Northeast Times

 Articles by William Kenny

Detectives name Northeast’s most wanted (August 22, 2012)

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:





He knows the joy of sax

Frank Sinatra probably never thought twice about it, but Larry McKenna will never forget it.


NE cop charged in cable TV scam

A Philadelphia patrol officer assigned to the Northeast was arrested last Thursday for his alleged involvement in a scheme to hack into Comcast’s computer system and solicit fees from cable customers in exchange for adding premium channels to their service or reducing their monthly bills.


Cops probe possible alcohol-related crash

Police found alcohol at the scene of a one-vehicle crash on Woodhaven Road that claimed the life of a Bristol man early Sunday.


Eye in the Sky

— Red-light cameras reduce accidents, but questions have arisen about how intersections are picked.


Police look into Frankford sexual assault

Police have released a grainy surveillance video and minimal description in hope of identifying two men who sexually assaulted a woman on a Frankford baseball field early last Thursday.