Christopher Linder
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
August 03, 2020 - 2:14 pm
Authorities have arrested a man in connection with the shooting of a 7-year-old over the weekend in Southwest Philadelphia, and they are looking for two others. Get the latest here.
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Charlotte Reese
July 26, 2020 - 11:03 am
Two people are dead following a shooting in Cheltenham Township, and a person of interest is in custody. Read more here.
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Police officers arresting protesters on the Vine Street Expressway
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Mike Dougherty
July 22, 2020 - 10:16 am
A Philadelphia police officer has been charged with assault and related offenses arising from an incident in which he was observed pepper spraying three Black Lives Matter demonstrators during unrest in the city last month, which followed the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody...
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President Donald Trump speaks during an event about regulatory reform on the South Lawn of the White House on July 16, 2020
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Pat Loeb
July 20, 2020 - 3:54 pm
President Donald Trump said he will take action against protesters in Philadelphia and half a dozen other U.S. cities, suggesting that it might be to send in federal law enforcement as he did in Portland, Oregon. Mayor Jim Kenney called the suggestion “offensive.” Read more here.
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Danielle Outlaw
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Kristen Johanson
July 18, 2020 - 4:00 am
In the wake of George Floyd’s death and calls for police reform, Philadelphia’s top cop is implementing new training for city officers to help call out misconduct. Read more here.
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Allentown cop kneels on man
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KYW Staff
July 17, 2020 - 5:23 pm
Authorities say an Allentown police officer’s use of force was justified when he pressed his knee into a man's head while restraining him outside a hospital. Read more here.
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Attempted child luring incident
Upper Moreland Township Police Department
Dan Majka
July 17, 2020 - 12:47 pm
Police in Upper Moreland Township are searching for a man they say tried to lure two young girls into his car by offering them a “free Uber ride.” Read more here.
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10-year-old girl runs shoeless in South Philly
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Kristen Johanson
July 17, 2020 - 11:13 am
Philadelphia police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a 10-year-old girl, who was seen on surveillance video running by herself down a South Philly street shoeless. Read more here.
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Strawberry Mansion hit-and-run
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Kristen Johanson
July 15, 2020 - 3:32 pm
Philadelphia authorities released video of the moments before a bicyclist near Strawberry Mansion was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver, hoping it will lead to an arrest. Read more here.
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crime scene
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Kristen Johanson
July 15, 2020 - 3:05 pm
Crime scene officers are investigating the neighborhood after the body of a woman or girl was found inside a plastic container on the sidewalk in Grays Ferry. Read more here.
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