An argument between an off-duty Philadelphia police officer and the mother of his children in Upper Holmesburg on Sunday resulted in his arrest and suspension from the police force.
A Rhawnhurst man was killed on Sunday when his car fell off a jack and crushed him.
Police are trying to identify a thief who stole tools from a work van in Holmesburg on Oct. 23.
The Roundhouse is moving to West Philadelphia, and it’s not going to be round anymore.
A bumbling robber with a pocket knife attempted and failed to hold up a couple of Northeast Philadelphia businesses on Mischief Night, but he ended up with a jar of loose change and small bills for his troubles. Police hope that surveillance video from the two targeted businesses will help them generate leads on the identity of the unknown bandit.
It took less than one minute for a masked man to rob a Mayfair doughnut shop at gunpoint on Oct. 26.
A woman’s abduction led to an Oct. 29 shooting involving police, followed by a wild auto pursuit through several Northeast neighborhoods that ended when the suspect crashed head-on into another vehicle at a Torresdale intersection.
Corbett is right, Wolf is wrong on death penalty
A Pennypack park user had his wallet and mobile phone stolen from his unattended car on Oct. 15. Now police are searching for the man seen using a pilfered credit card at two Northeast retail stores later that day.