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Former Philadelphia High School Employee Charged With Having Sex With Student

Police say 56-year-old Mark Preston Williams had sex with a 17-year-old student of Northeast Philadelphia High School.

03/12/2013

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1 Charged In Abduction Of Girl From Philadelphia 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.

02/14/2013

(Christina Regusters is accused of donning Muslim garb to impersonate the kidnap  victim's mother.  File photo)

Investigators Raid Cobbs Creek Home In Connection To Elementary School Abduction Case

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.

02/08/2013

Police help children into their mother's car after they were found wandering on a street in Philadelphia in the early morning hours of January 30, 2013. (credit: Jericka Duncan)

2 Young Children Found Wandering Alone In South Philadelphia Reunited With Parents

Two young children were in police custody after they were found wandering on a street in South Philadelphia early Wednesday morning.

01/30/2013

Man Sought In Exposing Incidents In South Philadelphia

Philadelphia police are searching for a man who is accused of exposing himself to several women over a 30 minute span.

08/14/2012

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Man Arrested For Indecent Exposure At SEPTA Station

Police have arrested the man who had been wanted for a series of indecent exposures at a SEPTA train station in Philadelphia.

08/08/2012

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Priest Accused Of Abuse At Philadelphia Church Surrenders To Authorities

A priest accused of sexual abuse at a Philadelphia church has surrendered to authorities.

07/27/2012

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Police Seek Suspect in Violent Germantown Break-In

Philadelphia police say the 78-year-old resident was repeatedly assaulted after she awoke to the sight of a strange man in her apartment.

07/27/2012

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After 16 Years, Philadelphia Police Identify Accused Killer Of Teen

When Paulette Smith waved goodbye to her 17-year-old daughter, Anjeanette Maldonado, the morning of September 30,1996, she had no idea she would never see the daughter she loved alive again.

07/26/2012

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Philadelphia Police Searching For Suspect Who Groped 10-Year-Old Girl

A 10-year-old girl was walking with her two-year-old brother to their dad’s house when police say a stranger approached the girl and groped her right on the street Tuesday afternoon.

07/17/2012

(Philadelphia police dust for fingerprints on the front door of the victim's home.)

$10,000 Reward Offered In Kidnap-Rape Of Feltonville Nine-Year-Old

Capt. John Darby of the police department’s Special Victims Unit says the unidentified attacker stripped before entering the home near “D” and Wyoming at 4:30am last Wednesday morning, grabbed the girl from a bed where other children were also sleeping, and fled.

06/21/2012

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Police Investigating Reported Sexual Assault Inside Germantown High School

Philadelphia police say a teenager is in custody, charged with rape for the alleged assault of a female student inside Germantown High School last Friday.

05/08/2012

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17-Year-Old Fights Off Abduction Attempt In Center City

There were some scary moments in an area generally thought to be safe in Philadelphia. A young woman was attacked but fought back.

01/27/2012

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West Philadelphia Teen Charged With 2 Counts of Rape and Robbery

Police say his alleged victims have identified 18-year-old Dominic Brown of the 6000 block of Irving Street as the man who attacked them and held them at gunpoint.

01/12/2012

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Man Charged With 4 Recent Kensington Rapes

Police have identified the man as 31-year-old Marcos Camacho.

12/08/2011

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