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Police and Fire Vehicles Found Covered in Gasoline in West Philly

The Philadelphia Police and Fire departments are investigating after several of their vehicles were found covered in gasoline in a shared garage in West Philly.

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Meet the PPD’s New Explosive-Detection Puppies

Introducing George and Ralph: two balls of golden fuzz that will soon become Philly canine heroes. The Philadelphia Police Department posted photos this week of […]

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Former Philly Cop Accused of Sexually Assaulting Mentally Ill Woman

A recently retired Philadelphia police officer has been accused in a lawsuit of sexually assaulting a woman suffering from mental illness. The officer, Thomas J. O’Neill, […]

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Police Shoot Man Who Allegedly Opened Fire in North Philly

Philadelphia police shot a man who allegedly opened fire on them on Monday night in North Philly. Officers say they were responding to a report of […]

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Police Seek Jeep Driver in Deadly Center City Hit-and-Run

This is a developing story. Check back for more information. Philadelphia police are searching for the driver of a Jeep in a deadly hit-and-run that […]

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Police: 2 Arrested After Hundreds of Teens Gather at Germantown Rec Center

A barbecue at an East Germantown recreation center became hectic on Sunday night when hundreds of teenagers gathered at the location. The event took place at the […]

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Off-Duty Philly Police Officer Charged With DUI

An off-duty police officer was charged with driving under the influence Thursday after police say he crashed into four parked cars in North Philly. The officer, […]

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Police Seek Haverford Murder Suspect

Police in Philadelphia and Delaware counties are searching for 24-year-old Derrick Rollins, whom they say killed 29-year-old John Le in Ardmore this past weekend. At […]

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Police Release Footage of Suspects Wanted for Anti-Police Graffiti

The Philadelphia Police Department has released footage of suspects wanted for spray-painting “anti-police” graffiti in South Philadelphia earlier this week. The PPD footage reveals three unknown […]

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OPINION: Where Are All You “Activists” When We Really Need You?

For anyone who professes to care about the issues black people face regarding policing, an important event in the relationship between the public and police […]

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Police Offering $5,000 Reward for Info on “Kill a Cop” Graffiti

Vandals spray-paint anti-police graffiti on pillars in Point Breeze: https://t.co/n1LQWBa67M pic.twitter.com/WYCHEfkGxn — NBC10 Philadelphia (@NBCPhiladelphia) July 25, 2017 Philadelphia police are offering a $5,000 reward […]

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Police Arrest Climbers on Top of Ben Franklin Bridge

This is a developing story. Check back for more information. Police conducted a high-altitude arrest early this morning after two people climbed on top of […]

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Police: 65-Year-Old Woman Stole Cab, Picked Up Customers

A 65-year-old woman is in custody after allegedly stealing a taxicab and picking up customers early Thursday morning in Philly. 

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Police: Officers Shot Armed Suspect in Kensington

Philadelphia police opened fire on a shooting suspect in Kensington Wednesday evening. The incident occurred around 7:30 p.m. on the 400 block of East Somerset Street, where […]

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Hundreds of Teens Form “Flash Mob” in Germantown

Hundreds of teens reportedly formed a “flash mob” after an event at a recreation center in Germantown on Sunday. According to 6ABC, the teens assembled around 9:30 p.m. on the […]