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  • Two witnesses say a Chester City police officer punched and tasered a female suspect and it was all caught on camera.
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pennsylvania news, delaware county news, chester news, police, local/state, wendy saltzman
  • See surveillance images and mug shots of suspects being sought for recent crimes in Philadelphia.
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philadelphia news, police, homicide, shooting, robbery, burglary, fraud, local/state
  • The Trending Channel
  • A male western Pennsylvania police officer has been dressing as an Amish woman - along with a female officer from a neighboring department - hoping to scare off a man suspected of exposing himself to Amish children.
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pennsylvania news, police, trending
  • An off-duty Philadelphia police officer was stabbed during a home burglary in the Kingsessing section of Philadelphia on Friday.
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philadelphia news, southwest philadelphia news, stabbing, police, burglary, local/state
  • A beloved Jenkintown Police K-9 is fighting a rare condition and the department needs thousands of dollars to cover his medical bills.
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animals, police, pennsylvania news, montgomery county news, local/state
  • Rocky, a K-9 with Jenkintown Police, underwent surgery for a rare condition and the department is faced with thousands in medical bills.
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police, montgomery county news, animals, pennsylvania news, local/state
  • Authorities say a substance that caused a hazmat situation at an Olney police station was inert.
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philadelphia news, hazmat, police, local/state
  • Edward Sawicki
  • A Philadelphia police officer is charged with disorderly conduct, terroristic threats, assault and related charges in connection with an off-duty incident last year.
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philadelphia news, police, assault, local/state
  • Police say the suspect started a brawl in a Wawa parking lot, eventually injuring 3 people and a police officer.
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delaware news, wilmington news, assault, police, local/state
  • Dog killed in shooting involving police in South Philadelphia
  • A dog was killed this morning during a shooting involving Philadelphia Police.
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south philadelphia news, philadelphia news, police, shooting, local/state
  • Action News Online
  • Authorities say a burglary suspect from Pennsylvania brawled with officers at a southern New Jersey police department.
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camden county news, new jersey news, police, fight, burglary, local/state
  • Police cruiser collides with minivan
  • Officers were on their way to break up a brawl when their cruiser blew a stop sign and collided with a minivan in North Philadelphia.
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north philadelphia news, accident, police, fight, local/state
  • Officials have identified the suspect who was killed in a police pursuit and shootout in Atlantic City.
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new jersey news, atlantic city news, atlantic county news, shooting, police, police chase, local/state
  • Police happened to be in the area when shots were fired in Feltonville but then they allegedly became the targets.
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philadelphia news, feltonville news, shooting, police, local/state
  • Action News Online
  • Police say they arrested a man wanted for arson who barricaded himself inside a home in the city's Holmesburg section Saturday afternoon.
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barricade, police, holmesburg news, philadelphia news, local/state
  • William Johnson
  • Philadelphia Police have captured a suspect in the stabbing late Thursday night of an off duty police officer and a civilian.
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stabbing, police, center city news, philadelphia news, local/state
  • Watch the report from Action News' Katherine Scott
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stabbing, police, center city news, philadelphia news, local/state
  • A Philadelphia police officer is facing charges stemming from a domestic incident in Cheltenham Township.
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philadelphia news, montgomery county news, police, local/state
  • Ewing Township police say an officer, responding to the report of an accident, was involved in an accident of his own.
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new jersey news, mercer county news, accident, police, local/state
  • Crash involving New Jersey State Police trooper
  • A New Jersey State Police trooper was one of three people injured in a crash on Sunday morning along the Garden State Parkway.
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new jersey news, ocean county news, accident, police, local/state
  • Book em!  Wilmington cop donates books to kids
  • A police officer in Wilmington, Delaware is trying to help the children of the city, one book at a time.
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delaware news, wilmington news, police, charity, local/state
  • Kevin Corcoran
  • A Philadelphia police officer has been charged with false imprisonment after he allegedly detained a man, put him in a patrol car, drove him around then dropped him off.
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philadelphia news, police, local/state
  • Police say the suspect, wearing boxer shorts, vandalized 14 Philadelphia police cars and the 6th District headquarters in Chinatown.
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philadelphia news, vandalism, police, local/state
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News' Katherine Scott
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philadelphia news, vandalism, police, local/state
  • Screaming vandal smashes police car windows
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philadelphia news, vandalism, police, local/state
  • Screaming vandal smashes police car windows
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philadelphia news, vandalism, police, local/state
  • Investigators have released the autopsy results on the pregnant wife of a Pa. State Police trooper who was killed Friday.
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montgomery county news, pennsylvania news, shooting, police, guns, local/state
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News
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montgomery county news, pennsylvania news, shooting, police, guns, local/state
  • Delaware County officials are confirming that a hit and run that injured an undercover officer in Media started as a drug sting gone bad.
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pennsylvania news, delaware county news, pedestrian struck, police, local/state
  • Philadelphia police officers found themselves in the middle of a shooting scene in North Philadelphia overnight.
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shooting, police, philadelphia news, local/state
  • Months after recovery, a Trenton police detective has returned to work after he was shot and wounded in the line of duty.
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new jersey news, trenton news, mercer county news, shooting, police, local/state
  • An Upper Darby police officer has been arrested and charged with DUI after a hit-and-run accident earlier this week.
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pennsylvania news, delaware county news, police, DUI, accident, hit and run, local/state
  • Two people are hospitalized after a two-car collision in Juniata Park section of Philadelphia Wednesday night.
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police, accident, philadelphia news, local/state
  • Bipartisan Senate opposition blocked swift confirmation Wednesday for President Barack Obama's choice to head the Justice Department's Civil Rights division.
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philadelphia news, mumia abu-jamal, washington, d.c., police, local/state
  • A Phoenix police officer died and another was in critical condition after a shootout Monday that also killed a man wanted on a felony warrant, authorities said.
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arizona, police, shooting, national/world
  • The Trending Channel
  • A western Pennsylvania woman has been jailed on forgery and other charges because state police say she identified herself as her sister when she was pulled over and given two traffic tickets, and again when she pleaded guilty before a district judge and was fined.
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pennsylvania news, dumb criminals, police, trending
  • The nominee for a Department of Justice position is raising controversy for his ties to the Abu-Jamal case in Philadelphia.
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philadelphia news, mumia abu-jamal, washington, d.c., police, local/state
  • Search for suspect who shot Phila. cop
  • The search continues for the gunman who opened fire on an off duty Philadelphia police officer early Sunday morning.
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police, shooting, philadelphia news, local/state
  • The 366th class at the Philadelphia Police Academy graduated Friday and that means there are a lot of inspired young officers and families who are proud of them.
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philadelphia police, charles ramsey, police, philadelphia news, local/state
  • A veteran Philadelphia police officer has entered a guilty plea in a far-reaching corruption probe.
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philadelphia news, police, corruption, fbi, local/state
  • thomas lepera
  • State police have charged a man with DUI after he allegedly hit a police cruiser in Harrington, Delaware.
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delaware news, police, accident, DUI, local/state
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News' David Henry
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philadelphia news, police, corruption, fbi, local/state
  • A dozen more cases involving a former Philadelphia narcotics officer are being dismissed by the district attorney.
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philadelphia news, police, drugs, local/state
  • A police officer from Colwyn is the subject of an investigation after an incident at a grocery store Friday night.
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police, delaware county news, pennsylvania news, local/state
  • An Action News investigation turns up a gaping hole in Pennsylvania's criminal history system.
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police, coatesville news, pennsylvania news, local/state, wendy saltzman
  • Philadelphia police have identified six suspects arrested for various crimes in Philadelphia.
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philadelphia news, police, robbery, burglary, local/state
  • Dwayne Walker
  • Two Philadelphia police officers were injured during a melee inside Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.
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philadelphia news, center city news, police, taser, local/state
  • A southern New Jersey police officer has been suspended without pay following his arrest on domestic violence charges.
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police, camden county news, new jersey news, local/state
  • Deadly police shooting in Oxford Circle
  • Philadelphia police were involved in a fatal shooting Tuesday afternoon in the Oxford Circle section of the city.
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philadelphia news, oxford circle news, police, shooting, local/state
  • New Jersey State Police
  • An eastern Pennsylvania police chief says a New Jersey state trooper asked an officer not to arrest him on shoplifting charges by mentioning he worked on New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's security detail.
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new jersey news, pennsylvania news, gov. chris christie, shoplifting, police, local/state