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Suspect Confesses to Shooting Philadelphia Officer in Name of Islam

January 8, 2016
Authorities say a Philadelphia police officer is recovering after he was shot several times during an ambush late Thursday night in West Philadelphia. More Here.

New Philly Police Commissioner Wants Squad Cars to be More Stealthy

January 7, 2016
Commissioner Richard Ross announced the directive to staff, referring to the still blue and red bar lights, not the emergency flashing colored lights. More Here.

Video: New Philly Police Commissioner Wants Squad Cars to be More Stealthy

January 7, 2016
Commissioner Richard Ross announced the directive to staff, referring to the still blue and red bar lights, not the emergency flashing colored lights.

Video: Los Angeles, Philly Police Unions Join Boycott of Tarantino Films

October 29, 2015
The Los Angeles police union and the Philadelphia police union have joined the NYPD union in a boycott of the films of Quentin Tarantino in response to the director referring to "murder" in connection with police use of force at a New York rally over the weekend.

Los Angeles, Philly Police Unions Join Boycott of Tarantino Films

October 29, 2015
The Los Angeles police union and the Philadelphia police union have joined the NYPD union in a boycott of the films of Quentin Tarantino in response to the director referring to "murder" in connection with police use of force at a New York rally over the weekend. More Here.

Video: Philly Police Commissioner Announces Retirement

October 19, 2015
Ramsey's retirement will be effective on January 7th, the anniversary of his swearing-in back in 2008. He thanked Mayor Michael Nutter, whose second term also ends in January.

Pennsylvania Officer Stabbed After Courtesy Transport

September 7, 2015
The fight spilled out of the cruiser, and ended when the suspect stabbed the officer in the shoulder and fled the scene.

Philly Officer Killed in Off-Duty Traffic Accident

August 23, 2015
There were no skid marks or signs of braking at the accident scene in the 6000 block of Henry Avenue in Roxborough, Wilczynski said, which supports the theory Ali fell asleep.

Photographer Documents Policing from the Officer's Perspective

August 14, 2015
During her assignment, photographer Natalie Keyssar would spend more than 12 hours a day with police officers, often on patrols. "I spent the rest of my time at the station, photographing officers do paperwork, eat bagged lunches and talk about their experiences on the street."

Video: Robbery Suspect Leads Pennsylvania, New Jersey Police on Wild 2-Hour Chase

July 28, 2015
Investigators said on Tuesday that the man who led police officers from multiple agencies on a two hour pursuit that spanned two states Monday was wanted for stealing underwear and on multiple outstanding warrants for crimes, including domestic violence and strong-arm robbery.

Robbery Suspect Leads Pennsylvania, New Jersey Police on Wild 2-Hour Chase

July 28, 2015
Investigators said on Tuesday that the man who led police officers from multiple agencies on a two hour pursuit that spanned two states Monday was wanted for stealing underwear and on multiple outstanding warrants for crimes, including domestic violence and strong-arm robbery. More Here.

Acquitted of Corruption, 6 Philly Officers Reinstated Via Arbitration

July 13, 2015
Six former Philadelphia police officers acquitted of corruption charges by a federal jury in May have won their jobs back through arbitration.

Man Gets Life for Gunning Down Off-Duty Philly Officer

June 4, 2015
A parolee who gunned down an off-duty Philadelphia Police officer during a robbery gone wrong has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.

6 Philly Narcotics Officers Acquitted of Federal Corruption Charges

May 14, 2015
Each of the officers had faced one count of racketeering conspiracy. Four had also been charged with conspiring to violate the civil rights of drug defendants, among other charges.

Philadelphia Police Department Begins New Training Program

April 6, 2015
Amid mounting pressure to institute reform in the Philadelphia Police Department, specifically regarding its policies for the use of force, a workshop for 80 new recruits will be held on Monday as part of a brand new training program.

Philly's First Black Female Officer Dies at 78

April 2, 2015
After her stint in Juvenile Aid, Rae was transferred to the Civil Affairs Unit, where her talents as a calming influence and negotiator stood her in good stead. She spent 20 years on the police force.

Philly Mayor Forms Panel to Review Use of Force

March 26, 2015
Following a Justice Department report on the use of lethal force by Philadelphia police, Mayor Michael Nutter yesterday signed an executive order creating an independent oversight committee to implement the report's recommendations.

Video: Philly Officer Slain, 2 Brothers Face Murder Charges

March 6, 2015
Philadelphia Police Officer Robert Wilson III, an 8-year veteran, died after he was shot by suspects several times at close range during an attempted robbery inside a North Philadelphia GameStop late Thursday afternoon. The 30-year-old father leaves behind two young children.

Philly Officer Slain, 2 Brothers Face Murder Charges

March 6, 2015
Philadelphia Police Officer Robert Wilson III, an 8-year veteran with the 22nd District, died from his injuries after he was shot by suspects several times at close range during an attempted robbery inside a North Philadelphia GameStop late Thursday afternoon. The 30-year-old father leaves behind two young children, ages 8 and 1. More Here.

Philadelphia Officer Praised for Not Shooting AR-Wielding Man

December 19, 2014
"I immediately announced 'police, drop the weapon.' About the second time I yelled it, he was just looking over his right shoulder. As he looked over his right shoulder, I was in 8 to 10 feet of him. I think he realized me coming out of nowhere, I had the drop on him and he immediately dropped his weapon," Berg said. More Here.
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