Underneath his paramilitary-style Philadelphia Highway Patrol uniform and his austere professional persona, Officer Brian Lorenzo was preparing to surrender to his warm, fuzzy side.
13-year-old Brandon Boyle drowned after swimming in Pennypack Creek with his younger brother and some friends.
An alleged copper thief is accused of causing a blast that reduced a home to a pile of rubble.
One year later, questions remain in the death of Officer Brian Lorenzo.
Bail has been set at $200,000 for the alleged copper thief accused of triggering a natural gas explosion in a vacant Wissinoming house on Saturday.
Firefighters made a grisly discovery after they extinguished a burning car in Pennypack Park last Thursday. There was a human body in the vehicle’s trunk.
Searchers on Thursday recovered the body of a Northeast boy who disappeared three days earlier after jumping into a notorious swimming hole in the rain-swollen Pennypack Creek.
Tired of ongoing I-95 construction? Get used to it.
The Philadelphia Police Department started its SafeCam program about two years ago and it is still one of the newest crime-prevention and investigative tools that the department has.
Members of the Somerton Civic Association voted against a local homeowner’s plan to pave a portion of her yard for additional parking spots.