An unidentified shoplifter with a mean streak continues to elude capture, but Philadelphia police hope that images of his face will spark a tip that will unlock the case.
There are Philadelphia police officers and civilian employees who are sitting in a room in South Philly who can track a smartphone stolen in Oxford Circle, watch what’s going on at Arrott and Griscom streets in Frankford, search for a car believed to be involved in a murder and look for crime patterns.
In the history of the Philadelphia Police Department, there has been only one unsolved cop killing.
Reward offered for information leading to arrest.
Police have asked the public for help identifying a man who broke into a Tacony business and stole a laptop computer on Dec. 9.
An unknown man used a threat of violence to rob a Bustleton Wawa store late last month.
Philadelphia police seek the public’s help in identifying a man who burglarized the Prism Career Institute in Rhawnhurst on Nov. 5.
A surveillance camera at a Somerton playground filmed a teenager spray-painting graffiti on a basketball court on Oct. 17. Now detectives are trying to identify the vandal.
Brief news items from around the River Wards.