A Frankford man arrested on weapons charges during a violent week on Ditman Street in October has been sentenced to 11½ to 23 months behind bars.
Police caught the alleged culprit in a very low-budget bank robbery last week by stopping his getaway vehicle — a SEPTA bus — and taking him into custody.
Capt. Frank Palumbo looked at the kids playing basketball at the Lawncrest Recreation Center.
Leaders of a Fox Chase church may have had a change of heart regarding their effort to prevent the city from shutting down a private secondary school that the church opened last year to the surprise and dismay of neighbors.
Cops are supposed to look around. When they see somebody else doing it, he gets their attention.
There are probably unlimited ways to rile up your neighbors. Here’s a new one:
Kevin Doerr and Sean King had a busy December. The 2nd Police District officers made arrests in a couple of shootings and busted two people now charged in connection with a string of burglaries. Officers Stephen Nagy and Ronald Cain quickly got hold of two suspects who had robbed a man at a Castor Avenue bus stop.
Members of the 2nd Police District Advisory Council on Feb. 11 honored officers for outstanding police work.
The recent Lawncrest Community Association meeting attracted a bunch of local elected officials and high-ranking police officials.