Police say the 79-year-old suspect flashed a badge and demanded money from a driver who was illegally parked in a handicapped spot.
The accident happened just after 10 p.m. Saturday along State Road, near Ashburner Street.
A Philadelphia police officer has turned himself in to face charges stemming from an off-duty car crash that killed the other driver.
Philadelphia police are investigating the discovery of a body in a sanitation yard Monday afternoon.
It happened around 3:15 p.m. on the 8300 block of State Road.
Fire officials are investigating the cause of a fire that damaged several cars at an auto business in Northeast Philadelphia early Friday morning.
A fire police officer died after suffering a heart attack after leaving the scene of a chemical plant fire in Bucks County that was caused by a lightning strike early Wednesday morning.
A tractor-trailer accident forced the closure of I-95 at Academy Road early Wednesday morning.
The Philadelphia Prison System has welcomed some more arrivals. But they’re happy to be there — and wagging their tails.
A stabbing incident at the Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility along State Road in Northeast Philadelphia left one inmate dead and three others hospitalized.
A teen is presumed dead after he jumped into the Delaware River to save his friend Wednesday evening.
Police say an unlicensed teenager crashed into a gas line while joyriding early Friday morning.