Chief Alvin Henderson

Flood Watch Issued With More Rain On The WayOur area has received plenty of rain over the past week. With more on the way, flood alerts have been issued.
Allegheny Co. Health Officials Make Preparations For Possible Ebola CasesThe message was clear, there have been no local cases of Ebola, but those on the front lines are ready if needed.
Texting 911 Now An Option For Verizon Customers In Allegheny Co.What happened at Virginia Tech and Sandy Hook brought into the nation’s spotlight the need to be able to text a 911 call center for help.
Emergency Dispatcher Fired Over 911 Call LeakA 911 center employee has been fired for giving the media copies of a call made by a Pennsylvania woman who police say forcibly submerged two of her children underwater, drowning one and causing fatal injury to the other.
Winter Weather Hits The 'Burgh HardWith the weather dropping to a new record cold, many people have chosen to stay indoors. What are some precautions you should be taking?
Allegheny County, City Officials Poised To React As Storm Moves ThroughSuperstorm Sandy made landfall Monday evening in New Jersey, and as the storm tears across the northeast, Pennsylvania remains under a statewide disaster emergency.