Two guys were really going at it at Torresdale and Hellerman early on Sept. 7, Officer Arthur Green said last week. Turns out they weren’t just fighting; one guy was trying to rob the other.
Members of the 15th Police District Advisory Council last week honored Officers Stephen Korpalski and Stephanie Johnson as their August Officers of the Month.
Narcotics and burglaries kept 2nd Police District officers busy in April, May and June.
Holmesburg Civic Association president Rich Frizell last week paid tribute to Jim Ryan, a neighborhood activist who died late last month.
During the course of a year, police officers can encounter some pretty wild situations. For Officer Timothy Taylor of the Northeast’s 7th district, wild became almost routine in 2013.
The Philadelphia Police Department 24th District PDAC held its first annual golf outing last week, raising funds that will go to support law enforcement in Port Richmond, Kensington, Juniata and Harrowgate.
The ban applies to civilian members of the 2nd PDAC. Cops will continue to carry firearms at the monthly meetings.