Police say a 35-year-old victim was asleep in her home on South Rosewood Street around 5:30am on Monday morning when she was woken up by a man standing over her bed.
Police officers stopped a man in the area and took him to the Special Victims Unit for questioning.
The most recent assault took place just after 5am on Monday morning, on the 1800 block of Rosewood Avenue.
It happened around 1:30 a.m. Monday near the intersection of 41st and Aspen Streets.
When an employee, a 66-year-old woman, tried to stop the suspects, one of them sprayed her with pepper spray.
Kenney says he plans to discuss “Stop and Frisk” with Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey who has implemented the policy here.
A former Philadelphia Police Department 911 operator has turned himself in for allegedly illegally collecting $55,500 from a fund designed to help city residents who are serving in the armed forces against the War on Terror.
Philadelphia police are searching for a suspect who committed a crime inside a department store with a baby in his arm.
Police say the victim reported being robbed at gunpoint around 5 a.m. Saturday after leaving the casino with $12,000 in cash.
Police are searching the occupants of two cars who reportedly fired guns at each other while driving down a Philadelphia street.
Philadelphia police are searching for the female who is accused of stealing a victim’s wallet inside the city’s Criminal Justice Center.
It happened around 2 a.m. Tuesday at the coffee shop near 63rd and Girard Streets.
Philadelphia police are investigating the discovery of a body on a ship that arrived from West Africa Monday.
Police say a man was shot and killed Sunday afternoon in the Overbrook section of Philadelphia.
Freddie Gray’s death in Baltimore has had a ripple effect on politics in Philadelphia, focusing the city’s mayoral race on policing just weeks before an important vote.