Special Victims Unit
Police have released surveillance video of the suspect wanted in the alleged sexual assault and robbery of woman inside her Rittenhouse Square apartment.
Philadelphia police say a 26-year-old woman was raped at her Rittenhouse Square-area apartment early Saturday morning by a man who followed her home and then forced his way inside.
Capt. John Darby, of the police department’s special victims’ unit, isn’t even positive it’s the same guy in all three assaults. But, he says, police are desperate solve this puzzle.
Three similar attacks in Northeast Philadelphia have police on alert.
On Monday, Bethune Elementary School sent out this letter to parents about an incident that took place that took place that morning.
Police and neighbors are expressing relief that the alleged “Juniata Park Rapist” is now behind bars.
Philadelphia Police are searching for a suspect who they say abducted a 15-year-old girl and slapped her in the face.
Philadelphia police are investigating a reported sexual assault in the city’s Mantua section.
Philadelphia Police Special Victims Unit is investigating two alleged sexual assaults in the area of the ‘Made In America’ music festival.
The new facility in Hunting Park combines agencies that deal with the aftermath of sex crimes.
Authorities are investigating the death of a four-year-old girl in Philadelphia on Tuesday.
Police say 56-year-old Mark Preston Williams had sex with a 17-year-old student of Northeast Philadelphia High School.
Philadelphia police say charges have been filed against one person they questioned Thursday in connection with the abduction of a 5-year-old girl from her school last month.
A Special Victims Unit task force acted on a search warrant early Friday in West Philadelphia as they advanced their hunt for suspects in a recent child abduction.
Two young children were in police custody after they were found wandering on a street in South Philadelphia early Wednesday morning.