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Police Seek Security Guard Accused Of Trying To Run Down Former Friend

A woman who works as a guard at the Allegheny County Jail is facing charges. Police say she’s accused of trying to run over a woman she knows with her car.

03/28/2013

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Man Arrested After Growing Marijuana Over Daycare

A man was arrested after he was found allegedly growing marijuana over two daycare centers.

03/16/2013

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Jailed Man Arrested In Mt. Washington Burglaries

Pittsburgh police say they have arrested and charged a man who was already in jail with several burglaries in the city’s Mount Washington neighborhood.

03/12/2013

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KD Investigates: The Cost Of Inmate Healthcare

They’re behind bars, but prisoners at the Allegheny County Jail are getting some of the best medical treatment in the world, and you’re picking up the tab — about $12 million a year.

02/11/2013

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Firefighter Suspended After Arrest On Charges Of Sexual Assault

A Pittsburgh firefighter was suspended on Wednesday after being accused of sexually assaulting a child.

02/06/2013

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Slain Activist’s Family Speaks Out About Arrest In Case

A teenager was taken into custody Wednesday in connection with the murder of 61-year-old Isaiah Dent.

01/31/2013

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Police Make Arrest In McKees Rocks Activist’s Death

Police say they have arrested a 19-year-old man in connection with the death of a McKees Rocks community activist earlier this week.

01/30/2013

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Officers Allegedly Also Shot Wrong Car During Police Chase

Police have arrested the man who led police on a high-speed chase through the South Side, which ended with police shots.

01/15/2013

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Police Investigating Allegheny Co. Jail Inmate’s Death

An autopsy is scheduled for an inmate at the Allegheny County Jail who died Monday night.

01/08/2013

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Suspected Shooter In North Side Murder Caught

Police have arrested the man accused of shooting two people, killing one, in the North Side Dec. 7.

12/15/2012

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Man Arrested With $20k Worth Of Drugs

A New Jersey man is in jail after allegedly trying to transport $20,000 worth of heroin to Pittsburgh.

12/05/2012

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Alleged Bank Robber Found

Police have arrested a man in conjunction with a West End bank robbery that happened a month ago.

11/27/2012

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Suspect’s Hospitalization Raising Concerns About Drugs In Jail

The man who is accused in the shooting death of a local police officer was hospitalized with a serious medical condition this week and that meant his trial had to be delayed.

11/15/2012

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Harrison Twp. Man’s Death Ruled A Homicide, 3 In Custody

Police have ruled 61-year-old Ronald Duff’s death a homicide.

10/24/2012

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Police Find Block Of Cocaine During Traffic Stop

Police arrested a man Tuesday after finding a block of cocaine in his car, during a routine traffic stop.

10/24/2012

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