New Yorker Chosen To Lead Philadelphia Police Advisory CommissionThe Philadelphia Police Advisory Commission has selected a New Yorker to become its next executive director. It's the first step in rebuilding the commission after a rocky start to the year.
Phila. Councilman Revives Push For an Independent Police Review BoardPhiladelphia City Council opened its fall session today with one controversial matter front and center: whether to put more teeth into the civilian panel that studies cases of police misconduct.
Community, Fundraising For Pizza Deliveryman Shot By Phila. Cops, Wants Answers Philippe Holland was left in critical condition following the April 22nd shooting, near 51st Street and Baltimore Avenue. The official word from police was that the shooting may have been the result of a "misunderstanding."
Robbery Prompts City Council To Raise Awareness For Hearing DisabledPhiladelphia City Council is working to raise awareness about the barriers deaf and hard-of-hearing folks confront in their daily lives.