Philadelphia Police

Recruits getting on their DC bound buses at the Philadelphia Police Academy in the Northeast. (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Philadelphia Police Recruits Leave For Holocaust Museum Trip

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.


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Police: Coach Opens Fire During Youth Basketball Game In Southwest Philadelphia

It happened around 2 p.m. Saturday at the Christy Recreation Center on the 700 block of South 55th Street.


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Chilling New Details Emerge In Kidnapping Of Center City Jewelry Store Employee

Police say the 53-year-old victim was punched, kicked, choked and tasered seven times by her abductors during her ordeal.



Man Shot, Critically Wounded In West Philadelphia

It happened around 12 a.m. Sunday in the 4900 block of Hoopes Street in the Mills Creek section of the city.


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Police Investigate Deadly Hit-And-Run In Northern Liberties

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.


Confiscated car with alleged secret compartment under the backseat. (credit: Hadas Kuznits/KYW)

Phila. Police Arrest 60, Confiscate 24 Vehicles In Narcotics Initiative

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.


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Police Need Help Identifying Disoriented Woman Found In West Philly

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.


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Taxi Driver Leads Police On Chase In South Philadelphia; Charged With DUI

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.



Man Stabbed, Robbed During Home Invasion In North Philadelphia

It happened around 3 a.m. Sunday inside a home along the 700 block of West Erie Avenue.


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Police: On-Duty Philadelphia Officer Arrested For DUI, Assault

A Philadelphia police officer is in hot water after showing up at the station in a patrol car while drunk early Saturday morning.


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Philadelphia Police Search For Missing 13-Year-Old Boy

Police say 13-year old Kyle Kelly was last seen at the Wayne Academy School on Wayne Avenue.



Man Shot Dead Inside Frankford Home

It happened just before midnight on Friday in the 4300 block of Elizabeth Street.


Shooting scene in Kensington on March 26, 2015. (credit: Alexandria Hoff)

Teen Shot In Head Outside Kensington Mini-Mart

A teenager is in critical condition after he was shot several times outside a mini-mart in Philadelphia Thursday.


Suspect wanted in multiple thefts from Whole Food Market on South Street. (credit: Philadelphia Police)

Police: Man Stole Thousands Of Dollars In Merchandise From Philly Supermarket

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.


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Airbag Thieves Strike Again In Northeast 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.