A husband and father from Frankford survived a gun battle with two home invaders on Monday night, but he has become the subject of a narcotics trafficking investigation, police said.
Hundreds of Philadelphia school kids will have compelling tales to share when asked how they spent their recently concluded holiday vacation.
The FBI and Philadelphia police are trying to identify a man who robbed Citizens Bank at 2516 Welsh Road on Christmas Eve.
The Northeast Times provides an overview of crimes reported to the four police districts in the Northeast. The details are based on reports compiled by the Northeast Detectives division of the Philadelphia Police Department.
The Jan. 2 robbery of a Somerton convenience store had many of the qualities of a Bonnie and Clyde set-up, except their weapon of choice perhaps. Instead of a Browning Automatic Rifle, the guy and gal tandem used a hammer.
A 17-year-old boy has been charged with aggravated assault, intimidation, conspiracy and other offenses as a result of three attacks on another teen last month near Ryan and Rowland avenues in Mayfair.
The FBI is warning residents of Eastern Pennsylvania and South Jersey not to fall victim to a new telephone scam that employs the federal agency’s own identifying information.
Philadelphia Police Officers Brian Brent and Kevin Ward have been named Officers of the Month for November in the Northeast’s 15th district.
Someone was sneaking around the streets of Northwood before dawn on Christmas morning, but he wasn’t wearing a red suit and carrying a bag of toys. Rather, he had a blade and was up to no good.
A preliminary hearing for the accused killer of a 14-year-old Northeast High School student was postponed on Dec. 21.