Philadelphia Police Department

Cpl. James O'Connor
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
April 17, 2020 - 5:07 pm
Two more men have been charged with the murder of Philadelphia SWAT Sgt. James O’Connor, who was killed more than a month ago while serving a homicide warrant. Read more here.
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Justin Udo
April 14, 2020 - 5:52 pm
Philadelphia police officers are getting much-needed protective gear from the Fraternal Order of Police. Read more here.
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Fatal hit-and-run
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
April 14, 2020 - 5:14 pm
Authorities are looking for the driver who struck and killed a man Tuesday night, then took off, near Seventh and Callowhill streets. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Police Department headquarters.
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Kristen Johanson
April 12, 2020 - 4:00 am
Philadelphia now has 100 victims of homicide as of Saturday morning, and the city's top cop says even with the pandemic, gun violence continues to also plague communities. But she says everything is now in place to implement her plan. Read more here.
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A SEPTA bus.
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Mike DeNardo
April 10, 2020 - 5:20 pm
A viral video Friday captured Philadelphia police forcing a man who wasn't wearing a mask off of a SEPTA bus. And after some confusion, SEPTA now says riders are "strongly urged" to wear masks. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw.
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Kristen Johanson
April 08, 2020 - 3:32 pm
Less than 1% of Philadelphia police officers either have COVID-19 or are quarantined, according to Commissioner Danielle Outlaw. She tested negative herself. Read more here.
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SEPTA buses at Frankford terminal in Philadelphia
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KYW Staff
April 06, 2020 - 9:05 pm
Three SEPTA workers and a Philadelphia police lieutenant have died from COVID-19. Read more here.
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Lt. James Walker
Philadelphia Police Department
KYW Staff
April 06, 2020 - 1:42 pm
Mayor Jim Kenney announced on Monday the first COVID-19 death of a city employee, Lt. James Walker of the Philadelphia Police Department's traffic division. Read more here.
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Police lights
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Kristen Johanson
March 31, 2020 - 1:01 pm
Authorities are investigating the shooting of five people in North Philadelphia on Monday night — including a 1-year-old and a teenager. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Police Department headquarters.
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Kristen Johanson
March 30, 2020 - 4:59 pm
The Philadelphia police union has extended its contract with the city for one year, as both sides agreed to put off negotiations during the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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