A judge rejects prosecution arguments for first degree murder verdicts, instead finding a Point Breeze couple guilty of third degree murder in the horrific abuse death of their son.
Authorities responded to the partial collapse of a vacant rowhome in South Philadelphia Wednesday afternoon, two days after a wall already collapsed in the same property.
Rescue crews were called to the scene of a fire in Center City on Saturday where a woman apparently jumped from a window to save herself.
Authorities say a two-year-old girl was struck and killed by a car in South Philadelphia Wednesday night.
Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying three suspects wanted in connection with a shooting and aggravated assault on Saturday.
Philadelphia police are investigating a shooting that left a 36-year-old male in critical condition.
The shooting happened near 23rd and Mifflin in Point Breeze around 5:45 p.m.
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.
Northern Liberties and the Graduate Hospital area are among the neighborhoods likely to be hardest hit by the city’s new property tax system.
Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 17-year-old male that occurred in the Point Breeze section of the city.
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.
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.
The fight over a lot in Point Breeze has taken a bizarre turn.
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.
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.