Public Safety

Odd News

American Idol auditions are happening in Franklin Square on Thursday, and PPD Captain Sekou Kinebrew tried out

Captain Sekou Kinebrew

Public Safety

Spruce and Pine streets bike lane upgrades now delayed until spring

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Public Safety

Cameras can catch cars that run red lights, but that doesn't make streets safer

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Public Safety

Philly cracking down – yet again – on weekend revelers at Devil's Pool

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Sponsored

PA State Rep Jared Solomon and Gary Barbera join forces to keep the Roosevelt Boulevard in Philadelphia safe

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Flooding

King of Prussia Mall floods after heavy morning storms

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Public Safety

A 7-foot boa constrictor has been missing in Montgomery County for three weeks

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Uber

Uber reinstates self-driving car operations in Pittsburgh

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Accidents

Woman impaled by rogue beach umbrella at Seaside Heights

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Beaches

Two kids bitten in separate, possible shark attacks at Long Island beaches

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Public Safety

Break the new fireworks law in Abington, and you'll be warned

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Public Safety

Dangerous Portuguese-men-of-war washing up on Jersey beaches

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Disasters

3 reasons why the U.S. is vulnerable to big disasters

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Health News

The water in this Montgomery County town isn't safe to drink this week

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Police

South Jersey police seize thousands of THC-laced vaping cartridges

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Public Safety

Local survivor of Las Vegas shooting massacre always has a plan of escape

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Opinion

5 things to know about mass shootings in America

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Police

Police: Abington man with AR-15 rifle undergoing psychiatric evaluation

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Opinion

That guy walking around with the AR-15 deserves to be heard

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Police

Abington police chief knocks down rumor about the man with the AR-15 assault rifle

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Safe Injection Sites

State rep: proposed safe injection sites in Philly are 'dangerous'

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Police

Pennsylvania woman 'drenched in blood' after coyote attack

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Public Safety

After Vegas and Texas, interest spikes in active shooter training

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Public Safety

Casinos 'have to change everything' to assure safety, says pro gambler with Philly roots

Opinion

Las Vegas highlights need for change in our national gun policy

Drownings

Report: Man dies after rescue attempt at Jersey Shore

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SEPTA

SEPTA rolls out Transit Watch app to report suspicious activity

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Drownings

Experts: Lack of swimming skills, not rip currents, causing most New Jersey drownings

Colleges

Temple sends out bomb threat alert – by accident

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Violence

'Nobody kill anybody': Can Baltimore go murder-free this weekend?

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Parking

On heels of lawsuit, petition calls for legalizing median parking on South Broad Street

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Public Safety

Coyotes on the Main Line? Officials warn residents to be on the lookout

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Gallery: On patrol with the Camden County P.D.

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Fourth of July

Backyard fireworks on the Fourth: Will police arrest you?

Investigations

Investigation: What's up with the creepy unmarked helicopters 'menacing' a Philly neighborhood?

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Suicide Prevention

Could SEPTA be the first transit system to use suicide barriers?

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Hospitals

Einstein Medical Center reporting electrical problems

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Hate Groups

KKK: We had a 'fantastic rally' in Lancaster County

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Leisure

Wildwoods weighing smoking ban, big fines at Jersey Shore

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Hate Groups

KKK claims it burned crosses in Lancaster County (but nobody else saw it)

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Hate Groups

Will the KKK really burn crosses in Lancaster County on Saturday?

Crime

Annual public safety report finds crime decreasing in New Jersey

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Public Safety

Woman starts painful rabies treatments after pit bull attack in Point Breeze

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Government

Weather service employees: Staffing shortages put Philly air passengers in jeopardy

Police

Barricade situation left shoppers stuck in Northeast Philly Acme

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Public Safety

N.J. State Police investigating needle found in Halloween candy

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