PHILADELPHIA – The City released the following update on the unrest that occurred overnight and preparations underway.


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

CURFEW: There will be a citywide curfew that 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, at 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.

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