Allegheny County Medical Examiner
A local man, already in jail in connection with several rape cases, has now been linked to another, and it’s all thanks to new DNA evidence. The case happened in Friendship back in 1989, and it has been unsolved ever since.
A local man was killed in a motorcycle accident. It happened in Penn Hills near Jefferson Heights Road.
In June of 1997, the body of a petite, black woman in her 80′s was found thrown over a hillside along Ohio River Boulevard and her body was mummified. That case remains open.
Each room was set up like a different crime scene, everything from a meth lab to a shooting. Every crime scene has evidence and that’s what makes drills like this so critical.
A pedestrian died after being hit by a train in Glenfield. The accident happened in the 100-block of East Beaver Street just before 7 p.m. Wednesday.
Big decisions lie ahead for the next Allegheny County Executive, but none may be more difficult than choosing the next Allegheny County Medical Examiner. The man holding the title right now has earned praise, but a big name from the past also wants the job.
Pittsburgh police and the Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s office searched a former funeral home and recovered a dozen containers of what appeared to be cremated remains.
The badly decomposed body of a woman was discovered wrapped in a carpet and discarded in a wooded area in Wilkinsburg leaving the police and forensic scientists at the Allegheny County Crime Lab little to go on.
They are the real CSI. Forensic scientists don’t carry weapons and don’t make arrests; but in the new Allegheny County Crime Lab, they’re using state-of-the-art technology to help police solve murders and rapes
For years, Allegheny County’s crime lab suffered from a lack of funding, staff and resources; and as a result, some violent criminals were never prosecuted.
Federal grants have allowed the forensic scientists at the county’s new crime lab to analyze and process the evidence under the watchful eyes of the current Allegheny County Medical Examiner Dr. Karl Williams.
Police are investigating after a man was shot and killed on the North Side Tuesday night.
A woman is dead following an accident involving farm equipment in Elizabeth Township. It happened just after 9 p.m. at 201 Park Avenue.
The Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s office has been called to South Park Township.
The Allegheny County Medical Examiner has been called to the scene of an accident in Fawn Township.
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