Philadelphia Police

A SEPTA bus
Mike DeNardo
Kim Glovas
December 11, 2018 - 4:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- SEPTA is reporting that a stray bullet struck a bus in the Strawberry Mansion section of the city this afternoon. The incident took place around 3:30 p.m. near the intersection of 29th and Dauphin Streets. SEPTA told KYW Newsradio that 20 passengers were on board of...
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Church Theft
Courtesy of Eric Terry
Andrew Kramer
December 07, 2018 - 9:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) --Authorities are investigating the theft of two large stained glass windows from a church in North Philadelphia. It happened early Sunday morning at Unity Mission Church along the 1500 block of N. 16th Street. "I was shocked," said Eric Terry, who supervises and...
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John McDevitt/KYW Newsradio
December 06, 2018 - 10:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Police say they are investigating what has now been officially deemed a triple homicide in the Frankford section of the city. Authorities say a 13-year-old boy called 911, just after 8 p.m., after gunfire broke out inside of a home along the 5100 block of...
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Dreamstime
December 02, 2018 - 10:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia police are investigating after a woman is stabbed 16 times, leaving her in critical condition. The stabbing took place along the 5700 block of Erdrick Street, just after 6:30 p.m. Sunday. According to police, the 43-year-old female victim sustained...
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Dreamstime
December 01, 2018 - 9:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police are investigating after two men and a woman are found dead inside of a residence in the Tioga-Nicetown section of the city. Authorities say just after 7:30 p.m., officers were called to a home along the 1900 block of West Venango Street after a...
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Andrew Kramer | KYW Newsradio
December 01, 2018 - 4:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police say three people are in custoday after a body is found wrapped in a blood-soaked carpet in the Wissinoming section of the city. Authorites responded to a home along the 4000 block of Higbee Street, around 2:30 p.m. Saturday, after the landlord...
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Spray Painting Suspect
Philadelphia Police Department
December 01, 2018 - 9:02 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia police are asking for the public's help identifying a suspect caught on surveillance video spray painting racist messages outside a SEPTA station. And authorities believe the same man is behind several similar incidents in the city. A security camera...
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Philadelphia Police are asking for your help identifying an arson suspect who set items on fire inside a West Oak Lane store in a pretty strange way.
Courtesy of Philadelphia Police Department
Andrew Kramer
November 29, 2018 - 9:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Police are asking for your help identifying an arson suspect who set items on fire inside a West Oak Lane store in a pretty strange way. The incident happened Nov. 20., and police just released the surveillance video. On that video is a woman authorities...
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Dreamstime
November 25, 2018 - 9:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia Police are investigating after gunfire in the Haddington section of the city leaves three boys hospitalized. Authorities say the victims, an 8-year old boy and two teenagers, were shot just before 8 p.m. on Ludlow Street, about a block away from SEPTA's...
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Dreamstime
November 24, 2018 - 10:29 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia Police are searching for four suspects after a pair of security guards were shot in front of an after hours club early Saturday morning. Authorities say the four men were kicked out of VIP Afterhours Night Club along the 3500 block of I Street in Juniata...
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