Police Officer Charged

(Phila. PD photo)

Phila. Cop Charged With Instigating, Fighting With Teens

Philadelphia police officer Tamika Gross was arrested after allegedly encouraging and taking part in fights with her teenaged children and others teens.

06/24/2014

Stephen Rozniakowski

Trial Ordered For Colwyn Cop Accused of Stalking Former Girlfriend

Over a period of seven months, prosecutors say, 31-year-old Stephen Rozniakowski contacted his ex-fiancée thousands of times, finally forcing her to go to police because she feared for her safety.

06/12/2014

File Photo: Robin Williams, 21, was killed when her car was rearended by the defendant's pickup truck on the Pennsylvania Turnpike.  (Credit: Chopper 3)

Pa. State Trooper Sentenced In Deadly DUI Turnpike Crash

Barry Searfoss has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter and DUI, and was sentenced to 6-23 months in prison.

03/04/2014

(First lady Michelle Obama waves to her husband before he addresses a joint session of Congress in February 2009.   With her is Philadelphia police officer Richard DeCoatsworth.  
Credit: Mark Wilson/ Getty Images)

Exalted Then Disgraced Former Philly Cop Pleads Guilty To Reduced Charges

Troubled former Philadelphia police officer Richard DeCoatsworth, 28, has pleaded guilty to promoting prostitution, simple assault, and a drug charge.

02/25/2014

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Retired Philly Cop Charged With Gunpoint Confrontation in Upper Darby

Police say the 79-year-old suspect flashed a badge and demanded money from a driver who was illegally parked in a handicapped spot.

10/28/2013

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Coatesville, Pa. Cop Charged With Stealing From Officers’ Group

Gerald Pawling, 42, who worked for seventeen years on the Coatesville police force, is accused of stealing $46,000 from the PBA.

08/22/2013

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Darby Twp. Cop Charged With Demanding Favors From Women He Detained

Christopher Howard Scott, 33, has been charged with first-degree felony kidnapping after taking each of the women to a park.

07/30/2013

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‘Sad Day,’ Says Ramsey, As More Corruption Charges Filed Against Philly Cops

This is another blow to the Philadelphia Police Department, already reeling from repeated allegations of corruption, acts of admitted corruption, and concerns about police shootings.

06/04/2013

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Veteran Phila. Police Narcotics Officer Caught In FBI Sting, Charged With Ripoff

Federal authorities allege that officer Jeffrey Walker planted drugs in the target’s car, then stole approximately $15,000 from a home.

05/22/2013

(Jonathan Josey outside the Criminal Justice Center in Philadelphia, after being found not guilty of assault.  Credit: Tony Hanson)

Advocacy Groups Want Probe Into Assault Acquittal of Philadelphia Cop

Lt. Jonathan Josey was found not guilty of assault charges stemming from an incident in which he was caught on videotape slapping a woman to the ground during a Puerto Rican Day celebration. The judge’s wife is a Philadelphia police officer.

03/07/2013

Victim David Compton (photo provided by family)

Deptford Cop Charged With First-Degree Murder in Jan. 5th Shooting Incident

The South Jersey man shot in the head last weekend inside the home of Deptford police officer James Stuart has died of his injuries.

01/11/2013

(Phila. PD photo)

Philadelphia Cop Charged in Connection With Altercation With Wife

Officer James Timms, 41, has been suspended from the police force with intent to dismiss.

01/09/2013

(Photo from Berlin, NJ web site)

Berlin, NJ Police Chief Charged With Illegal Touches on Female Employee

Berlin Township police chief Joe Jackson is facing three misdemeanor counts of harassment and simple assault from incidents that stem back to April 2010 and came to a head last July.

01/04/2013

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