Sergeant David Lee says the recruits are taught ethics here at the Police Academy, but this trip expands on that — sometimes leaving these men and women speechless.
It happened around 2 p.m. Saturday at the Christy Recreation Center on the 700 block of South 55th Street.
Police say the 53-year-old victim was punched, kicked, choked and tasered seven times by her abductors during her ordeal.
It happened around 12 a.m. Sunday in the 4900 block of Hoopes Street in the Mills Creek section of the city.
Police say a man in his late 20’s was crossing Delaware Avenue, heading toward the Roxxy Nightclub, when he was struck and killed by a dark-colored SUV.
The Philadelphia Police Department Narcotics Bureau arrested dozens this week in the narcotics initiative in the city’s East Division, and as KYW’s Hadas Kuznits reports, more operations are yet to come.
Officials describe the woman as an Asian female between 30 and 50 years old. She’s about 5’1” and 130 lbs with black hair and missing front lower teeth.
Philadelphia police say a drunken taxi driver led them on a chase and crashed through a fence after cursing at an officer who found him asleep at the wheel.
It happened around 3 a.m. Sunday inside a home along the 700 block of West Erie Avenue.
A Philadelphia police officer is in hot water after showing up at the station in a patrol car while drunk early Saturday morning.
Police say 13-year old Kyle Kelly was last seen at the Wayne Academy School on Wayne Avenue.
It happened just before midnight on Friday in the 4300 block of Elizabeth Street.
A teenager is in critical condition after he was shot several times outside a mini-mart in Philadelphia Thursday.
Police are searching for a suspect who was caught on tape on several occasions stealing thousands of dollars in merchandise from a supermarket in Philadelphia.
Police say five vehicles were broken into, all within about a block of each other in the area of Hartel Avenue and Frontenac Street in the city’s Rhawnhurst neighborhood.