Philadelphia Police Department

Hero Thrill Show 2019
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John McDevitt
September 14, 2019 - 3:18 pm
Some first responders from around our region spent Saturday afternoon showing off their skills and raising money at the 65th annual Hero Thrill Show.
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Mayor Jim Kenney
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Pat Loeb
September 13, 2019 - 4:48 pm
Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney is looking for his next police commissioner and he says he wants the public's help in making a choice.
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Shaun Lloyd
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Mark Abrams
September 12, 2019 - 2:23 pm
Philadelphia police say they have arrested a suspect in the attempted daytime abductions of three women in the Francisville neighborhood over the past few days. Read more here.
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United States Postal Service boxes are stacked up.
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Justin Udo
September 12, 2019 - 1:47 pm
The United States Postal Service and Philadelphia Police Department are working together to find out who stole an SUV loaded with hundreds of pieces of undelivered mail on Tuesday — and then dumped the mail on the side of the road.
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Philadelphia police are searching for a man who has been seen on video grabbing and attempting to abduct three women in North Philadelphia this past Sunday.
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Mike Dougherty
September 12, 2019 - 9:22 am
A fourth woman has reported being grabbed by a man on the street in the Francisville neighborhood of Philadelphia. The series of attempted abductions and unwelcome advances has the neighborhood on edge.
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Philadelphia police are searching for a man who has been seen on video grabbing and attempting to abduct three women in North Philadelphia this past Sunday.
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Jay Scott Smith
September 11, 2019 - 11:19 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police are searching for a man who has been seen on video grabbing and attempting to abduct three women in North Philadelphia this past Sunday. They released video on Tuesday of the man they say brazenly targeted three women as they walked down N. 15th...
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City Council hearing on racist posts by officers
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Pat Loeb
September 10, 2019 - 7:47 pm
A City Council hearing Tuesday intended to discuss police officers' racist Facebook posts took a detour Tuesday, when a councilmember called for the resignation of Philadelphia's acting police commissioner. Read more here.
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Kristen Johanson
September 06, 2019 - 12:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia authorities have charged the man they say was threatening police officers with a knife earlier this week. And they have named the officer who shot him. Around 10:15 Monday night, police say officer Mateo Garcia-Cardona and his partner saw a car moving in...
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Maurice Hill
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
September 05, 2019 - 12:02 pm
The Philadelphia man accused of shooting six cops last month was expected to be in court Thursday for his preliminary hearing, but prosecutors need more time. The city's district attorney's office plans to charge him with more counts of attempted murder and assault on law enforcement.
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Dodge Challenger
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
September 04, 2019 - 4:57 pm
Authorities are searching for the driver who hit and severely injured a Philadelphia man along Broad Street early Wednesday morning. Read more here.
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