Due to extremely cold conditions, the City is implementing special measures to keep people who are homeless safe. If you see someone who needs shelter, call (215) 232-1984.
In effect: 3:00 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 14 until further notice

COVID-19 vaccine

The vaccine is now available for everyone 5 and older! Get your children vaccinated today. Find a City-run vaccine clinic or partner vaccine clinic to protect yourself and your loved ones. If you have questions about vaccination, call (215) 685-5488.

Police Advisory Commission executive review and explainers

The Police Advisory Commission (PAC) releases various executive reviews and explainers on police matters. Below is a list of available documents, flyers, and infographics.

Name Description Released Format
Joint letter from PPD and PAC regarding mediation PDF A joint letter from the Police Advisory Commission and Philadelphia Police Department regarding the use of mediation. September 1, 2020
PAC small business flyer jpeg Flyer for small business affected by increased shoplifting during the pandemic November 17, 2020
PAC arbitration explainer with flow chart PDF A policy and procedure explainer about how PPD discipline arbitration works. June 30, 2020
PAC SWAT and warrant service explainer PDF A policy and practice explainer regarding SWAT and warrant service. June 30, 2020
PAC demonstration flyer PDF A flyer describing oversight and accountability practices regarding police during demonstrations. June 30, 2020
PAC demonstration recommendations PDF PAC letter to PPD regarding recommendations for the George Floyd demonstrations response June 06, 2020
Officer involved shooting investigations infographic A graphic detailing how officer involved shootings are investigated in Philadelphia October 27, 2020
Citizens Police Oversight Commission program architecture PDF A plan for CPOC that includes organization, powers, and a budget, as a starting point for what a new agency might look like and would cost, to ensure the best return on investment. November 16, 2020
UFRB letter with PPD response PDF PAC Letter in regards to the Use of Force Review Board and PPD's response. November 16, 2020
Edited Driver Equality Bill Infographic jpeg Info graphic on Bill 210636-A November 4, 2021