Police Involved Shooting
Philadelphia Police say officers shot a man they say refused to drop a gun late Thursday night in Frankford.
CBS 3 Eyewitness News is told the officers were initially called out to 17th and Cayuga Streets for a shooting.
Ten people were arrested Thursday just before a community meeting in Northeast Philadelphia. Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey and District Attorney Seth Williams were on hand to meet with neighbors to talk about community police relations, but were interrupted by a group who threw punches and chairs.
The wife of a southern New Jersey man who was fatally shot by police during a traffic stop has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit.
Saint Martin de Porres Parish at 2340 West Lehigh Avenue says it will be remembering Officer Wilson’s “life and service in prayer” on Sunday, March 8th at 10 a.m.
The report, commissioned by Pres. Obama, calls for external, independent investigations and outside prosecutors when police use deadly force.
Police are investigating a deadly police-involved shooting in Allentown early Monday morning.
A Pennsylvania state trooper fatally shot a fugitive Arizona sex offender while serving an arrest warrant at a Reading row home.
Police issued four people summons for ignoring orders not march in traffic during a peaceful protest over the death of Jerame Reid.
As the investigation continues in the police involved shooting that killed Jerame Reid, Bridgeton’s civic and religious leaders met to call for peace in the community.
“He verbalized very well throughout the entire stop. He did exactly what you would expect a seasoned, well-trained, experienced police officer to do,” said one expert Eyewitness News spoke to.
Despite allegations the Cumberland County Prosecutor’s office can’t be objective investigating the police involved shooting of Jerame Reid, the New Jersey Attorney General’s Office will not take over the case.
What began as a routine traffic stop quickly escalated into much more shortly after 5 p.m. Thursday.
Two police officers fatally shot a man who was in a car the officers had stopped in southern New Jersey, but authorities weren’t releasing further details Wednesday other than that a handgun was recovered at the scene.
Investigators have released more information on a police-involved shooting that left a man dead in Drexel Hill on Monday.