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RE: Porngate — Supreme Court Justice Michael Eakin Resigns

The never-ending Porngate saga claimed another victim today, as embattled Supreme Court Justice Michael Eakin resigned from office. “We’ve been struggling with this decision for […]

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Cops: Rittenhouse Stabbing Just Over a NJ Devils Hat

In the end, it really was all about a stupid hat. Colin McGovern and three pals poured out of a taxicab at 18th and Rittenhouse just […]

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Police ID Rittenhouse Stabbing Victim, Suspect

Colin McGovern, a Bucks County native who went to Council Rock High School South, has been identified as the victim of the fatal stabbing that […]

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Man Stabbed to Death in Rittenhouse After Argument

Update: Police took a suspect into custody earlier today, according to law enforcement sources. The man’s name has not yet been released, but he is believed to […]

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Family of Market Street Collapse Victim: Strip Architect’s License

A reckless contractor and a hapless excavator operator have already been convicted for the roles they played in the June 2013 Center City building collapse […]

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Teen, Paralyzed By Earlier Shooting, Shot Again

A crimson, crescent moon-shaped stain was still visible on a sidewalk in West Oak Lane this morning, marking the spot where a group of men […]

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Man Charged in West Philly Triple Stabbing

A 55-year-old man has been charged with stabbing three people, including one man who died from his wounds, in West Philadelphia on Tuesday. Police said Ronald […]

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Springtime for Philly: 6 Murders in 8 Hours

Like clockwork, Philadelphia’s first taste of springlike weather is usually accompanied by a sudden rise in staccato bursts of gunfire and the shrill cries of […]

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Cops ID Second Suspect in Slaying of Holmesburg Grandmother, Friend

Dollie Evans and Ruby Thomas were, by all accounts, a pair of sweet, kind women whose lives came to a horrific end inside their Holmesburg […]

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Police: Woman Sexually Assaulted by Taxi Driver in Northern Liberties

A 27-year-old woman told Philadelphia police that she was sexually assaulted by a Freedom Taxi driver early this morning near the Barbary in Northern Liberties. […]

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Philly 15-Year-Old Charged With Murder

Nasir McNamee is the kid in the mugshot on the left. The faint shadow of the mustache that hovers above his upper lip leaves little […]

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“Retired” Cops Collect Big Pension Payout, Only to Be Hired by D.A. 4 Days Later

Oh, this is awkward. The Fraternal Order of Police Lodge No. 5 was recently locked in a contentious dispute with District Attorney Seth Williams – […]

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SEPTA Cop Cleared in Fatal October Encounter

A transit cop who Tasered a Kensington man 10 times during a controversial encounter last fall won’t face any internal disciplinary charges, SEPTA Police Chief […]

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Charles Ramsey’s Endless, Frustrating War Against Bad Cops

IT WAS TIME for Chuck Ramsey to tell everybody a story. Philadelphia’s police commissioner is an artist behind a podium, as comfortable as an old […]