Federal Authorities Charge Man In Philadelphia Area Theft Ring Federal authorities have charged a man with being part of a theft ring that preyed on people who left wallets and purses in their cars at parks, gyms and ball fields all over the Philadelphia area.
In Philadelphia, Seeking Answers for Prescription Drug Abuse in CollegesThe conference brings together academics and government drug policy officials to examine prescription drug abuse among college students.
Ten Members of Phila. Ironworkers' Union Charged With Racketeering, ArsonAmong the alleged criminal acts was the December 2012 torching of a Quaker Meetinghouse under construction in Chestnut Hill.
More Federal Subpoenas Issued To DRPA EmployeesWord is, the US attorney in Philadelphia is taking a long look into past DRPA spending, particularly on economic development projects.
2 Charged With Using NJ Prison Inmates To Scam the IRSFederal prosecutors in New Jersey have charged two people in Delaware with operating a phony tax return business aimed at prison inmates, with the US Treasury the victim.
Philadelphian Among 18 Facing Federal Charges as Credit Card Fraud Ring SmashedThey allegedly gained over $200 million from credit card companies, using more than 7,000 phony IDs and 1,800 drop locations across America.
Man Identified, Charged In Liberty Bell Bomb ScarePhiladelphia police say charges have been filed against a Tempe, Arizona man, who is accused of telling security officers he had explosives while visiting the Liberty Bell on Independence Mall Saturday morning.
Philadelphia Man Charged With Sex Trafficking Of Children And Child Porn Enoch Smith, a 35-year-old also known as “Drees” or “Idris,” allegedly operated a prostitution venture in Philadelphia and recruited young girls to work as prostitutes.
Philadelphia Official Fired For Accepting Unauthorized Gifts From VendorJoseph James, the city's deputy chief information officer, has been fired for allegedly accepting gifts, meals, and $48,000 worth of items through a Verizon rewards program.
Pa. Judiciary Committee Recommends Approval Of Linda Kelly As Attorney GeneralThe state Senate Judiciary Committee has recommended Senate approval of western Pennsylvania prosecutor Linda Kelly to be the state’s next attorney general.