Allegheny County District Attorney’s Office

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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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Local Teacher Facing Allegations Of Stealing Thousands In Union Funds

A local teacher, who is also a former school board member, is facing allegations of stealing nearly $200,000 in teacher union funds.

01/07/2015

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D.A.’s Office Investigating 2 Deputy Constables Over Assault Allegations

Jayla Smith tells a painful story that shouldn’t happen to anyone.

12/17/2014

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DA: Fired Century III Mall Manager Stole $51K

The fired manager of the Century III Mall has been charged with stealing more than $51,000, which he then spent mostly as casinos.

12/15/2014

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Port Authority Drivers Charged In Parkway North Crash To Stand Trial

Key evidence is expected to be played in court today during a preliminary hearing for the two Port Authority drivers charged in a crash that sent one bus tumbling off the Parkway North.

12/05/2014

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Authorities Testing For Cyanide After Death Of Research Institute Employee

Police are investigating the death of a female employee at Magee Women’s Research Institute.

11/14/2014

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D.A. Plans To File Charges In Port Authority Rollover Crash

It’s been more than two months since a crash involving two Port Authority buses, and there has been a lot of back and forth about what is to blame for the accident

11/05/2014

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Orie Melvin Drops Appeal, Hopes To Serve Sentence Soon

Former Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin has dropped her appeal of her campaign corruption conviction and has submitted drafts of apology letters she is ordered to send to other state judges and former staffers while serving her house arrest sentence.

10/28/2014

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Police: Man Impersonating Allegheny Co. D.A. Steals Pizza, Beer

Police say a man impersonating the Allegheny County District Attorney stole food and beer at numerous Butler County businesses.

10/23/2014

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Witness Comes Forward In Port Authority Bus Rollover Crash

A witness to a recent accident between two Port Authority buses has come forward and is now helping in the investigation.

10/22/2014

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D.A.: 1992 Rape Charges Against NY Man Expired, Dropped

The Allegheny County district attorney has dropped charges that a New York man raped two Pittsburgh women in 1992 because the statute of limitations has expired.

10/21/2014

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Police: Young Mom Leaves 2 Newborns On Porch, Calls Cops

A young mother could face charges after calling police to say that two newborns were left on her porch. As it turns out, they were her own children.

10/16/2014

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Port Authority Investigators Meet With D.A.’s Office About Bus Crash

Investigators met with prosecutors Wednesday about the Port Authority bus crash last month that sent a bus over a hillside and injured a driver.

10/01/2014

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Police: Woman’s Estranged Husband Killed By Her Boyfriend During Break-In

Police are investigating a fatal shooting in Esplen.

09/28/2014

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Charges Reportedly Dropped Against Homeless Man Found Sleeping In Hotel Presidential Suite

Prosecutors in western Pennsylvania have dropped charges against a homeless man found squatting inside the presidential suite of a Pittsburgh hotel last fall.

09/23/2014

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