Philadelphia Unrest

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The Philadelphia Police Department (PPD) has launched an internal investigation after the fatal police shooting of a Black man, which lead to widespread protesting throughout the night in the city. Dozens of protesters were arrested, and up to 30 officers were injured amid the unrest . . . . 

Relatives of a Black Philadelphia man fatally shot by police questioned why deadly force was used, hours after his death sparked a round of overnight protests that saw dozens arrested and 30 officers injured . . . . 

The Philadelphia Police Department will not immediately release the names of officers involved in the shooting that led to 27-year-old Walter Wallace Jr.'s death on Monday, according to Commissioner Danielle Outlaw . . . .


Looting in Philadelphia following the police shooting of a Black man armed with a knife continued throughout Monday night and into Tuesday morning. Video from a local ABC affiliate shows looters emptying a Foot Locker . . . .

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