Philadelphia Pennsylvania Police Department

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Overview

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  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is located in the southeast corner of the state, along the border with New Jersey.[1]
  • Population: 1,603,797 (2020). It is the most populous city in the state and the sixth-most-populous city in the United States.[1]
  • Officers: 6400[2]

Body Camera Policy

Incidents


Officers


Policy Changes

On October 25, 2021, the city of Philadelphia announced that it would equip all of its patrol officers with Tasers.[3]

On October 27, 2021, the Mayor signed bills that would prevent police from stopping vehicles for issues that don't meet the bar of "public safety", including issues like expired registrations or a broken light.[4]

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