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The Great South Philly iPhone Heist of 2018

There was a time when a certain type of South Philly guy would spend his productive hours casing tractor-trailers and delivery trucks to score truckloads […]

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Krasner Announces Homicide Charges Against Ex-Cop Who Shot Fleeing Black Suspect

On Tuesday morning, Philadelphia DA Larry Krasner held a press conference announcing the indictment of former Philadelphia police officer Ryan Pownall on charges that include […]

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Former Philly Cop Who Shot Two Fleeing Black Suspects to Be Indicted

This is a developing story and may be updated at any time. Ryan Pownall, a former Philadelphia police officer who in June 2017 shot and […]

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Watch: Cop Punches Antifa Protester During Violent Clash in Center City

Saturday proved to be a turbulent day in Center City when members of the Philadelphia Police Department clashed with Antifa protesters in a violent incident […]

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Philly Police: No, There’s No Serial Killer On the Loose

Maybe you’ve seen the rumors. As of this morning, three bodies have been found in Philadelphia in two days. The first, which was partially decomposed, was […]

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Second Body Found in Two Days, This Time Wrapped in Plastic in Spring Garden Home

Just one day after police discovered human remains in a suitcase in Southwest Philadelphia, officials say a body was found on Wednesday wrapped in plastic in […]

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YouTube Removed Philly Police Video of Woman Kicking Child in Park

Last Friday, the Philadelphia Police Department released a shocking video of a woman kicking a child at a park in Northeast Philadelphia, and YouTube deleted […]

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20-Year-Old College Student Charged in Murder of Sean Schellenger

Police have charged 20-year-old college student Michael White in the high-profile stabbing death of Philadelphia real estate developer Sean Schellenger. White, of Kingsessing, has been […]

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Man Fleeing Traffic Stop Dies After Jumping Into Wissahickon Creek

Police say a man is dead after he attempted to flee a traffic stop by jumping into the Wissahickon Creek on Wednesday evening. The incident […]

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Philly Police Have a New Recruitment Technique: Roller Skating

“He’s really humble, so he’d never tell you, but he’s a national figure skating champion,” Inspector Joe Bologna tells me as we watch Sergeant Robert […]

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Family Terrorized in South Philly Home Invasion on Monday, Say Police

This is a developing story and may be updated at any time. The Philadelphia Police Department is asking for the public’s help to identify suspects […]

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Man Accused of Punching Horse Outside Eagles Game Sues Eagles, Cops

In most U.S. cities, you could tell a story about a man accused of punching a horse at a football playoff game by simply writing […]

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WATCH: Police Are Investigating This Sledgehammer Attack in Port Richmond

Philadelphia police are investigating an apparent sledgehammer attack caught on a surveillance camera in Port Richmond. NBC10 reports that the incident occurred around 1:30 p.m. […]

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Arrest Warrant Issued for Ex-Con Accused of Faking His Way Into Philly Schools

An arrest warrant has been issued for the ex-con who allegedly faked his way into three Philadelphia public schools earlier this month. Authorities say 23-year-old Jerez Nehemiah […]

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Police: Philly Kindergartner Finds Cocaine in Classmate’s Backpack

Philadelphia police are investigating after they say a kindergartner found a packet of cocaine inside a classmate’s backpack at Mastery Charter’s Hardy Williams Elementary School […]