Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane on Monday announced the arrest of two Northeast Philadelphia men earlier this month for trafficking heroin from a Mayfair home.
A mother from Frankford has admitted to using a bedsheet to strangle her two young children while the three were visiting a relative in South Florida on June 8, authorities there claim.
Criticism included causing roadside distractions and eroding the natural landscape.
Police Officer William Hoppe was recognized as Officer of the Month in the 7th district during the monthly meeting of the 7th Police District Advisory Council on June 16.
A Torresdale man with a history of arrests for sexual assault and stalking is behind bars again after he allegedly tried to rape a stranger less than a block from his home in broad daylight on June 6.
An unidentified man who wears socks on his hands and carries a knife has robbed a Wawa in Morrell Park twice in the last week, Philadelphia police say.
An unknown gunman shot and killed a 20-year-old Frankford man around the corner from his home last Thursday afternoon.
Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross probably can’t go to a community meeting without answering the same particular question at least once. Folks always seem to ask why there aren’t more police in the neighborhood.
Volunteers removed 60 bags of trash and picked up other items during the park’s monthly cleanup.
A shooting on a Wissinoming street corner on Saturday night left a motorist dead and a second man critically wounded, police say.