By Andrew Maykuth
The Philadelphia Inquirer
About 290 Philadelphia police officers will get a front-row view of President-elect Obama's Jan. 20 inaugural festivities.
Police Commissioner Charles H. Ramsey has agreed to send 250 officers and 40 supervisors to help Washington law enforcement officials manage crowds expected to exceed 1.5 million for Obama's swearing-in ceremonies.
Philly police to work Presidential inauguration