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Security Guard Appears In Court After Shooting Robbery Suspect

An armed security guard accused of shooting a robbery suspect in Homewood earlier this month was in court for a preliminary hearing today.

10/30/2013

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Security Guard Arrested In Shooting Of Robbery Suspect

Pittsburgh Police have charged 53-year-old John Carter of Verona with aggravated assault and recklessly endangering another person.

10/22/2013

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Drug Case Against Pizza Shop Owner Transferred To City Court

An Oakland Pizza shop owner charged with dealing drugs out of the shop was in court today, but his case was transferred to another jurisdiction.

10/07/2013

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DA Working To Shut Down Oakland Pizza Shop

The day after a pizza shop owner was arrested on drug charges, the district attorney said he is working to shut the business down.

08/28/2013

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Security Changes Being Discussed After Deadly Shooting Outside “The O”

Security changes are in the works at the landmark Original Hot Dog Shop in Pittsburgh’s Oakland section after a man was shot and killed near the restaurant earlier this month.

08/22/2013

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Original Hot Dog Shop Agrees To Changes After Fatal Shooting

The Original Hot Dog Shop in Oakland has agreed to make changes following a fatal shooting outside the landmark restaurant early Saturday morning.

08/08/2013

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Woman Accused Of Renting Out Dead Neighbor’s House

Mary Mechelli, 54, of McKeesport, was released from custody Friday night after a court appearance in Downtown Pittsburgh.

08/02/2013

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D.A. Drops Charges Against Teacher Arrested Outside Community Meeting

Teacher Dennis Henderson was relieved to hear the news the charges against him, in a case that generated widespread community attention, have been withdrawn for now.

07/09/2013

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Hospital Security Officer Nabbed In Swissvale Drug Bust

Four people, two men and two women, were arrested Wednesday on drug charges by Swissvale police and the Allegheny County District Attorney’s narcotics enforcement team.

06/12/2013

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Police Internal Affairs, D.A. & Review Board Probing South Side Incident

Two entirely different police incidents are now under review by the Allegheny County District Attorney’s Office, the Citizens Police Review Board and the Pittsburgh Police Department’s Internal Affairs Division.

01/15/2013

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D.A.’s Office Investigating Weekend Chase, Police-Involved Shooting

There’s new information emerging today about a shooting on Pittsburgh’s South Side over the weekend involving five off-duty police officers that sent a man and his mother to the hospital.

01/14/2013

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Police, D.A., Citizens Review Board Launch Investigation Into Larimer Murder

On New Year’s Eve, two officers were summoned to a house in Larimer after a woman called 911 asking for help, but they left when a man came to the window and said things were okay.

01/07/2013

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KDKA Investigation Gets Results: Arrest Warrants Issued For Roofing Team

When the Garden City Volunteer Fire Department needed a new roof last summer they reached out to a local company, All-Weather Roofing.

12/27/2012

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K9 Units Undergo Extensive Training Around Area

There’s no such thing as a typical day at the office for K9 police officers. That’s why nearly three dozen officers and their K9 partners train at an industrial facility in Allegheny County.

10/25/2012

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Trial Date Set In Deadly Armored Truck Heist Case

A trial date has been set for the man accused in connection with a deadly, multimillion dollar armored truck robbery earlier this year.

07/19/2012

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