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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.



Police: Homeowner Shoots Man Trying To Break Into Olney Home

It happened around 4 a.m. Saturday along the 5900 block of B Street.


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Philadelphia Police And Youth From Around The City Talk About What Can Be Done To Strengthen Community Relations

During a police and youth forum Wednesday at City Hall, both sides came together to discuss how they can make their plans for a better future a reality.


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Philadelphia Police Release New Info In Shooting Death Of Man By Officers During Traffic Stop

The information includes the names and statements of the officers involved, DNA evidence, as well as murky video of the moment Brandon Tate-Brown was shot in the head by police during a traffic stop in Mayfair.


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Active Shooter Drill Scheduled At Temple University

The Philadelphia Police Department will be holding an active shooter drill in the area of Barton Hall starting at 8:30am.


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2 Men Arrested For Vandalism Of Vacant Center City Building

Officials say, the men were throwing debris onto the streets from a building under construction on Broad and Arch Street in Center City.


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Man Critically Wounded In Feltonville Shooting

It happened around 12:30 a.m. Sunday in the 3000 block of Gransback Street.


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Man Shot Nine Times In Germantown

It happened around 1:30 a.m. Saturday near Germantown Avenue and Bringhurst Street.


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Police Investigate Possible Connection Between 2 North Philadelphia Shootings

On arrival, officers found a 36-year-old man in the street a few blocks away, who had been shot multiple times in the chest and back.


Philadelphia Police say this is the suspect wanted in a home invasion and sexual assault in Point Breeze on memorial Day.

Philadelphia Police Release Video Of Suspect In South Philadelphia Sexual Assault

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.


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Man Stopped By Police In South Philadelphia Questioned At Special Victims Unit

Police officers stopped a man in the area and took him to the Special Victims Unit for questioning.


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Are South Philadelphia Sexual Assaults Linked? Police Probe Attacks

The most recent assault took place just after 5am on Monday morning, on the 1800 block of Rosewood Avenue.


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Suspect, Victim ID’d In Fatal West Philadelphia Shooting

It happened around 1:30 a.m. Monday near the intersection of 41st and Aspen Streets.


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Philadelphia Police Searching For 2 Females Who Robbed A Beauty Supply Store

When an employee, a 66-year-old woman, tried to stop the suspects, one of them sprayed her with pepper spray.


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The Future Of Stop And Frisk In Philadelphia Is In Question

Kenney says he plans to discuss “Stop and Frisk” with Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey who has implemented the policy here.