Crime

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Man Faces Life In Prison After Porn-Filled Tablet Sold At Swap Meet

A western Pennsylvania man could spend life in prison after a woman found images of him molesting a child – on a notepad computer the suspect sold to her at a flea market.

10/24/2014

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Pittsburgh’s New Police Chief Embraces Technology To Reverse Murder Rate

It seems hardly a day goes by without another killing in Pittsburgh.

10/17/2014

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Some City Council Members Hope To Implement PIRC Initiative To Reduce Crime

The violence on Pittsburgh streets is on track to break a record.

10/14/2014

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State Police Alert Westmoreland Co. Residents To Record Number Of Vehicle Break-Ins

Vehicle break-ins happen all the time, but for state troopers in Westmoreland County, the totals are unprecedented.

09/04/2014

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Mon Valley Surveillance Cameras Helping To Cut Down Crime

Community leaders are joining forces to cut crime in Charleroi and the surrounding areas.

08/27/2014

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National Night Out 2014

It’s National Night Out.

08/05/2014

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Local Neighborhoods Using National Night Out To Band Together Against Crime

It’s National Night Out, a chance for communities to band together to fight crime.

08/05/2014

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Thefts Targeting Elderly Move Into Mt. Lebanon

Mt. Lebanon police are warning that transient, organized criminal groups have been targeting the elderly and committing thefts in the area.

07/11/2014

Running back Ray Rice #27 of the Baltimore Ravens (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Keidel: Ray Rice Another Crack In NFL Shield

Even by the pro athlete’s subterranean standards, the Ray Rice video was shocking. He made no effort to heal or cradle or care for his unconscious fiancee.

02/21/2014

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Rocco’s Law Introduced To Increase Penalties For Killing A K-9

Snieper, Mt. Lebanon’s officer, is trained to stop a bad guy, but for his handler he’s more than just a police dog.

02/03/2014

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Homicides In Allegheny Co. Keep Pace With City For 2nd Year In A Row

Gun violence is spreading throughout Allegheny County’s suburbs.

01/01/2014

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CMU Facial Recognition Technology Could Be Future For Catching Criminals

Much like fingerprints, our faces are unique – no two exactly alike.

11/12/2013

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Fact Checking Ravenstahl’s Accomplishments As Mayor

As the groundbreaking ceremonies wind down and the memorabilia is packed up, Luke Ravenstahl points to three major accomplishments.

11/04/2013

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Month Of October Filled With Violent Crime For Jeannette

October has been an especially violent month in the City of Jeannette.

10/29/2013

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Police Making Progress In Stopping Fights On South Side

Fighting on the South Side is a familiar scene – and is the focus of numerous complaints by people who live, and work, in the area.

10/28/2013

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