Police in the 7th district warned Somerton residents on Tuesday about a spike in residential burglaries in one section of the community.
An unknown armed robber shot a 75-year-old woman in the face as she walked home from a Mayfair supermarket on New Year’s Eve morning, Philadelphia police say.
A Parkwood man with a rap sheet containing at least three prior arrests in Philadelphia was sentenced last week in Bucks County to serve up to 33 years in state prison for a string of armed robberies in the Northeast and its suburbs.
A man who left his running car parked outside a Northwood convenience store at 2:30 a.m. with his 6-year-old stepson sleeping in the backseat ran into some unexpected trouble on Tuesday.
The Art of American Still Life features artwork depicting inanimate objects, some familiar and others very exotic.
Police arrested a Bridesburg man last week in connection with the thefts of dozens of propane and acetylene tanks from Northeast businesses, but there is no new information about his alleged co-conspirators.
Aria Health Systems Inc., operator of Aria hospitals in Frankford, Torresdale and Bucks County, has agreed with the U.S. Attorney to pay more than $3 million to resolve alleged violations of the False Claims Act.
Tires on 16 cars were slashed, possibly by a dog-walker, on several Lawncrest streets early on Dec. 22.
It’s been more than a year since a South Philadelphia woman was struck and killed by a truck in front of the city’s prison complex in Holmesburg, but the hit-and-run motorist remains unknown to authorities.
A robber held up a bank on a busy Northeast street corner during lunch hour two days before Christmas. Authorities now seek the public’s help in identifying the suspect from surveillance photos.