Philadelphia Police

Police in North Philadelphia.
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Antionette Lee
February 21, 2020 - 8:28 pm
Philadelphia police say a pregnant woman was shot to death on a North Philadelphia street Friday night. Read more here.
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Joel Saint-Fort and Charles Davis
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
February 21, 2020 - 12:24 pm
A man and a teenager have been charged with the murder of a young woman, who was shot and killed earlier this week in front of a North Philadelphia Catholic school. Read more here.
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Police at in North Philadelphia after a shooting.
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Kristen Johanson
February 20, 2020 - 5:30 pm
A 19-year-old girl is dead after Wednesday’s shooting outside a North Philadelphia Catholic school, but police believe they may already have the suspects. Read more here.
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Center City police barricade
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Mike DeNardo
February 18, 2020 - 1:34 pm
A heavy police presence still surrounds The Sterling Apartment Homes at 18th Street and JFK Boulevard, where they responded to reports of a man with a gun early Tuesday afternoon. Police say the situation is now over and no longer a threat to the public. Read the latest here.
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The assistant manager of a South Philadelphia dollar store has posted a note on the door saying kids need to be accompanied by a parent or someone over 18.
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Kristen Johanson
February 17, 2020 - 4:55 pm
Philadelphia police have been beefing up patrols in and around Center City after a recent spike in retail thefts — much of which, they say, are being committed by teenagers. But one police commander came up with a new way to reduce crime while also giving the teens a safe space after school. Read...
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Gritty
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KYW Staff
February 03, 2020 - 10:52 am
Philadelphia police say Philadelphia Flyers mascot Gritty has been cleared of allegations that he assaulted a 13-year-old boy during a photoshoot. Read more here.
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Joseph Herron
Philadelphia Police Department
Mike DeNardo
January 31, 2020 - 4:35 pm
A Northeast Philadelphia man is being held on DUI charges in connection with Tuesday's crash that critically injured a crossing guard in Port Richmond. Read more here.
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Gritty
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Andrew Kramer
January 22, 2020 - 3:49 pm
Philadelphia police are looking into claims that the Flyers’ mascot Gritty physically assaulted a 13-year-old boy in November 2019. Read more here.
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Shara Dae Howard
January 21, 2020 - 9:48 pm
Police are investigating a fatal triple shooting in the parking lot of a Target. Read more here.
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Jordan Oliver-Williams, Lashawna Dantzler, Zamir Burton, Zahmir Mason.
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
January 21, 2020 - 6:18 pm
Authorities have charged 4 people in connection with the fatal beating of a man found dead in a trash can last week in the city’s Logan neighborhood. Read more here.
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