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Phila. Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey Takes The Stage At TEDx

In light of many controversial incidents involving police nationally, Philadelphia’s highest ranking officer was given just 18 minutes to provide his take on “Justice for All.”

06/11/2015

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Students March To City Hall In Support Of The Black Lives Matter Movement

The idea for the rally and march came from 5th grader, Samara Tahir, after the Baltimore riots and the death of Freddie Gray.

05/29/2015

Rescuers work around derailed carriages of an Amtrak train in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on May 13, 2015. Rescuers on May 13 combed through the mangled wreckage of a derailed train in Philadelphia after an accident that left at least six dead, as the difficult search for possible survivors continued. AFP PHOTO/JEWEL SAMAD        (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Investigators Examining Cell Phone Records Of Engineer Of Derailed Train

Eyewitness News has learned that a review of the signals system in the area of the derailment found no issues.

05/20/2015

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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.

05/20/2015

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Philly’s Top Cop Weighs In On Shooting Deaths Of Two NYC Police Officers

Commissioner Ramsey spoke with reporters Sunday night, a day after the murders of New York City police officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu.

12/22/2014

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Obama Taps Philly’s Top Cop To Lead National Police Task Force

President Barrack Obama is calling on Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey to lead a national task force, which has the mission to come up with ideas on better policing.

12/02/2014

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Philadelphia Police Preparing For Ferguson Grand Jury Reaction

With people around the country waiting on the decision, and planning rallies or protests depending on the decision, Philadelphia Police are planning accordingly.

11/20/2014

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Daily News Reporters Forced To Defend Pulitzer Prize Winning Series

The Philadelphia Daily News reporting team that won a Pulitzer Prize for a 2009 series on police corruption is in the uncomfortable position of challenging the credibility of one of their own sources.

08/24/2014

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Two Men Charged In Carjacking Crash That Killed Three Children

Police have announced charges against two men they say are responsible for the carjacking and hit-and-run crash that killed three children in North Philadelphia.

07/28/2014

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Ramsey: Teen Suspects In Brick Attack Will Learn ‘It’s Not Funny’

Police commissioner Ramsey says that whether the kids in the video realize it or not, they’re facing very serious charges.

03/25/2014

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Examines 2013 Crime Statistics

In a comparison of statistics from 2013 and 2007, just before the Nutter Administration took over, Ramsey says violent crime has dropped across the board with the exception of rape.

01/06/2014

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EXCLUSIVE: Police Commissioner Ramsey Unveils New Addition To Department’s Website Providing Information About Officer-Involved Shootings

Providing rare access to his office at Police Headquarters, the Commissioner showed how the website will provide information on police shootings previously restricted to the department’s files.

12/09/2013

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Homicide Detective’s Attorney Addresses Investigation

Philadelphia Police continue to hold a possible crime scene, near 4th and Westmoreland Street in North Philadelphia, as investigators search for clues to a suspected 2012 murder in which the victim is still missing. And this case is linked to a now benched homicide detective under investigation for his conduct in several murder investigations.

10/29/2013

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Police: Search Continues For Suspects Who Allegedly Dressed As Utility Workers In Home Invasion

The house had surveillance cameras, but police say the three men grabbed the hard drive that had the video.

08/23/2013

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Police Release Surveillance Video Of Deadly Police-Involved Shooting In Germantown

Philadelphia Police held a press conference Friday afternoon at Police Headquarters to display the video.

05/31/2013

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