Philadelphia Police Staff Inspector Joseph Bologna faces charges for an incident involving a Temple student, prosecutors announced Friday.
Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw addressed video circulating on social media that allegedly depicts Philadelphia police officers using excessive force to control protesters during the recent citywide unrest.
Philadelphia police announced the passing of an officer who died after a battle with COVID-19.
The tear gas was used “when it became increasingly clear that other measures were ineffective" at dispersing the crowd, Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw said.
The peaceful nature of the Justice for George Floyd protest was overshadowed by ensuing violence and ultimately prompted a strong police response and a mandatory, city-wide curfew set to resume at 8 p.m. Sunday.
All of the cases are under investigation by the Philadelphia Police Department.
A 9-year-old was fatally shot and a triple shooting happened in Kensington prompting Commissioner Outlaw's statement.
Authorities are investigating an officer-involved shooting Saturday night in South Philadelphia.
A Philadelphia police officer who was on a ventilator due to COVID-19 says he's happy to be alive after the fight of his life.
Slain Philadelphia Police Sgt. James O'Connor was laid to rest Friday morning during a private mass at Our Lady of Calvary in Northeast Philadelphia.
Jimmy O'Connor, the son of fallen SWAT Sgt. James O'Connor, reflects on what family meant to his father.
The Philadelphia Police Department announced Friday that emergency COVID-19 arrest procedures for non-violent offenses are no longer in effect.
A four-year-old girl is dead after she was shot in the stomach in northeast Philadelphia Monday night. Detectives are now saying that it is highly unlikely the gunshot was self-inflicted.
On Friday, authorities announced charges against Khalif Sears and Bilah Mitchell, who they say were in the home at the time of the shootout.
A North Wildwood police officer paid his respects to Philadelphia Police SWAT Officer Sergeant James O'Connor.
Police departments across the country, including the Philadelphia Police Department, are working to keep officers safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Philadelphia Police Lt. James Walker has died from the novel coronavirus, Mayor Jim Kenney announced Monday.
A man in his twenties was shot multiple times and killed during an attempted robbery in North Philadelphia.
Two men and one teen are hospitalized, with two of those fighting for their lives after they were shot in Nicetown-Tioga.
Sergeant James O'Connor, 46, was a 23-year veteran of the police department when he was killed in the line of duty.