Crime

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Police: Penn Student Suffers Fractured Skull in Robbery

Philly police are searching for two suspects who allegedly beat and robbed a University of Pennsylvania graduate student on Sunday. Officials say the 26-year-old Penn student was […]

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The No-Bullshit Guide to the 2017 Philadelphia General Election

The last time there was a general election for district attorney of Philadelphia, only 12 percent of registered voters went to the polls. That means less than one-eighth […]

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Police: Man Fired Bullets Into Group of Teens, Killing 16-Year-Old

Police are searching for a man who allegedly shot into a crowd of teens on Sunday morning in North Philly, killing one youth and injuring at […]

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This Bartender Says She Broke Her Hand Beating Man Who Sexually Assaulted Her

The Philadelphia Police Department is looking for a man accused of sexually assaulting a woman at a South Philadelphia bar, but the woman in question […]

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Campaign to Replace Torched Feral Cat Shelters Reaches $22K in Three Days

A nonprofit is raising money for a South Philly cat shelter after, it claims, someone set it on fire three times in two weeks. The flames destroyed […]

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Police Seek Minivan Driver in West Philly Hit-and-Run

Police are searching for two suspects seen in a minivan that ran over and seriously injured a pedestrian in West Philly last week. The incident occurred around […]

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Attorney: 16-Year-Old South Philly Shooting Suspect Will Fight Charges

The teenager accused of shooting and killing two 16-year-olds in South Philly last week denies the charges brought against him, his lawyer said on Tuesday. Brandon Olivieri, also 16, turned himself in […]

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Police Shoot Armed Robbery Suspect at KOP Mall Garage

Upper Merion Township police wounded an armed robbery suspect during a confrontation in the parking garage connected to the Lord & Taylor and Nordstrom at […]

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16-Year-Old South Philly Shooting Suspect Is in Custody

Police say a suspect they believe pulled the trigger in the fatal shooting of two South Philadelphia teens last week was taken into custody on […]

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Police ID Person of Interest in Murder of South Philly Teens

This is a developing story. Check back for more information. Philly police have identified a person of interest allegedly tied to the murder of two South […]

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Bullets Spray Home Connected to South Philly Teens’ Murder

This is a developing story. Check back for more information. Police are investigating a shooting in South Philly on Friday morning in connection with the […]

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More Than 1,000 Gather at Vigil for Teen Boys Slain in South Philly

A vigil for the two 16-year-old boys who were tragically murdered in South Philly this week drew more than a thousand people to a quiet […]

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Police Search for Escaped Prisoner, Find North Philly Heroin Operation

Philly police made an unexpected discovery during a search for an escaped prisoner on Tuesday night. Officials were looking for 19-year-old Lamic Conde, who was in custody […]

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WATCH: Man Carjacked in West Philly

Police are searching for five suspects wanted in connection to a carjacking in West Philly last Friday. Officials say the incident occurred around 11 p.m. on October […]

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IRS Agent Who Helped Put Seth Williams Away Charged in Sex Crime

Just seven months ago, IRS special agent in charge Gregory Floyd stood in front of reporters in Philadelphia and announced details in the corruption case […]