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Attorneys in Phila. Cop Corruption Trial Spar Over One Witness’ Testimony

The federal judge granted a prosecution motion to dismiss a couple of charges in a police corruption case that has ensnared six former Philadelphia narcotics officers.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/17/2015

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Ex-Philadelphia Officer Testifies In Stop-and-Frisk Lawsuit

City lawyers say ex-officer Herbert Spellman has “an ax to grind” against the police department after he was denied disability and workers’ compensation over an on-duty car accident.

03/16/2015

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Battle Over Prosecution’s Attempt to Drop Some Charges in Phila. Police Corruption Case

The defendants are accused of using force and their positions as police officers to steal money, property, and drugs from drug dealers.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/16/2015

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Woman Injured After Car Hits Tree, Overturns Along Roosevelt Boulevard

It happened around 3:30 a.m. Sunday along the inner lanes of Roosevelt Boulevard at Summerdale Avenue in Philadelphia’s Lawncrest neighborhood.

03/15/2015

(Officer Robert Wilson was slain during an attempted robbery at a North Philadelphia video game store on March 5, 2015.  Photo provided by Phila. PD)

Hundreds Attend Viewing For Philadelphia Police Officer Robert Wilson III

Hundreds of police from Philadelphia and across the country formed a long blue line outside the funeral home at 52nd and Whitby Avenues in West Philadelphia where a viewing was held for murdered Philadelphia Police Officer Robert Wilson III.

03/13/2015

(Officer Robert Wilson was slain during an attempted robbery at a North Philadelphia video game store on March 5, 2015.  Photo provided by Phila. PD)

Fallen Philadelphia Police Officer’s Sister: He Was My Best Friend

The sister of fallen Philadelphia Police Officer Robert Wilson III greeted mourners at a vigil for her brother in West Philadelphia Thursday evening.

03/12/2015

(Officer Robert Wilson was slain during an attempted robbery at a North Philadelphia video game store on March 5, 2015.  Photo provided by Phila. PD)

Hundreds Gather To Remember Fallen Philadelphia Police Officer

Thursday night, hundreds gathered in his neighborhood to honor him as a police officer, and a person.

03/12/2015

(Officer Robert Wilson was slain during an attempted robbery at a North Philadelphia video game store on March 5, 2015.  Photo provided by Phila. PD)

Community Gathers For Vigil To Remember Fallen Philadelphia Police Officer

The community gathered for a vigil Wednesday night to remember slain Philadelphia Police Officer Robert Wilson III.

03/11/2015

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Man Dead, Woman Critical After Suspected Murder Suicide

Authorities say a Philadelphia man is dead and a woman injured following an attempted murder-suicide.

03/08/2015

Police officers line up in the back of church during a special service for fallen officer Robert Wilson III. (credit: Cherri Gregg)

Church In North Philadelphia Holds Special Mass To Honor Fallen Police Officer

Saint Martin de Porres Catholic Church, in the neighborhood where Philadelphia police officer Robert Wilson III was killed in the line of duty, held a special mass in his honor on Sunday.

03/08/2015

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Man Wanted In Domestic Homicide Found Dead Inside Car In East Oak Lane

Authorities say a man being sought in the shooting death of a woman during a domestic dispute last week has been found dead in a car in Philadelphia.

03/08/2015

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Man Shot During Home Invasion In Feltonville

It happened around 2 a.m. inside a home along the 800 block of East Tioga Street.

03/08/2015

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Man Shot, Wounded In North Philadelphia

It happened shortly before 12:30 a.m. Sunday near the 2100 block of West Berks Street.

03/08/2015

The Sixers wore special shirts prior to their game against the Hawks to honor fallen Philadelphia Police Officer Jon Johnson. (credit: Jon Johnson/KYW)

Sixers Honor Fallen Philadelphia Police Officer During Warm Ups

The Sixers wore special shirts to honor fallen Philadelphia police officer Robert Wilson III.

03/07/2015

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Death Of Officer Wilson Especially Difficult For 22nd Police District

It’s been a tough couple of days for Philadelphia and its police department with the loss of Officer Robert Wilson III. But for the 22nd District, located at 17th Street and Montgomery Avenue, it may be a bit tougher.

03/07/2015

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