Philadelphia Police Department

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
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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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Fred Cione Playground
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Kristen Johanson
January 30, 2020 - 5:56 pm
Exactly 50 years ago, Philadelphia Police Officer Fred Cione was on patrol when he was gunned down. His murder remains the city's only unsolved police killing. City officials and fellow officers gathered at the spot where he died in the hopes of drawing attention to the case. Read more here.
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Polic say a 4-year-old boy was killed in a home invasion on N. Lambert Street and W. Susquehanna Avenue.
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Tim Jimenez
January 30, 2020 - 7:12 am
Philadelphia police say a 4-year-old boy was shot and killed in North Philadelphia overnight. Read more here.
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SEPTA surveillance images show a man suspected of raping a woman in LOVE Park early Saturday morning.
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Tim Jimenez
January 29, 2020 - 6:49 am
There's now a $5,000 reward from the Fraternal Order of Police for a tip that leads to the arrest of a man who police they say punched and raped a woman in LOVE Park early Saturday morning. Read more here.
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Operation Save Our City founder Rosalind Pichardo poses with a photograph or her brother, whose 2012 murder remains unsolved.
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Justin Udo
January 26, 2020 - 3:08 pm
An advocate for families of murder victims in Philadelphia has a chilling way to educate the public about her cause. The effort comes as the city is seeing a higher-than-usual murder rate in the first month of the year. Read more here.
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Police cars
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Andrew Kramer
January 26, 2020 - 8:55 am
Police have found a car they say was involved in a deadly hit-and-run in North Philadelphia this weekend. They're still trying to figure out who was behind the wheel. Read more here.
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Gritty
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Tim Jimenez
January 23, 2020 - 8:10 am
Philadelphia police are investigating claims that the person wearing the Flyers’ mascot costume physically assaulted a 13-year-old boy. Read more here.
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Target parking lot in Wynnefield Heights, Philadelphia
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Tim Jimenez
January 22, 2020 - 6:58 am
Police are investigating a shooting in a Target parking lot in Wynnefield Heights, just off City Avenue, that left one man dead and two others wounded. 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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