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Chase Suspect To File Civil Lawsuit, Use Dash Cam Video As Evidence

A Pittsburgh Police car captured a number of images on its dash cam when it arrived at the place where Paul Parrish’s white car stopped on Route 65 in Brighton Heights back in July 2012.

06/13/2014

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Pittsburgh Public Schools Student Accused Of Making Threat

A 17-year-old student in the Pittsburgh Public School District was taken into custody Friday afternoon after allegedly making a threat.

05/02/2014

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Man Prompts Hours-Long Standoff In Brighton Heights

Police were called to a home in Brighton Heights Friday morning for a man with mental issues who had a gun.

05/02/2014

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SWAT Situation Ends Peacefully After Man Claims Someone Tried To Kill Him

Police and SWAT were called to a house in Pittsburgh’s Brighton Heights neighborhood Monday afternoon.

04/28/2014

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Man In Police Custody After SWAT Situation In Brighton Heights

A man who barricaded himself inside a Brighton Heights home late this morning is now in police custody.

03/25/2014

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New Data Ranks Pittsburgh’s Least Faithful Neighborhood

Cheaters never prosper. …Or do they? Well, it seems some Pittsburgh neighborhoods are less faithful than others.

03/25/2014

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Can Pa. Rep. Adam Ravenstahl Survive Primary Challenge Without His Brother?

Call him the lesser known brother — PA Rep. Adam Ravenstahl of Brighton Heights.

03/17/2014

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4-Alarm Fire Causes Significant Damage To Brighton Heights Building

A four-alarm fire heavily damaged a home in Pittsburgh’s Brighton Heights section this afternoon.

02/20/2014

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Brighton Heights Man Charged With Decapitating Mother’s Dog

Police are investigating an extreme case of animal cruelty in Brighton Heights

02/12/2014

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Delivery Driver Carjacked On North Side

Police are investigating after a pizza delivery driver was carjacked on Pittsburgh’s North Side Saturday evening.

02/08/2014

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Body Of Missing Man Found In Brighton Heights

Police say a body found near Brighton Heights belongs to an 82-year-old man who went missing a week ago.

02/01/2014

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Vacant Brighton Heights Home Goes Up In Flames

Firefighters were busy battling a blaze at a vacant home in Brighton Heights.

01/01/2014

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Ex-School Cop Sentenced In Sex Abuse Case

A former Pittsburgh Public Schools police officer is scheduled to be sentenced Tuesday afternoon.

10/22/2013

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Police Probe Fatal Brighton Heights Shooting

One person was shot and killed early Sunday morning in Brighton Heights.

10/20/2013

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1 Treated For Smoke Inhalation After Brighton Heights Fire

One person is being treated after fire broke out at a home in the city’s Brighton Heights section this evening.

09/20/2013

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