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Grays Ferry man charged in Love Park homicide

A South Philadelphia man has been charged with fatally shooting a man at the Christmas Village Exhibit at Love Park on Tuesday night. According to police, Gregory Thomas Sr., 43, of the 2600 block of...

Deadly shooting in Queen Village

A man who was shot multiple times on the 900 block of S. 4th Street in Queen Village died in the hospital on Monday, police said. According to police, a 42-year-old was shot multiple times...

1st District cop jailed

A 1st District police officer was arrested by federal officers and charged with sharing photos of children being sexually abused, police said. According to police, William Watts Sr., a 32-veteran of the Philadelphia Police Department,...

SEPTA Police looking for man who set fires on subway

SEPTA Transit Police are asking for the public’s help identifying a man suspected of arson at two stations on the Broad Street Line on Oct. 9.  According to SEPTA police, the first incident occurred at...

Shooting on Broad Street

A 27-year-old was hospitalized after he was shot in the leg on the 800 block of S. Broad St. on Sept. 22. The shooting took place at 3:48 p.m. and the victim was taken...

Deadly shooting in Grays Ferry

A deadly shooting occurred at the intersection of 34th Street and Grays Ferry Avenue on Tuesday afternoon. According to police, a 27-year-old man was shot multiple times, including twice in the face, once in the...

2 arrested; 2 suspects sought in Pat’s beating death

A 28-year-old man was beaten to death at Pat’s Steaks allegedly following an altercation among soccer fans. According to police, the victim, along with his father and a friend, were attending the Union vs. Club...

Bank robber sought

Federal officers are looking for an armed suspect they believe robbed two banks roughly within an hour of each other on August 25. According to officials, a suspect described as a black male, approximately 6-feet...

3rd District Police to give away 300 school backpacks

The 3rd Police District Advisory Council will be holding a Back-to-School supplies giveaway on Friday, August 20 at 11 a.m. at the 3rd Police District, 11th and Wharton Streets. New backpacks will be given...

Stolen statue returned to St. Rita’s Shrine

A statue from the National Shrine of St. Rita’s of Cascia has been recovered after it was reported missing on Friday morning. According to police, the statue weighing 100 lbs and valued at $100,000, was...
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