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PPD Investigating Controversial Video of Kensington Arrest

The Philadelphia Police Department is investigating a controversial video of an arrest that occurred Monday in Kensington. The three-minute video, posted by a resident named […]

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When Children Force Us to Remember What We’d Rather Forget

If you’re a newcomer to Philadelphia, chances are you’ve walked by the Municipal Services Center and paid very little attention to the statue that stands […]

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PPD Investigating Noose Found in Rittenhouse

This is a developing story. Check back for updates. The Philadelphia Police Department is investigating a noose that was discovered in Rittenhouse this morning. According […]

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Police Searching for Suspects Wanted in Drive-by Paintball Attacks

Philadelphia police are searching for suspects who are believed to have targeted transgender people in a drive-by paintball attack. Police say the incident happened around 4:20 p.m. […]

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Cops: N.J. Funeral Home Employee Dumped Human Organs in North Philly

The infant human organs found inside a small coffin on a North Philadelphia street earlier this week were dumped by an employee from a New […]

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WATCH: Cops Search for Teens Who Assaulted, Robbed Victims in Center City

Philadelphia police are searching for a group of teens who were caught on camera assaulting and robbing two men in Center City this week. Police […]

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Police: Father Charged After 9-Month-Old Is Punctured With Hypodermic Needle

A 35-year-old father faces several charges after his 9-month-old baby was found punctured by a hypodermic needle Wednesday evening in Manayunk. Philadelphia police were called […]

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Human Organs Found Inside Coffin on North Philadelphia Sidewalk

Philadelphia police are investigating after infant human organs were discovered inside a small casket on a North Philadelphia street earlier this week.

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Workers Dig Up Human Remains in North Philly

Philadelphia Police are investigating after workers found human remains in North Philadelphia yesterday. A construction company found the bones at a digging site on the 1700 […]

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PPD Searching for Hit-And-Run Driver Who Sped Through Crime Scene

Philadelphia police are looking for a driver who forced several officers to jump to safety as he sped through a crime scene early Monday morning in Juniata Park. 

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Deer Rescued From Delaware River Near Penn’s Landing

Philadelphia police rescued a deer in the Delaware River Thursday evening. According to CBS3, officers with the department’s Marine Unit spotted the deer stuck in a […]

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PPD: Repo Man Towed Car With Sleeping Seven-Year-Old Inside

Philadelphia Police are investigating an odd incident that occurred early Thursday morning involving a repo man. Police say the repo man, identified as Carmino Giannone, attempted […]

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Van Hits Two People, Slams Into Newsstand at 16th and JFK

Two pedestrians were hospitalized after a minivan jumped a curb in Center City and veered into them before destroying a newsstand positioned on the sidewalk. […]

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Police: Repo Man Shoots, Kills Armed Man During Tow Attempt

This is a developing story. Check back for updates. Philadelphia police say a repossession driver shot and killed an armed man during an argument that occurred […]

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PPD Investigating Cop’s Fatal Shooting of Dirt Biker

The Philadelphia Police Department is investigating a cop-involved shooting of an unidentified armed man in North Philadelphia Thursday. Police told reporters that the shooting occurred around […]