Allegheny County Jail
Two men remain in the Allegheny County Jail today accused in a purse snatching in Squirrel Hill that set off a short pursuit Wednesday afternoon around rush hour.
Police are investigating after a bomb threat was made against the Allegheny County Jail Saturday night.
A man who has spent 18 years in prison is now free. Terrell Johnson was just released from the Allegheny County Jail.
A local couple accused of concealing the death of their newborn baby appeared in court. The most serious charge of abuse of a corpse was dropped.
Three arrests have been made in connection with a drug bust in the West End.
Allegheny County Police have filed charges against a woman for allegedly shooting a man in North Braddock. The shooting happened at about 3:40 a.m. Tuesday in the 500 block of Stokes Avenue.
A toddler has died several days after his mother allegedly tried to drown him in a hotel bathtub. The Allegheny County Coroner tells KDKA-TV that he died at Children’s Hospital at about 1:15 p.m. Friday.
A power outage caused some problems at the Allegheny County Jail Sunday evening.
A judge denied bond for a Pittsburgh police officer who is accused of using his position to solicit sexual favors Tuesday morning.
A local priest who was arrested on child pornography charges will be heading to trial. Rev. Bartley Sorensen waived the charges to court at a hearing Tuesday morning.
A local priest who was arrested on child pornography charges was allegedly traveling overseas to an area notorious for its sex industry.
There is new evidence against a Catholic priest who was arrested over the weekend on child pornography charges. The KDKA Investigators have learned police executed a search warrant at the rectory where Fr. Bart Sorensen lived, which has resulted in new charges bring filed.
Fr. Bartley Sorensen is accused of having child pornography on his personal laptop and the diocese is launching its own investigation.
Members of the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP) want answers from Catholic leaders after a priest was arrested this weekend.
A local priest is in jail this weekend, facing charges of child pornography. According to the police criminal complaint, Fr. Bartley Sorensen is facing one count of sexual abuse of children – possession of child pornography.