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.
A man with a knife jumped an 18-year-old girl on a Mayfair Street last week and unbuttoned her pants before she fought him off and he fled, according to police, who are trying to identify the attacker.
A Northeast mother of three who taught math at Lower Moreland High School seduced and had sex with a 17-year-old student last year, according to felony charges filed on Friday by the Montgomery County district attorney.
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The former Northeast Community Center is already home to a religious group and could get a childcare facility, too.
Detectives have arrested a man and woman from Tacony in connection with four armed robberies, including one in which the crooks stole a bank card and tried to use it at a convenience store minutes after the crime.
A serial SEPTA cell phone thief has been captured in Frankford, police say.
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.