Former Police Sgt. Accused In Scuffle Indicted By Federal Grand JuryA former Pittsburgh Police sergeant, accused of using excessive force, has been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges of deprivation of civil rights and falsification of a record.
Man Charged With Killing Witness In Pittsburgh Heroin ProbeA man is charged with killing a Pittsburgh woman who was cooperating with authorities in a related money laundering investigation.
U.S. Attorney: Clergy Accused Of Sexual Abuse Could Face Consequences Under Civil RICO StatuteThe grand jury report sent shockwaves through the Altoona-Johnstown Diocese with revelations that 50 priests and religious leaders allegedly sexually abused hundreds of child victims.
KDKA Investigates: Feds Throw Book At Suspected Heroin DealersU.S. Attorney David Hickton says he's using every weapon he can in the war on heroin, including the toughest law on the books.
U.S. Attorney Hickton: “Making Every Resource Available” In Wilkinsburg InvestigationThe pain of Wednesday night's mass shooting in Wilkinsburg is still fresh.
Feds 'Working On Arrests' In Recent String Of Heroin OverdosesWestern Pennsylvania's federal prosecutor says investigators are working on arrests linked to roughly 30 non-fatal heroin overdoses in recent days.
U.S. Attorney: Potent Batch Of Heroin Blamed In Nearly 2 Dozen ODsU.S. Attorney David Hickton has scheduled a news conference for Wednesday after nearly two dozen non-fatal heroin overdoses.
SAT Tests Canceled In China, Macau Over Cheating ConcernsThe firm that oversees registrations for the SAT has canceled college entrance exams on Saturday in China and Macau, because some students may have already seen copies of the tests.
Feds Say They Have Shut Down 'Darkode' Malware MarketplaceThe Justice Department says it has shut down an online marketplace where cybercriminals bought and sold hacked databases, malicious software and other products that could steal information from computer systems.
Local Grand Jury Charges Chinese Students In Conspiracy Aimed At U.S. UniversitiesFifteen Chinese nationals -- almost all in their 20s -- have been indicted by a Pittsburgh grand jury for using fake Chinese passports and hired test-takers to take SATs and other standardized exams in order to gain admission to American universities.
U.S. Attorney Hickton To Co-Chair National Heroin Task ForceThe top federal prosecutor in Pittsburgh has been picked to co-chair a national Heroin Task Force as the city and its suburbs respond to 12 overdoses that killed two people this week.
Security Officials Say Basic Steps Can Protect You From Cyber AttacksAfter daily headlines about cyber attacks on your banking, healthcare and your identity, consumers wonder just how they can compete with international cyber conspiracies.