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Authorities Search For Alleged Police Impersonator

...accused of robbing victims he knows by name. Surveillance video from a corner store at Cedar and 52nd in Cobbs Creek shows the man with a fake badge pulling the 36-year-old...

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And then the day before. "5400 block of Chestnut Street. There's a knock on the door asks for a specific individual, he's not home, takes money and flees," Lt. Walker explained.

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Police Impersonator Steals Woman's Purse: Officials

The 36-year-old woman was walking on 52nd and Cedar streets in the Cobbs Creek section of the city Friday at 7:25 p.m...

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Fake cop caught on camera stealing woman's purse in Cobbs Creek

Surveillance shows the 36-year-old woman walking near the intersection of South 52nd Street and Cedar Avenue when she was approached by an unknown black male.

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Police believe the suspect is responsible for 3 robberies last week. Two in Philadelphia and one in Darby, where police released a sketch. Police say a day before this brazen robbery, he hit a home on the 5400 block of Chestnut Street.

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Police impersonator robs woman in Cobbs Creek

According to police, the 36-year-old woman was walking near the intersection of South 52nd Street and Cedar Avenue when she was approached by an unknown black male.

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Man posing as police robs a woman at 52nd and Cedar (video)

Man posing as police robs a woman at 52nd and Cedar (video)

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52nd Street blues: Downbeat to upswing?

Cornealler Burton, 20, echoed the need for more community involvement moments after she finished working a shift as a waitress at the 52nd Skyline Breakfast, at 52nd and Chestnut.

Blackwell counts the YMCA, at 51st and Chestnut, and the Malcolm X Memorial Park, at 51st and Osage Avenue, as other selling points in the area, as well as the new Philadelphia Police headquarters building, which is scheduled to open at 46th and Market several years from now.

Blackwell counts the YMCA, at 51st and Chestnut, and the Malcolm X Memorial Park, at 51st and Osage Avenue, as other selling points in the area, as well as the new Philadelphia Police headquarters building, which is scheduled to open at 46th and Market several years from now.

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IT WAS EIGHT years ago this month that the Daily News branded 52nd and Market streets one of the city's most dangerous corners.

Brown, 36, jabbed her finger in the air, singling out the Tropical Heat bar at 53rd and Market.

Charles Outlaw, 46, leaned back on a cushioned chair inside his barbershop, Major League Cuts, at 51st and Market.

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Crime log: March 26 - April 1

March 30: An unaffiliated 41-year-old man was arrested at the 5100 block of Webster Avenue for retail theft.

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March 29: At 8:00 p.m., an unaffiliated 35-year-old man reported that two unknown men punched him and struck him in the face on the 3900 block of Walnut Street. They attempted to take his bag and left with personal items and cash.

March 29: At 2:01 a.m., an unaffiliated 30-year-old woman was stopped for a traffic violation at the 5500 block of Morton Street. During the stop, the suspect was reported to have smelled of alcohol, had glassy bloodshot eyes and slurred speech and was arrested.

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Wyrd Sisters: Remembering Terry Pratchett @ Art Church of West Philadelphia

Art Church of West Philadelphia, 5219 Webster Street, Philadelphia PA

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Cedar Park Neighbors annual membership meeting and board elections

...year after being active on the Zoning Committee for ­several years. She lives on the 700 block of S. 49th Street with her husband, Kelvyn, two teenage daughters and two Golden Retrievers.  Suzanne currently work as...

...of the Cedar Park neighborhood since late 2012 when he purchased a home on the 5000 block of Hazel Ave with his girlfriend. The home he purchased – a historic Victorian, like so many in the...

Robert Arters has lived in West Philadelphia for over 20 years.  Currently residing on the 5100 block of Catharine Street with his girlfriend and three cats, Rob has witnessed the neighborhood’s profound transformation over...

I have worked for Philadelphia Federal Credit Union (PFCU) for 13 years and at the 50th and Baltimore location for 8 years and am the Branch Manager.  I do not live in this...

...free yoga, meditation, dance, non violent communication and gardening classes to the community right at 50th and Cedar.  I also help coordinate a free after school program, community garden and Food Not Bombs...

...I have co-ordinated the Block Leaders Committee and as the block captain for the 5000 block of Cedar Avenue...

...of Cedar Park, he works out of a studio space in The Cedar Works at 4919 Pentridge. JJ is the creator of the largest work of public art in Philadelphia: the 85...

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...Cedar Park, and in the summer of 2013 my wife and I moved to the 4800 block of Chester Avenue. We are currently working on renovating our home (thank you West Philly Tool Library!) and...

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