Philadelphia Police

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Kristen Johanson
March 20, 2020 - 5:50 pm
The Philadelphia Police Department is providing its officers with protective clothing, helmets and the like amid the coronavirus pandemic, but how are smaller departments in the greater Philadelphia region dealing with the crisis, since they are less likely to receive such protections? Read more...
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Maurice Hill
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
March 05, 2020 - 5:32 pm
Maurice Hill, the man accused of shooting six Philadelphia police officers during an eight-hour standoff in Nicetown last summer, will go to trial on additional attempted murder and reckless endangerment charges. Read more here.
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Police Commissioner speaks at the fifth anniversary of Officer Robert Wilson III's death.
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Justin Udo
March 05, 2020 - 4:35 pm
A fallen Philadelphia police officer is remembered for his work on the force through the creation of a special program in his honor.
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Jesse Alvarez
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
March 05, 2020 - 4:32 pm
A Philadelphia police officer has been arrested after an Internal Affairs investigation looked into a domestic assault. Read more here.
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Police seek machete-wielding man
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
March 02, 2020 - 4:42 pm
Authorities are searching for a man they say hid inside a victim’s car and then attacked him with a machete last week in Northeast Philadelphia. Police released surveillance video hoping someone will recognize the attacker. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Police Academy
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Kristen Johanson
February 28, 2020 - 4:06 pm
The first openly transgender recruit graduated from the Philadelphia Police Academy Friday, hoping to set a precedent of acceptance and open the door for future officers. Read more here.
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Scene of hit-and-run near Temple University
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Tim Jimenez
February 25, 2020 - 11:43 am
Philly police say a driver went the wrong direction down a one-way street, striking and killing a 27-year-old near Temple University’s campus. Police are still looking for the driver. Read more here.
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Razique Bumpas
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
February 25, 2020 - 9:53 am
A Philadelphia man has been charged with murdering a pregnant woman and her unborn child, but police are still looking for someone else. Read more here.
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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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