PhillyConfidential Archive: August, 2009

Two teens wounded in SW Philly shootings

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Two teens were wounded in separate shootings by the same gunman in Southwest Philly earlier tonight, police said. The first incident occurred... Read more

Cops ID accused Rite Aid robber

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The Philly Confidential comments section lit up last month when I posted a blurb about a balding, hefty, 30-something white guy who robbed... Read more

How safe is Forbidden Drive?

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Countless joggers trot along the picturesque paths of Forbidden Drive in Fairmount Park every day. But many are likely unaware that their favorite... Read more

Daily roundup

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Who's ready for another daily crime roundup? Here goes: * A 32-year-old man was fatally stabbed by his stepson in North Philadelphia yesterday... Read more

Patrol cop nabs suspected shooter

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Officer Milord Celce hit the streets of North Philly on Wednesday, hunting for a thug who had recently shot at two fellow cops. After banging... Read more

Crime roundup

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File this under "Other things I forgot to mention today:" * A 26-year-old man was shot and killed in South Philadelphia... Read more

Tape shows teen who shot at cops

Earlier today, police officials released surveillance images that they say show a teenage boy who shot at two cops in North Philadelphia last... Read more

So, what happens to confiscated guns?

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This is a bit belated, but I'm posting it now in case you guys missed this story last week. The Police Department's top brass often call news... Read more