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Ex-Mayoral Candidate, Activist Again Jailed In 911 Call Flap

A former Pittsburgh mayoral candidate and community activist who has blamed his many legal troubles on racism and police persecution has been jailed again on charges that he and his wife conspired to make false 911 calls from their home.

04/10/2015

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DA: Fugitive’s Shooting OK, Deputy Not Influenced By Cocaine

A prosecutor has called a news conference to announce his findings about a sheriff’s deputy who was found to have cocaine in his system after he was one of four officers who shot a child-rape suspect.

04/08/2015

KDKA

Surveillance Video Released From Fatal Homewood Bar Shooting

There are new developments in the fatal shooting of a security guard inside of a Homewood bar last month.

03/25/2015

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CMU Grad Student Arrested, Charged With Running Meth Ring

A Carnegie Mellon University graduate student was arrested Wednesday and is now facing drug charges, accused of running a meth distribution ring that stretched from Pittsburgh to the state of California.

03/11/2015

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Local Man Sentenced For His 10th Drunken Driving Conviction

A Pittsburgh man must spend 3½ to 7 years in prison for his 10th drunken driving conviction and third in the past 10 years.

03/03/2015

KDKA

4th Suspect Arrested In Bar Shooting That Left Security Guard Dead

Authorities in western Pennsylvania say a fourth suspect has turned himself in to face charges in the shooting death of a security guard at a Pittsburgh bar.

03/02/2015

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Police Issue Another Arrest Warrant In Homewood Bar Shooting

Pittsburgh Police have issued an arrest warrant for a second suspect wanted in connection with the Monday night fatal bar shooting in Homewood.

02/20/2015

KDKA

D.A.: Homewood Bar To Remain Closed After Shooting Of Security Guard

After the fatal shooting of a security guard at a Homewood bar earlier this week, District Attorney Stephen Zappala has made a decision about the establishment’s future.

02/20/2015

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Zappala: Sheriff Deputy Who Tested Positive For Drugs May Face Criminal Charges

It was by all accounts a justified shooting.

02/11/2015

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Monroeville Mall Patrons Curious If New Youth Policy Will Work

A shooting at the Monroeville Mall this past weekend is still on the minds of residents and patrons.

02/09/2015

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Zappala: Monroeville Mall Officials Failed To Follow 2013 Security Recommendations

Allegheny County District Attorney Stephen Zappala said Monroeville Mall officials failed to follow recommendations from a security consultant back in 2013.

02/09/2015

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Teacher Accused Of Stealing Thousands In Union Funds, Turns In Self

A local teacher and former school board member accused of embezzling funds from the teacher’s union has turned himself into police.

02/03/2015

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New Questions About Taxpayer Dollars Spent On “Undercover Boss”

The Allegheny County District Attorney’s office tells KDKA, it has made certain inquiries concerning the payments of gifts to city employees on Mayor Bill Peduto’s “Undercover Boss” appearance.

01/30/2015

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D.A.: May Have Been Illegal For Mayor To Give Out Money On “Undercover Boss”

The Allegheny County District Attorney’s Office says it may have been illegal for Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto to give money to city employees on the show, “Undercover Boss.”

01/30/2015

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Prosecutor Won’t Retry Man Shot, Paralyzed During Traffic Stop

Prosecutors will not retry a black man left paralyzed after he was shot by a white police officer during a traffic stop in Pittsburgh.

01/23/2015

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