Allegheny County Sheriff’s Office

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2 Ex-Inmates In Georgia Charged In Pa. Jury Scam

Two former Georgia state prison inmates are jailed in that state on charges that they phoned Pittsburgh-area residents and scammed six into wiring $990 each, supposedly to pay fines for missing jury duty.

9 hours ago

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“Most Wanted” Sex Assault Suspect Arrested In Northview Heights

A man featured on the Allegheny County Sheriff’s Most Wanted list has been apprehended in Northview Heights.

04/12/2015

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DA: Fugitive’s Shooting OK, Deputy Not Influenced By Cocaine

A prosecutor has called a news conference to announce his findings about a sheriff’s deputy who was found to have cocaine in his system after he was one of four officers who shot a child-rape suspect.

04/08/2015

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Fugitive In Custody Following Lengthy Westmoreland Co. Standoff

Police are at the scene of a standoff in Westmoreland County.

03/27/2015

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Armed Men Break Into Sheriff’s Deputy’s Brookline Home

Police are investigating after two armed men broke into the home of an Allegheny County Sheriff’s deputy in Brookline this afternoon.

09/10/2014

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Man Sought After Leaving Suspicious Box On Rich Fitzgerald’s Car

The Allegheny County Sheriff’s Office was asking for the public’s help to identify a man that left a suspicious box on Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald’s vehicle Tuesday.

07/22/2014

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Allegheny Co. Most Wanted Suspect Arrested In New Kensington

A suspect from the Allegheny County Sheriff’s Office’s top 20 most wanted fugitives list was arrested Wednesday.

07/09/2014

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Jury Sees Site Of Fatal Mon View Heights Shooting

Allegheny County Sheriff’s vans brought jurors to the Mon View Heights housing complex in West Mifflin Thursday morning.

01/16/2014

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Attempted Murder Suspect Arrested

Sheriff’s deputies were able to arrest a local man wanted for attempted murder early Tuesday morning.

01/14/2014

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McKeesport Couple Believes Sheriff’s Deputies Acted Unprofessionally

Allegheny County Sheriff’s deputies are under fire for the way they served a warrant on a man after he didn’t show up for a court hearing.

01/02/2014

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Sheriff’s Deputies Kick In Young Father’s Door In Warrant Mix-Up

A Mount Lebanon father was shaken up during a mix-up involving Allegheny County Sheriff’s deputies who showed up at his apartment with a search warrant looking for a suspect wanted on felony charges.

11/27/2013

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Police Arrest 2, Seize Drugs During Warrant Sweep

Authorities arrested two people and seized semi-automatic weapon and drugs during a warrant sweep in Homewood and Wilkinsburg.

09/21/2013

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Suspect In Edgewood Towne Center Shooting Turns Self In

Police say they have made an arrest in last month’s shooting at Edgewood Towne Center.

04/11/2013

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Police Seek Help Locating Alleged Child Support Thief

Police are asking for the public’s help to identify a man who allegedly claimed hundreds of dollars that were accidentally left at a metal detector at the Allegheny County Courthouse on Friday.

01/24/2013

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Officials Investigate After Inmate Dies While Being Returned To Jail

Allegheny County Police are investigating after authorities say an inmate who was being returned to the jail after being hospitalized fell to the ground and passed away Monday evening.

01/07/2013

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