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Point Breeze

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Police Release Surveillance Video Of Point Breeze Shooting

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying three suspects wanted in connection with a shooting and aggravated assault on Saturday.


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1 Critical After Shooting In South Philadelphia

Philadelphia police are investigating a shooting that left a 36-year-old male in critical condition.


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Shooting Injures One, Stray Bullet Strikes Daycare In Point Breeze

The shooting happened near 23rd and Mifflin in Point Breeze around 5:45 p.m.


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Woman Shot In Leg In South Philly

A woman is in stable condition after she was shot in the leg early Saturday morning in the Point Breeze neighborhood of South Philadelphia, according to authorities.


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Some Neighborhoods Will Bear Brunt Of Property Tax Increase, City Controller Says

Northern Liberties and the Graduate Hospital area are among the neighborhoods likely to be hardest hit by the city’s new property tax system.


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Teen Killed In South Philadelphia Shooting

Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 17-year-old male that occurred in the Point Breeze section of the city.


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City Council Approves Plan To Seize Properties In Point Breeze

A long-running battle between residents of the city’s Point Breeze section and developers culminated with City Council approval of a plan to seize dozens of properties.


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Developers Criticize City’s Point Breeze Affordable Housing Plan

A controversial plan to build new affordable housing in the city’s Point Breeze section was given an initial okay Tuesday by a city council committee.



Computer Hackers Have Message For City Regarding Point Breeze Lot

The fight over a lot in Point Breeze has taken a bizarre turn.



Private Developer Takes Vacant Point Breeze Lot Into His Own Hands

A private developer says he got fed up with dealing with the city and so he took matters into his own hands. Now the city has issued him a cease and desist order.


(In this surveillance image, Tracey Thomas, right, holds a gun while committing an armed robbery inside a Point Breeze bar.)

Young Repeat Offender Gets Long Sentence in South Philly Armed Robbery

Tracey Thomas, 22, was convicted of the robbery that was caught on tape inside the Crab Bar, on South 21st Street in the Point Breeze section of the city.



Man Dies After Being Shot 12 Times In Point Breeze

A man died after police say he was shot a dozen times in Philadelphia early Thursday morning.



3 Wounded In Drive-By Shooting In South Philadelphia

Police were investigating what they say may have been a drive by shooting early Thursday morning in the city’s Point Breeze section that left three men hospitalized.


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Organization To Install ‘Big Belly’ Trash And Recycling Units In Point Breeze

The Newbold Neighbors Association in the Point Breeze section of South Philadelphia is raising money to help clean up the neighborhood, and they’re going to use the same devices seen all around Center City.


Car vandalized in South Philadelphia on May 2, 2012. (credit: Dray Clark)

Profane Word Part Of South Philadelphia Car Vandalism

Police are investigating the vandalism of five cars in South Philadelphia sometime late Tuesday or early Wednesday.