Philadelphia Police

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New Policy Sparks Harsh Criticism From Police Union

Police-involved shootings have been making headlines across the country. Philadelphia Police are taking a bold step when it comes to transparency.

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Jaws Of Life Used To Rescue Off-Duty Philadelphia Police Officer From Crashed Vehicle

The accident happened along the 9500 block of Germantown Avenue just before 1am.


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Man, Pregnant Woman Shot In West Oak Lane

Chief Inspector Scott Small says police rushed her to the hospital, where he says, “Doctors discovered she was approximately four months pregnant.”


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Police ID 2 Suspects Wanted In Block Party Shooting In West Philly

Police have identified two suspects wanted in connection with a shooting in West Philadelphia last week that wounded ten people.


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Philadelphia Police Offer Reward For Information On Suspect Involved In Murder

Philadelphia Police are seeking the public’s help in locating a man connection with a murder that took place in early June.


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Officer Fires Weapon In North Philly Scuffle

Authorities say the officer spotted the suspect with a object on his waistband with his hand on it.



Man Shot Dead In Mayfair

It happened around 1:00 a.m. Saturday along the 5700 block of Leonard Street.


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Philadelphia Police Officer’s Act Of Kindness Goes Viral

Officer Sammy Brinson pulled over to help the boy and girl and that’s when Bernice handed her phone to her daughter and told her to start recording.


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Mother Of 3 Found Stabbed To Death Inside Logan Home

Authorities say officers responded to a home in the 4900 block of Warnock Street around 7 a.m. Wednesday where they found a 28-year-old woman who had been stabbed to death.


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Man Stabbed, Assaulted During Robbery In Olney

Philadelphia Police are searching for three people who attacked and robbed a man late Tuesday night in the Olney section of city.


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Man Critically Wounded In Drive-By Shooting In Overbrook

Police say the man in his 20’s was shot in the torso around 12:30 a.m. Tuesday.


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Police: 2 Deaths After Standoff In Kensington Appear To Be Murder-Suicide

Police say the deaths of two men whose bodies were found in a northeast Philadelphia row home after a standoff appear to have been a murder-suicide.



Man Stabbed During Fight Outside Xfinity Live In South Philadelphia

It happened just after 2 a.m. Sunday. Police say a 25-year-old man was stabbed in the wrist.


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Philadelphia Police Seeking Group Of ATM Thieves

Philadelphia Police are looking for group of thieves who have been hitting ATM’s all around the city.


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Driver Accused Of Striking 4 Philadelphia Police Officers Declared Incompetent

A man accused of having struck four police officers with his car in northwest Philadelphia last month has been declared mentally incompetent for court proceedings.