Allegheny County Sheriff’s Office

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Sources: Sheriff’s Deputy Who Tested Positive Reinstated, Will Face Regular Drug Testing

It was by all accounts a justified shooting. Several officers unloaded on accused child molester Leslie Sapp in January after Sapp brandished a very lethal-looking pellet gun.

06/24/2015

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D.A.’s Office To Oversee Investigation Into Route 51 Shootout

It was a dangerous scene that put both police and the public in harm’s way.

06/23/2015

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Terrified Witnesses Watch, Capture Cell Phone Video Of Route 51 Shootout

When one of Pittsburgh’s busiest and most congested roads turns into a full-blown crime scene, risk and danger take on whole new meanings.

06/22/2015

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Rifle-Wielding Suspect Killed By Police In Shootout On Rt. 51

A rifle-wielding man was killed by police after a carjacking, shooting spree and exchanging gunfire with officers along busy Route 51 Monday morning.

06/22/2015

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Most Wanted Fugitive Arrested After Attempting To Run Over Police Officer

One of Allegheny County’s most wanted fugitives was arrested Tuesday night in Clairton.

06/10/2015

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McKees Rocks Naked Stabbing Suspect Arrested For Failing To Appear In Court

A woman who failed to appear in court for two separate assault cases has been arrested.

05/27/2015

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Local District Justice Candidate Accused Of Using Sick Time To Campaign

Pennsylvania’s primary election is Tuesday.

05/18/2015

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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.

04/20/2015

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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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