“Bullets go up, and they do come down, and we have no control over where they land and who they might injure,” police commissioner Charles Ramsey said.
A Philadelphia Grand Jury continues to investigate the deadly collapse of the Center City Salvation Army store in June.
Philadelphia DA Seth Williams says, simply, Dr. Kermit Gosnell was a monster.
Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams stopped by a Northeast middle school on Monday to talk about a hot topic. He made the students “deputies” against bullying.
Griffin Campbell, owner of the demolition company at the center of accident last June that killed six people, is being charged with six counts of third-degree murder.
Authorities say an 86-year-old retired Philadelphia judge was found dead after a fire at his home Sunday evening.
The family of a Willow Grove man, who died of an accidental drug overdose a month ago after cooperating with authorities in a clergy sex abuse case, has filed a lawsuit against the Philadelphia Archdiocese and the man’s alleged abuser.
A teen faces charges of witness intimidation and terroristic threats in connection with a social media account that revealed the names of victims and witnesses in criminal cases, police said.
Both the DA’s race and the race for controller feature Democratic incumbents challenged by little-known and under-financed Republicans.
Alvarez, a former assistant DA, says Williams has wasted a chance to make the city better by focusing on public corruption.
Lynn Nichols, most recently the assistant chief of the Philadelphia DA’s homicide unit, turned herself in to Philadelphia police today.
And those headed to college got an even bigger surprise: a new laptop computer.
A federal judge says a Philadelphia man on death row for 21 years was convicted on “scant evidence,” and has overturned his conviction for killing a teen girl for her earrings.
Police brass and top city officials marked the opening with a ceremonial ribbon-cutting at the police academy, in Northeast Philadelphia.
Philadelphia district attorney Seth Williams says Eagles team management has reached out to him as they deal with the aftermath of the video of wide receiver Riley Cooper’s racist remark.