Special Victims Unit

Police Investigate Sex Assault At Southwest Philly Bus StopThe Philadelphia Police Department's Special Victims Unit is investigating a sexual assault that occurred Wednesday morning in the city's Elmwood section.
Man Stopped By Police In South Philadelphia Questioned At Special Victims UnitPolice officers stopped a man in the area and took him to the Special Victims Unit for questioning.
Woman Attacked in West Phila. Apartment, Threatened With Her Own Meat Cleaver Investigators say the victim spotted a man in her apartment about 4am, holding a meat cleaver that he had taken from her kitchen.
Police Search For Man Accused Of Fondling Himself Outside Philly Rec CenterPhiladelphia Police are looking to identify a male accused of fondling himself outside of a Recreational Center occupied by several juveniles.
Police Release Surveillance Video In Rape, Robbery Of Woman In Rittenhouse SquarePolice have released surveillance video of the suspect wanted in the alleged sexual assault and robbery of woman inside her Rittenhouse Square apartment.
Police: Woman Raped During Home Invasion In Rittenhouse SquarePhiladelphia 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.
Police Speculate Mayfair Attacker Has Struck For Third TimeCapt. 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.
Police Investigate Third Sexual Assault In Northeast PhiladelphiaThree similar attacks in Northeast Philadelphia have police on alert.
Police Investigate 2 Attempted Abductions Outside North Philadelphia Elementary SchoolOn Monday, Bethune Elementary School sent out this letter to parents about an incident that took place that took place that morning.
Suspect Arrested In Juniata Park AttacksPolice and neighbors are expressing relief that the alleged “Juniata Park Rapist” is now behind bars.
Police: Suspect Wanted In Abduction, Assault Of Teen In HolmesburgPhiladelphia Police are searching for a suspect who they say abducted a 15-year-old girl and slapped her in the face.
Police: 12-Year-Old Boy Sexually Assaulted On Way To SchoolPhiladelphia police are investigating a reported sexual assault in the city's Mantua section.