The Ramada Inn on Roosevelt Boulevard is home to one of the city’s top-rated comedy clubs, but when the police department’s City Wide Vice Unit shows up at the hotel, it’s no laughing matter.
With the help of surveillance video and public tips, police have made arrests in connection with two February robberies of Northeast convenience stores.
Police in two counties have arrested a couple of alleged jewelry thieves from the Northeast who may be responsible for stealing merchandise worth more than $100,000 from suburban department stores. Meanwhile, a third alleged conspirator remains on the loose.
Update: Police on Wednesday announced the arrest of Christopher Moore, 43, in connection with the following robbery. After releasing video of the crime to the public, police received several civilian tips about the identity of the alleged robber. Officers arrested Moore on Tuesday at his home on the 1600 block of Van Kirk St.
Some major changes are afoot for the Glen Foerd estate, most notably inside the kitchen.
The Somerton Civic Association has rejected a neighborhood gas station owner’s plan to build three auto service bays.
The Philadelphia Police Department’s Special Victims Unit on Friday released details about two ongoing investigations in the Northeast.
Two men broke into an Oxford Circle Burger King on Feb. 18 for no apparent reason other than they may have been drunk. Now police are trying to identify the aimless burglars.
Fox Chase Elementary School teacher Kate Grugan doesn’t consider Dr. Seuss one of her favorite children’s authors. Fortunately, most of the school’s first-graders seem to think the same way.
Things aren’t always what they seem when police show up at a crime scene. And the people running away aren’t always the bad guys.