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.
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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.”
Philadelphia police fatally shot an armed man following a struggle with the suspect in West Philadelphia late Sunday evening.
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.
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.
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.
The Philadelphia Police Department is sending 67 officers to assist with the NATO summit in Chicago.
Two Upper Darby Township Police officers ran into a burning home, rescuing a young girl, but the fire claimed the life of a 40-year-old woman.
Three men face numerous charges after a brawl at an Atlantic City club left two police officers and a police dog injured.
Philadelphia police officers were forced to open fire on a suspect while chasing him early Thursday morning.
Police officer fatalities seem to be on the rise across the nation.
Castro, once a high-raking police inspector, pleaded guilty in June to a single count of conspiracy to commit extortion.
New federal grants will add 78 police officers to patrols across New Jersey, where several departments have had deep layoffs because of budget problems.
Police say two officers in an unmarked patrol car suffered non-life threatening injuries when their cruiser was struck by another car near Broad and Pattison Avenues in South Philadelphia just after 1:30 a.m. Sunday morning.