The federal judge granted a prosecution motion to dismiss a couple of charges in a police corruption case that has ensnared six former Philadelphia narcotics officers.
The defendants are accused of using force and their positions as police officers to steal money, property, and drugs from drug dealers.
A Philadelphia Police officer who was buying a gift for his son as a reward for good grades was shot and killed during a shootout with two suspects who were trying to rob a video game store in North Philadelphia Thursday.
The USPS letter carrier was robbed on March 3, 2015 around 12:45 p.m. near the intersection of North 20th Street and West Cumberland in Philadelphia.
Anyone with information should call Philadelphia Police at 215-546-TIPS.
Michael Taggart of Gloucester Township was taken into custody around 3:30 a.m. Thursday morning.
Police: Home Invasion Suspect Forced Victim Into Bedroom Where 2 Kids Were Sleeping, Then Robbed Her
The suspect is described as a black male between 6’0” and 6’2” and 220-240 lbs. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and gloves.
Investigators say Urie Ridgeway and William Hyman attacked a 64-year-old man inside of his home on Chief Massasoit Road Sunday night.
A southern New Jersey man says three men posing as police officers assaulted him and stole two cellphones during a robbery.
At least on the of the robbers was reportedly armed with a shotgun.
Philadelphia Police and the FBI are searching for a suspect who used what appeared to be a grenade to rob a Center City bank.
Police are investigating after they say a man with a handgun robbed a Dunkin’ Donuts in the Graduate Hospital section of the city.
Police say a man held up the Urban Saloon in Fairmount at gunpoint early Thursday morning, and got away with a significant amount of cash.
Police are searching for two suspects who used a rifle to rob a corner store in Philadelphia.
Police are searching for two men who are accused of robbing a McDonald’s in Northeast Philadelphia last month.