On a day when three members of a murderous Frankford street gang known as the “Parkside Pushers” finally met justice, a violent post-sentence outburst by one of the defendant’s relatives might’ve earned him a new nickname — the Parkside Puncher.
A petty crook picked the wrong Northwood home to burglarize on Sunday.
A former 2nd District police officer on Monday pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl in Trevose last year.
The Five Man Electrical Band may never have visited Somerton, but somebody in that tight-knit Far Northeast enclave seems to share the zeitgeist of the 1970s Canadian one-hit wonders.
An unattended Philadelphia police car appeared to have a mind of its own when it rolled backward and crashed into a Northeast auto repair shop on Sunday.
Two unidentified teenagers slipped into a Northeast school bus depot and smashed windows on 31 of the bright yellow buses, police say.
An Academy Gardens man has been arrested for allegedly using the Internet to share sexually graphic images of children.
A Somerton man who allegedly robbed a Bensalem bank on June 10 was arrested one day later in a New Jersey motel.
Police in the Far Northeast are warning area businesses and motorists about a recent rash of vehicle wheel thefts.
Philadelphia police vice officers arrested six people, including three from the Northeast, during two undercover prostitution investigations last weekend.