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List Of Prohibited Items At NFL Draft Released, Police To Deploy Extra Officers

By CBS3’s Joe Holden and KYW Newsradio’s Kristen Johanson 

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A plan is in place to protect the hundreds of thousands of people who will converge on the Ben Franklin Parkway for the NFL Draft beginning Thursday. 312 more words


Philadelphia Police Officer Arrested On Child Porn Charges

PHILADELPHIA (CBS)— A police officer is facing charges after authorities say a 3-year veteran with the Philadelphia Police Department  was in possession of child porn. 120 more words


Suspect Caught On Video Doing Stretches In Parking Lot Before Robbing Dunkin' Donuts

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A suspect who robbed a North Philadelphia Dunkin’ Donuts was caught on video stretching in the parking lot before committing the crime. 144 more words


Police: Man With Razor Blade Stalked, Beat and Robbed Elderly Couple

PHILADELPHIA (CBS)—Philadelphia Police detectives are looking for a man who they say stalked, beat and robbed an elderly couple in West Philadelphia.

Authorities say it happened around 2:30 p.m. 215 more words


Philly Police: Teen Shot In The Eye By His Best Friend

PHILADELPHIA (CBS)–A 17-year-old Kingsessing boy, along the 5300 block of Lindbergh Blvd., is in the hospital tonight after police say he was shot in the face by his best friend. 283 more words


Trial For Philly Officer Accused Of Dumping Pit Bull In Trash Begins Monday

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A Philadelphia police officer accused of dumping a dog in a local park is scheduled for trial Monday.

Investigators say that in November, Michael Long put Cranberry the pit bull in a trash can at Wissahickon Valley Park. 41 more words


Soccer Coach Accused Of Sexual Assault, Fathering Child With Teen Girl

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A Philadelphia soccer coach is accused of sexual assault and fathering a child with a teen girl.

Police say 39-year-old Francisco Prado-Contreras — the acting director of youth soccer at Capitolo Playground — coerced a 15-year-old girl he used to coach to have sex with him for money. 165 more words