Category: Featured

Increase in Cell Phone Theft

| 14 September 2013 | posted in Crime Reports, Featured, General
Increase in Cell Phone Theft           Be Smart with your Smartphone! There has been a significant increase in phone theft.  The criminals are so brazen to try to snatch the phones right out of people’s hands whether walking down the sidewalk or waiting on the train platform.  Be smart and follow these suggestions:...
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Wanted: Suspect for Robbery in the 26th District The Philadelphia Police Department is looking to identify the suspect who is wanted for investigation in a robbery in Fishtown. Click here to view Philly Police Crime Reports On June 26, 2013, at 9:20pm, the complainant, a 42 year-old female, was walking in the 2100 block of East Norris Street when an...
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Infographic: Solving Crime with Social Media According to a study in late 2012, police are no longer skeptics of social media, as evidenced by the various departments that have implemented social media tools to help them fight crime. In Philadelphia, for instance, the Police Department has used Pinterest to help catch criminals; the Seattle Police Department has instituted...
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Summer Crime Tips

| 22 May 2013 | posted in Featured
Summer Crime Tips Now that the weather is warming up, here are a few tips to keep your home safe. Make sure to keep your fancy new bicycle locked up, even if you keep it in your backyard. (You should also do this if it’s an older not so fancy bike, they get stolen too!)...
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Narcotics Tipsters

| 19 May 2013 | posted in Crime Reports, Featured
Narcotics Tipsters The Narcotics team has been very active in our area lately making several high profile busts.  The team has been asking us for information to help them weed out the criminals.  If you know of a drug house, hot corner, corner store, or any other center of drug activity, please report it.  Give...
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