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Delaware Officer Hit When Gun Accidently Discharges

Newark police say an officer was injured when a handgun accidently discharged after firearms training at police headquarters.


Slain Freemansburg Police Officer Robert Lasso

Services Held For Slain Pennsylvania Officer

A Pennsylvania police officer killed in the line of duty last week is being remembered as a great cop and devoted father.


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Police Officer Fatally Shot In Northampton County

A police officer in a small eastern Pennsylvania borough was shot and killed while investigating a report of a disturbance Thursday evening and authorities said a suspect was in custody.



Philadelphia Cop Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Woman Inside Patrol Car

Philadelphia Police are investigating one of their own after a woman claims she was sexually assaulted in the back of a squad car.


Thomas Kuechler (Photo courtesy of: The Intelligencer)

Former Bucks County Cop Declared Violent Sexual Predator

It is a stunning fall from grace. On Wednesday, a Bucks County judge declared a former police officer a violent sexual predator for acts he was convicted of after he left the force.



Officer Readmitted To Hospital After 2-Story Fall During Scuffle In Mayfair

A Philadelphia police officer injured in a fall out a second-story window during a scuffle with a suspect in Northeast Philadelphia has been re-admitted to the hospital.


Gennaro Pellegrini Jr.

BLOG: Remembering The Fallen On This Special Day

Somewhere this day you’d like to think Gennaro Pellegrini Jr. is smiling. Somewhere you’d like to think he’s looking down on his fellow Philadelphia police officers, and the men he served with in his National Guard unit, his fist pumping over the news that Osama bin Laden is dead.


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US Court Grants New Sentencing For Mumia Abu-Jamal

A US appeals court is awarding death-row activist Mumia Abu-Jamal a new sentencing hearing in the 1981 murder of a Philadelphia police officer.


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DA: Upper Southampton Officer Died Of Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound

Officials say a police officer who was found unresponsive in his cruiser outside a Bucks County church early Friday morning died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.


Delaware Police Officer Charged With Child Porn

A Harrington police officer is facing child pornography charges after an investigation by Delaware State Police and the state child predator task force.


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Suspect In Police Dragging Held On $1 Million Cash Bail

The Delaware County district attorney’s office says charges have been filed against a man suspected of dragging a police officer during a traffic stop in Clifton Heights Friday.


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Philadelphia Police Officer Forced To Shoot Attacking Dog

A police officer was forced to shoot a dog after the animal apparently attacked him in Northeast Philadelphia Monday morning.


Police: Intoxicated Man Arrested After Swinging At Philly Cop

A suspect was arrested after he allegedly swung at a Philadelphia police officer early Tuesday morning.


Atlantic City Police Department

Atlantic City Police Officer Killed In Fla. Crash

An Atlantic City police officer was killed over the weekend in a car crash in Florida.


Slain Officer Christopher Matlosz

Funeral To Be Held For Slain New Jersey Police Officer

Thousands of mourners, including police officers from across the country, will gather to say goodbye to a New Jersey police officer who was fatally shot last week behind the wheel of his patrol car.