Police say the owner of a Northeast Philadelphia deli shot and killed a robbery suspect Tuesday night during an exchange of gunfire.
As expected, Philadelphia prosecutors will step aside so federal authorities can pursue charges over the alleged kidnapping of mentally disabled adults for their disability checks.
Prosecutors have announced federal charges against five people in a case in which authorities say mentally disabled adults were held in the basement of a Philadelphia home as part of an alleged Social Security fraud scheme.
Philadelphia firefighters are investigating two separate fires that occurred early Sunday morning.
Police and Hazmat crews responded to an ammonia leak in the Tacony section of the city.
The $6.7-million station replaces one that was shuttered a few years ago because of the expansion of Interstate 95.
Police are searching for a suspect who robbed a convenience store in Northeast Philadelphia early Monday morning.
A 15-year-old was rushed to an area hospital after being shot in the elbow in the city’s Tacony neighborhood Friday evening, according to authorities.
Philadelphia police are investigating a tire-slashing incident that occured Tuesday night in the Tacony section of the city.
Police are investigating a home invasion that happened in Northeast Philadelphia early Tuesday morning.
Police are investigating a home invasion that occurred early Saturday morning in the Tacony section of Philadelphia.
A nail salon in Philadelphia’s Tacony neighborhood was reportedly robbed at gunpoint Friday night.
Investigators believe a Philadelphia woman killed her twin babies and attempted to kill her young daughter and then herself because she thought the children’s father was having an affair with a family member.
Fire officials are investigating the cause of a fire that damaged several cars at an auto business in Northeast Philadelphia early Friday morning.
A veteran of the Philadelphia Police force is behind bars in Bucks County, facing prostitution charges, after he was found in a Bensalem hotel room with a 21-year-old prostitute and a 14-year-old girl.