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Police Deliver Holiday Meals To Families In Camden

There have been a lot of changes in Camden’s police department but the Hispanic Officer Society is carrying on a tradition it started 15 years ago: delivering Christmas dinner to needy Camden families.

12/19/2014

Friday, Commissioner Charles Ramsey spent the morning overseeing the graduation of 39 brand new Philadelphia Police Officers. The rookie cops are hitting the streets Monday in two of the city’s busiest districts. (credit: Steve Patterson/CBS3)

Philadelphia Police Department Holds Graduation Ceremony

Friday, Commissioner Charles Ramsey spent the morning overseeing the graduation of 39 brand new Philadelphia Police Officers. The rookie cops are hitting the streets Monday in two of the city’s busiest districts.

12/12/2014

This pilot program tests out six different kind of body cameras on more than 30 police officers. (credit: Ian Bush/KYW)

Philadelphia Police Department Testing Out Body Cameras

This pilot program tests out six different kinds of body cameras on more than 30 police officers.

12/11/2014

Scene of police-involved shooting in Trenton, New Jersey on November 13, 2014. (credit: David Spunt)

Cops: Suspect Killed After Opening Fire On Officers In Trenton

Two police officers were taken to the hospital after a police-involved shooting in Trenton Thursday morning.

11/13/2014

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Judges Split On Bail For Philadelphia Police Officers Charged With Corruption

The six Philadelphia narcotics officers charged with corruption went before a judge Monday at their bail hearing.

08/04/2014

(A body camera worn by an Evesham Township, NJ police officer.  File photo by Cleve Bryan/ CBS3)

Evesham Township Police Begin Department-Wide Use Of Body Cameras

The system cost $63,000 but the department says among other long-term savings they should court and workman comp costs by $117,000 in the first three years.

07/18/2014

Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams. (credit: Tim Jimenez/KYW)

Philadelphia Grand Jury Clears Police Officers In Patdown Of Teen

A 16-year-old, along with his mom and attorney, had claimed that he suffered a serious injury, after one officer squeezed his testicle during a brief disturbance.

07/17/2014

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New Jersey To Expand Anti-Overdose Pilot

Gov. Christie will announce the statewide expansion Tuesday of a program that allows police officers to carry and administer a drug that can quickly reverse a heroin overdose.

06/17/2014

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Philadelphia Man Jailed In Death Threats That Locked Down Pennsylvania Schools

A Philadelphia man has been jailed on charges he made calls from a suburban Pittsburgh hotel room threatening to kill police officers, which prompted a brief lockdown of nearby schools.

09/24/2013

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Taking Photos Of Police

Is it illegal to photograph the police?

06/25/2013

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NRA Calls For Armed Police Officer In Every School In Wake Of Connecticut Shooting

The nation’s largest gun-rights lobby called Friday for armed police officers to be posted in every American school to stop the next killer “waiting in the wings.”

12/21/2012

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Armed Suspect Fatally Shot By Police In West Philadelphia

Philadelphia police fatally shot an armed man following a struggle with the suspect in West Philadelphia late Sunday evening.

11/12/2012

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Two Philadelphia Police Officers Involved In Minor Car Accident Saturday

Officials report a red truck and a police transport van were involved in a crash at the intersection of Cottman Avenue and Cottage Street in Mayfair.

07/28/2012

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Councilman Wants Hiring Benefits Extended To Grandchildren Of Fallen Police, Firefighters

A city councilman says grandchildren of fallen Philadelphia police officers and firefighters should get the same civil service hiring preferences that are now given to the children.

06/04/2012

From left-right: Tyler, Morrissey, James, Chakey, Ryan, Kelly (Credit: Joe Santoliquito)

The Hero Bowl: A Great Game For A Great Cause

The score won’t matter Thursday night and every player on both sides knows it when the Central League meets the rival Del-Val League at Widener University’s Quick Stadium at 7:30 p.m. for the 36th Annual Hero Bowl.

05/30/2012

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