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Police Issue Warning For Women Jogging And Walking Alone

Police are advising women to stay alert and keep “situational awareness” following four crimes victimizing women outdoors across two states in just over a week.

05/29/2015

Rescuers work around derailed carriages of an Amtrak train in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on May 13, 2015. Rescuers on May 13 combed through the mangled wreckage of a derailed train in Philadelphia after an accident that left at least six dead, as the difficult search for possible survivors continued. AFP PHOTO/JEWEL SAMAD        (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

FRA Issues Emergency Order To Control Amtrak Train Speeds

The Federal Railroad Administration today issued an Emergency Order that will “assist in controlling passenger train speeds at certain locations on the Northeast Corridor.”

05/21/2015

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The Future Of Stop And Frisk In Philadelphia Is In Question

Kenney says he plans to discuss “Stop and Frisk” with Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey who has implemented the policy here.

05/20/2015

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New Light Poles Installed In Philadelphia Following I-Team Investigation

The workers replaced aluminum poles with new, safer fiberglass poles that do not conduct electricity.

04/22/2015

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I-Team Exclusive: City Worker Hospitalized, Suffering Electric Shock From Light Pole

A CBS 3 I-Team Exclusive Report reveals a city worker was treated for non-life threatening injuries at Hahnemann Hospital after being jolted with electricity when he came into contact with an overhead light pole

04/21/2015

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Hostages Held Captive By Fellow Firefighter Describe Frightening Moments

Logan says he was among four firefighters ordered onto the floor by Jordan, who fired a shot into the wall, six inches away, telling his hostages,”next time I won’t miss.”

04/01/2015

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Family Says Mumia Abu-Jamal Treated For Diabetes Complications

The wife and brother of convicted police killer Mumia Abu Jamal say the convicted police killer is suffering from diabetic shock in the Intensive Care Unit of a Pottsville Hospital.

03/31/2015

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Exclusive: Unusual Disguise Worn By Accused Armed Robber Leads To His Arrest In Delaware County

Radnor Police say the unusual headgear worn by an accused armed robber helped lead to his arrest for the May 22, 2014 armed robbery of an A Plus Mini Mart in Wayne.

03/20/2015

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Massive West Kensington Blaze Under Investigation

Federal agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms have now joined Philadelphia Fire Department investigators looking for the cause of a destructive 3-alarm fire

02/24/2015

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Exclusive Video: Philadelphia Police Get High Tech Help Stopping Bank Robbery Suspect

Philadelphia Police say a bank robbery suspect had no idea that while he tried to make his escape from a bank robbery, there was a GPS chip tracking his every movement.

02/20/2015

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Gas Main Rupture At Chestnut Hill Apartment Leaves Residents Out In Cold

PGW officials say a break in a six inch cast iron gas main caused a leak leading to an explosion inside a two-story apartment house at 7912 Ardleigh Street in Chestnut Hill around 1:30 this morning.

02/16/2015

Suspect Reginald Green. (credit: Philadelphia Police)

Police Charge Suspect In Sexual Assault Of Woman At SEPTA Station

Philadelphia police have charged a suspect in the alleged sexual assault of a woman at SEPTA’s Jefferson Station.

02/11/2015

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Lower Merion Police Accused Of Racial Profiling After Stopping And Questioning Snow Shovelers

On Wednesday evening, Police Superintendent Mike McGrath stepped before cameras, saying that the stopping of the two snow shovelers yesterday and two others in the same neighborhood had nothing to do with racial profiling.

01/29/2015

Ronald Dove. (credit: Philadelphia Police Department)

Former Philadelphia Homicide Detective Facing Criminal Charges in Girlfriend’s Murder Case

A former Philadelphia homicide detective is facing charges after he allegedly interfered with a murder investigation involving his girlfriend.

01/22/2015

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I-Team: Rogue Bikers’ Behavior Now Under Investigation

A CBS3 I-Team Investigation got answers about how scores of riders on dirt bikes and ATVs were able to race through city streets for nearly three hours Tuesday afternoon, ignoring traffic laws and putting pedestrians and other drivers in danger.

10/22/2014

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