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Murder charges filed in death of toddler

  District Attorney Larry Krasner announced charges against two individuals in the fatal beating of a 2-year-old girl that occurred in Tacony. Investigators believe the child had been physically abused for several months. Officers in the...

Police ID Upper Holmesburg murder victim

Police are investigating a murder on Friday on the 8800 block of Frankford Ave. At about 5:54 p.m., a 24-year-old woman was shot multiple times throughout the body while sitting in her vehicle. She was...

Crime log: March 8, 2021

Feb.15 through 28 As reported by Northeast Detectives. Does not include homicides, sexual assaults, narcotics offenses or other specific crimes investigated by special police units. All locations listed by block, not by exact address. 2nd Police...

Crime log: Feb. 24, 2021

Feb. 1 through 14 As reported by Northeast Detectives. Does not include homicides, sexual assaults, narcotics offenses or other specific crimes investigated by special police units. All locations listed by block, not by exact address. 2nd...

Man sentenced for bank and business robberies

Acting U.S. Attorney Jennifer Arbittier Williams announced that Gerald Griffith, also known as “Jerry Porecca,” 47, was sentenced to nine years and two months in prison and three years of supervised release by District...

Police offer $20,000 in fatal hit-and-run

Police have announced they are offering a $20,000 reward for information leading to the identification of a man involved in a fatal hit and run last November. On Nov. 10 around 5:50 a.m., a person...

Body discovered in U-Haul truck in Somerton

Two people were arrested after a body was discovered in a U-Haul truck in Somerton Thursday morning. Officers from the 7th Police District were responding to a call at 9:03 a.m. yesterday morning when they...

Police announce arrest of Philadelphia officer in Northeast crash

Philadelphia Police Officer Gregory Campbell was arrested Feb. 6 for suspicion of driving under the influence after he crashed his vehicle into a home on the 2800 block of Comly Road. The crash severely injured...

Crime log: Feb. 8, 2021

Jan. 18 through 31 As reported by Northeast Detectives. Does not include homicides, sexual assaults, narcotics offenses or other specific crimes investigated by special police units. All locations listed by block, not by exact address. 2nd...

Crime log: Jan. 20, 2021

Jan. 4 through 17 As reported by Northeast Detectives. Does not include homicides, sexual assaults, narcotics offenses or other specific crimes investigated by special police units. All locations listed by block, not by exact address. 2nd...
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