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PPD: Jewelry Thieves Stole $30K in Gems From South Philly Home

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=200&v=GBnbp_jlNL8 Philadelphia police are searching for three suspects who they say stole $30k in jewelry from a South Philadelphia home. The thieves, two men and […]

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PPD Investigating Sexual Assault in Wawa Bathroom

Philadelphia police are searching for a suspect who they say sexually assaulted a man in a Port Richmond Wawa in April. 

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Police Investigating Viral Video of Teens Punching Disabled Man

UPDATE: Police say they have identified the teenagers in the video and that additional information is forthcoming. Philadelphia police are investigating a viral video of […]

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Two Killed in Execution-Style Shooting in Mt. Airy

A 23-year-old man and 21-year-old woman were each found fatally shot, execution style in East Mt. Airy over the weekend as Philadelphia police continue to […]

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Olney Teen Accused of Trying to Kill 7-Year-Old Sister

Philadelphia police arrested an Olney man and charged him with the attempted murder of his 7-year-old sister on Wednesday morning after officers inexplicably found him […]

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The PPD Wants You to Drive With “Covfefe”

Covfefe: the viral typo born into the world last night via President Donald Trump’s small, tweeting hands. The word has inspired a slew of headlines like “Trump targets […]

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Lawyers Say Stop-and-Frisk Still Targets Black Residents in Philly

A report released earlier this month found that stop-and-frisk practices were slowly improving in Philly. But follow-up analysis compiled by the same group – plaintiffs in […]

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Neighbors Outraged That Police Didn’t Arrest the Driver of This SUV

Tuesday was almost a tragic day for a woman and her young son in Kensington. A light-colored SUV jumped a curb and hit the child, […]

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WATCH: Thieves Tunnel Through West Philly Stores

Philadelphia police are looking for two thieves who they say were caught on camera tunneling into a store in West Philadelphia. According to police, two […]

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Report: PPD Stop-And-Frisk Practices Slowly Improving

Stop-and-frisks conducted by the Philadelphia Police Department declined by 35 percent between 2015-16, according to a new report. The report is the seventh compiled by […]

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Philly Cop Arrested on Child Pornography Charges

A Philadelphia police officer was arrested on child pornography charges yesterday. Officials said Emmanuel Folly, a 25-year-old officer assigned to the 18th District, surrendered himself to police […]

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Body Pulled From Water Near Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk

Police pulled a dead body out of the Schuylkill River near Center City this morning. The male corpse washed up near the 2500 block of […]

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Philly Cop Accused of Throwing Dog Away in Trash Bag

A Philadelphia police officer was charged with two counts of animal cruelty for allegedly throwing an emaciated dog away in a trash bag. 

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Report: Trump Protests Cost Philly Almost $3M

The city of Philadelphia has reportedly paid almost $3M in overtime costs resulting from protests held since the inauguration of President Donald Trump. 

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Philly Police and Protesters Show the World How It’s Done

Any time thousands of protesters pour into the streets of a city, very bad things can happen, as history has shown us time and time […]