When confronted by an armed robber last Wednesday afternoon, a Tacony convenience store clerk did the one thing you’re not supposed to do.
Crescentville often gets overlooked as a neighborhood. In fact, it’s often lumped together with nearby Lawndale and called “Lawncrest” in news media reports. But Crescentville is becoming very well-known among folks who monitor the city’s murder and gun violence problems.
Police have release surveillance video of two recent strong-arm robberies in the Northeast.
Philadelphia Police Officer Timothy Taylor has been named Officer of the Month in the 7th district after his recent arrests of two men for assault and attempted rape.
The former Northeast Community Center is already home to a religious group and could get a childcare facility, too.
An update on the NoLibs murder investigation, details on a grant awarded to a local school, and other news in brief.
After 23 years, Pat Boyle and his family are still reliving the nightmare.
An unknown gunman held up the same Far Northeast gas station twice in less than a week.
In the history of the Philadelphia Police Department, there has been only one unsolved cop killing.
The Philadelphia Police Department’s Northeast Detectives Division is seeking the public’s help in locating the following most-wanted suspects in connection with crimes in the Northeast: