Philadelphia police shot and critically wounded a man they say tried to rob two stores in the Northeast just after midnight Thursday.
The man’s family and the NAACP are calling for a federal investigation into the department’s use of deadly force against unarmed civilians.
One man is under arrest, another hospitalized after a police involved shooting in South Philadelphia this morning.
A man is in critical condition at Temple University Hospital after he was shot by police following a domestic dispute in the Hunting Park section of the city.
A 30-year-old man has pleaded guilty and will be sentenced in May for shooting and nearly killing a Philadelphia police officer near Broad and Somerset in June of 2009.
Authorities say police in Pennsauken shot and killed a 54-year-old man after he shot his three teenage sons, killing two of them.
A man was in critical condition after he was shot by police in the Frankford section of Philadelphia, Saturday evening.
Philadelphia police have identified a second suspect in Thursday’s shootout in the Kensington section of the the city, and they hope a $10,000 reward will help them track him down.
Police are canvassing the Kensington neighborhood of Philadelphia, looking for leads following Thursday night’s sudden gun battle with police that left one officer wounded.
A Philadelphia police officer was listed in stable condition and recovering at Temple University Hospital after being shot in the leg on Thursday night.