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Richard Ross Excited To Lead Philadelphia Police Department

By Mike Dougherty

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philly’s new top cop says he’s excited about the opportunity to lead the police department in his hometown.

Philadelphia native Richard Ross was Commissioner Ramsey’s main man as deputy commissioner, and Ross says he has plans to expand on some of the programs the two worked on together. 189 more words


Philadelphia Community College Protester: Police Getting Killed Is 'Part of Their Job'

PHILADELPHIA(CBS) — A Philadelphia Police Department recruiter was confronted by Black Lives Matter protesters at Community College of Philadelphia to voice their discontent at police practices around the city and the country. 225 more words

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Community Reacts To Phila. Police Commissioner Ramsey's Retirement

By Rahel Solomon

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) —  People across Philadelphia spoke with CBS 3 as news of Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey’s retirement made its way around town. 312 more words


FOP Backs Bill Preventing Release Of Names Of Officers Involved In Shootings

By Mike DeNardo

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Fraternal Order of Police is backing a bill that would prevent release of the names of police officers involved in shootings, while the investigation is going on. 224 more words


Man Charged With Vehicular Homicide After Collision With Off-Duty Philadelphia Officer

By Ray Boyd and Molly Daly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Charges have been filed against 59-year-old Louis Vogwill for the hit and run that caused the death of off-duty Philadelphia Police Officer Lamar Poole Sr. 239 more words


Philadelphia Police Continue Effort To Create A Diverse Workforce

By Steve Patterson

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Pomp. Prestige. Pride.

In one moment, young men and women were both handed immense power and charged with the weight of incredible responsibility. 348 more words


Philly Police Department Releases Worst PSA Video Ever

Oh boy, oh boy, oh boy… what were they thinking?

The Philadelphia Police Department released a video for their latest anti-drug PSA, and to say the least… it is interesting. 61 more words