Police: Burglars Caught In The Act Confess To Long List Of Break-InsLt. John Stanford says they were quite a busy pair of burglars, until they were caught in the act by patrol officers attempting to force open a door to a saloon just before dawn last Thursday.
Philadelphia Police Takedown of Store Robber Goes Viral, Generating Positive Community ResponseOn video, two plainclothes officers took down the suspect peacefully as he brandished a weapon in a Dunkin Donuts store.
Phila. Police Say New Policies Meant Fewer Police-Involved Deaths in 2014From January 1st of this year until now, there were 29 shootings involving officers, compared to 43 at this point last year.
Phila. Police Dept. Sees Little Impact From US Supreme Court Cell Search Ruling Lt. John Stanford says the Philadelphia Police Department's policy was already in compliance with the Supreme Court decision.
Neighbors Shocked at Nicetown Man's Death in Hands of Phila. PoliceSean Broaddus died while being arrested by police. Area residents described him as a mentor to young people and "a good man."
Phila. Police Seeking Pair Who Stole Laptops Worth $18,000 From Manayunk SchoolA police officials says it's possible the two young men are Dobson students.
Police in NE Philly Warn Elderly Drivers About Fake Auto Repair ScammersAccording to investigators, a man approached the 94-year-old driver and told him his car had a wobbly wheel and he could fix it. The motorist gave the suspect $940. The suspect fled with the money.
Philadelphia Man Arrested For Rock Salt Robbery PrankDaron Stinson, 21, has told police that he was just kidding around and looking to record the pranks on video for his Instagram account.
North Phila. Man Charged With Attempted Robbery of Rock Salt at Gunpoint Just how desperate was the rock salt shortage last week?
Philly Cop Under Investigation After 2nd Questionable Act Caught on VideoIn the latest video, an officer identified as Nace moves a sidewalk basketball backboard, then knocks it over.
$10,000 Reward Offered in Juniata Park Attacks on GirlsOne woman, the first known victim, was sexually assaulted. Two others managed to break free and run to safety.
Philly Police Don't Expect Many Issues At Naked Bike RideIn the first four years of the Philly Naked Bike Ride, there were no reports of police issuing citations for violating the city's indecency law.