyree Carroll Arrest

Supporters of 22-year-old Tyree Caroll say he was brutally beaten by police back in April. a video tape shows 3 officers trying to hold him on the ground. With more than a dozen officers responding it appears at least one punches him.


(Credit: Federal Bureau of Investigation)

Authorities Need Help Identifying Man In TD Bank Robbery

It happened around 7:57 a.m. at the TD Bank located at 399 Market Street.