(PHILADELPHIA) -- A Philadelphia police officer is under internal investigation for allegedly deleting a suspect's cell phone video during an arrest. On the night of March 23, Jacob Giddings was sitting in a vehicle at a gas station when he was approached by police. According... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- “He’s mental,” were some of the last words Walter Wallace Jr. heard before he was shot 14 times by a Philadelphia police officer. On Oct. 26, 2020, less than a month after marrying his pregnant wife Dominique, Wallace was shot by police... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- COVID-19 has taken the lives of more than 565,000 Americans and counting. Those we've lost come from all backgrounds and include the very people -- first responders and medical staff -- who have been working on the front lines. But the virus... Read More.
(PHILADELPHIA) -- Gun violence in Philadelphia continued over the weekend after 11 people were shot in a 24-hour period, according to police. Three people died as a result of the shootings. A 10-year-old was among those wounded, ABC Philadelphia station WPVI-TV reported. One of the victims... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (PHILADELPHIA) -- One person is dead following a shooting inside the food court of a Philadelphia mall Monday evening, police said.The incident took place around 5:05 p.m. at the entrance to the court at the Philadelphia... Read More.
By MARLENE LENTHANG, ABC News(PHILADELPHIA) -- A shooting in Philadelphia has left seven people wounded, police said.The shooting broke out Friday around 8 p.m. on the 1000 block of North Delaware Avenue in Northern Liberties neighborhood, according to... Read More.
By JON SCHLOSBERG, ABC News (PHILADELPHIA) -- Once again, it is Dr. Ala Stanford to the rescue, this time confronting Philadelphia’s vaccine inequities head on.Last April, Stanford became frustrated with the city’s slow pace of COVID-19 testing, especially in Black and... Read More.
BY: EMILY SHAPIRO AND AARON KATERSKY, ABC NEWS (PHILADELPHIA) — Eight people were shot near a SEPTA train station in Philadelphia Wednesday afternoon, police said. One person is in custody, authorities said, adding that two weapons were recovered. The victims are between the ages of... Read More.
BY: EMILY SHAPIRO AND AARON KATERSKY, ABC NEWS (PHILADELPHIA) — Seven people were shot near a SEPTA station in Philadelphia Wednesday afternoon, police said. One person is in custody, police said, adding that two weapons were recovered. Information on their conditions was not immediately available. This... Read More.
By AARON KATERSKY, ABC News (PHILADELPHIA) -- The Philadelphia Vietnam Veterans Memorial Society said the City of Philadelphia's ban on large-scale events violated its First Amendment rights and treated its parade more harshly than demonstrations over racial injustice. The judge said... Read More.
BY: JULIA JACOBO, ABC NEWS (PHILADELPHIA) — City officials in Philadelphia will implement a series of new, stricter measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 as the number of cases continues to rise. Indoor dining has been prohibited, but takeout and delivery service... Read More.