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08/19/14 6:30pm
Sixty-five MERT members — all of whom have received professional training in emergency medical assistance — will be on call this Friday in order to assist students who need medical attention
08/15/14 8:14pm
A former Penn Police Officer was charged on Tuesday with having a gun in a federal facility and making false statements to federal law enforcement officers.
08/12/14 8:15pm

Crime Log: Aug. 1 – Aug. 7

An aggravated assault at 36th and Ludlow streets and a robbery on the 4000 block of Walnut Street are among the crimes reported in the Penn Patrol Zone between Aug. 1 and Aug. 7, 2014.
08/07/14 3:34pm

Crime Log: July 25 – July 31

Eight thefts, an assault and a terroristic threat were among the crimes reported in the Penn Patrol Zone between July 25 and July 31.
08/05/14 12:41pm

?Local Congressman’s son indicted for bank fraud

The son of local Congressman and 1986 Fels graduate Chaka Fattah Sr. (D-Pa.) has been charged with defrauding private banks and the Internal Revenue Service of hundreds of thousands of dollars.
07/29/14 8:54pm
Former Penn student and varsity basketball player Anthony Bagtas was charged on June 9 with four burglaries that occurred over Thanksgiving break last fall. He now faces a total of 14 burglary charges and is in custody at a correctional facility.
07/29/14 8:28pm

Crime Log: July 18 - July 24

Last week's crimes included two acts of vandalism, two frauds and an assault. See what other crimes occurred in the Penn Patrol Zone between July 11 and July 17, 2014.
07/24/14 5:13pm
A billboard advertising a $25,000 reward for tips towards Don Ly's murder was unveiled today at a press conference. Ly operated a fruit salad cart at 34th and Walnut streets.
07/23/14 7:49pm

Crime Log: July 11 - July 17

See what crimes occurred in the Penn Patrol Zone between July 11 and July 17, 2014.
07/23/14 6:07pm
Retail thieves beware - the Division of Public Safety is on your case.A trend in frequent retail thefts has developed in the Penn Patrol zone from 30th to 43rd streets and Market Street to Baltimore Avenue with 17 retail thefts last month, eight this month and 13 back in March.
07/16/14 8:47pm

Crime Log: July 4 - July 10

Last week's crimes included a fire incident, fraud and a DUI.
07/09/14 3:18pm

Crime Log: June 27 - July 3

Last week's crimes included two robberies, a burglary and a DUI.
07/02/14 7:37pm

Crime Log: June 20 - June 29

This week's crimes include four thefts, two frauds, and one count of harassment.
07/02/14 7:24pm
Amy Wagner was arrested on May 7, 2014 by a member of the Philadelphia Police Department, according to the Penn Division of Public Safety.
06/29/14 5:30pm
Philadelphia Police are investigating a robbery that occurred this morning at the Wawa on the corner of 38th and Spruce Streets. The suspect entered the Wawa around 4:45 a.m.
06/24/14 8:50pm

Crime Log: June 13 - June 19

This week's crimes include four burglaries, vandalism and a sex offense.
06/24/14 8:33pm
The 47 percent increase in total crime for May 2014 compared with last May can be attributed to the increase in property crimes — the burglaries and the bike, building and retail thefts.
06/21/14 6:01pm

HUP doctor raped during Rittenhouse home invasion

Police say the 26-year old woman was followed home from a bar in Center City, where the suspect forced his way into her apartment on the 1900 block of Spruce Street and proceeded to sexually assault her.
06/17/14 9:00pm

Crime Log: June 6 - June 12

This week's crimes include an assault and three burglaries.
06/04/14 6:44pm

Crime Log: May 23 - May 29

Burglary:May 25, 2014: At about 5:30 p.m. an affiliated male reported that he observed an unknown male enter through the unsecured front door of the complainant’s residence at 214 S.