Citywide Curfew for Tonight; Police Release Arrest Numbers


The City of Philadelphia released the following guidance for a Curfew tonight, along with arrests that Police have made:

CURFEW:  There will be a citywide curfew which will go into effect on  Wednesday, October 28 at 9:00 p.m. through 6:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 29. Grocery stores, restaurants and pharmacies may, in their discretion, choose to operate only for delivery services later than 9:00 p.m. and should implement appropriate measures to secure their facilities and protect onsite and delivery employees.

PHILADELPHIA POLICE UPDATE: The following arrest numbers are current as of Noon on October 28, 2020.

Arrests Overnight (10/27 – 10/28)
·         1 Aggravated Assault
·         8 Assault on Police 
·         1 Arson 
·         53 Burglary 
·         2 Criminal Trespass 
·         7 Disorderly Conduct 
·         4 Civil Violation Notices (CVN) for Failure to Disburse
·         4 Robbery 
·         1 Vandalism 
·         Total: 81 

Additional Information (10/27 – 10/28)
·         Injured Officers: 23 (all treated and released)
·         9 Damage to PPD Vehicles 
·         9 ATM Explosions

Totals for October 26 – October 28
·         172 felony or misdemeanor arrests. This includes two (2) people arrested for Burglary and Assault on Police, so the total number of individuals arrested for indictable offenses is 170, plus 13 for CVNs 
·         Injured Officers: 53 (52 treated and released, 1 still hospitalized) 
17 Damage to PPD/PFD Vehicles 
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