Allegheny County District Attorney’s Office

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Prosecutors Respond To Lawyer’s Call For Plum Teacher To Not Be Prosecuted For Sex Crime

Prosecutors have responded to a defense lawyer’s claim that a former Plum High School teacher should not be prosecuted for a sex crime because the girl was 18 and a consenting adult.

07/15/2015

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2 Men Facing Charges After Drug Bust In Waterworks Shopping Center Parking Lot

Two guys have been arrested as part of a multi-county drug bust.

07/14/2015

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Sources: Sheriff’s Deputy Who Tested Positive Reinstated, Will Face Regular Drug Testing

It was by all accounts a justified shooting. Several officers unloaded on accused child molester Leslie Sapp in January after Sapp brandished a very lethal-looking pellet gun.

06/24/2015

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Plum Teacher Wants Sex Charges With 18-Year-Old Student Dismissed

A Plum High School teacher wants charges that he wrongly had sex with an 18-year-old student dismissed because of her age.

06/24/2015

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D.A.’s Office To Oversee Investigation Into Route 51 Shootout

It was a dangerous scene that put both police and the public in harm’s way.

06/23/2015

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Federal Lawsuit Filed Against City, Police Over Homewood Altercation

A federal lawsuit has been filed against Pittsburgh Police in a case once reviewed by the Allegheny County District Attorney, who raised concerns about charges police filed against two Homewood men.

06/23/2015

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Lawyer Denies Claims Plum Resource Officer Knew Of Alleged Inappropriate Relationship In 2011

As the investigation continues into the Plum High School teacher-student sex scandal, a lawyer for the school’s police officer is now disputing some school board claims.

06/11/2015

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Plum School Board Accepts Member’s Resignation As Grand Jury Probe Continues

As a grand jury investigation continues into the alleged teacher-student sex scandal at Plum High School, the school board held a meeting tonight where one of its members resigned.

06/10/2015

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Police, D.A. Probe Alleged Ethnic Intimidation Case After Man Attacked, Thrown On T Tracks

Police and the Allegheny County District Attorney’s Office are investigating a case of possible ethnic intimidation after a man was beaten and tossed onto the T tracks downtown last weekend.

06/03/2015

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Plum School Board Meets As Grand Jury Investigation Continues

The Plum School Board met for the first time Tuesday night since a grand jury began investigating alleged inappropriate sexual relationships between teachers and students at the high school.

05/26/2015

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Police Seize Thousands Of Dollars In Heroin, Cash In North Versailles Drug Bust

Police in North Versailles have charged a suspect after seizing thousands of dollars’ worth of heroin at an apartment complex Thursday in what they call a “very large bust.”

05/21/2015

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Search Warrants Reveal 8 Possible Victims In Plum HS Scandal

Investigators returned to Plum High School Wednesday seeking more records in a grand jury probe of alleged inappropriate sexual relationships between teacher and students.

05/20/2015

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Sources: D.A.’s Office Serves Search Warrants At Plum High School

There are new developments today in the ongoing investigation into alleged teacher-student sexual relationships at Plum High School.

05/19/2015

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High-Tech Device Helping Officials In Local Communities Find Missing Persons

A high tech way to help find missing people is now available in more communities in our area.

05/12/2015

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