Excessive Force

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Woman Arrested During Pride Parade Appears In Court

A young woman who was arrested during Pride Fest Downtown in June is expected to appear in court Wednesday morning.

10/22/2014

(Source: Pittsburgh Fraternal Order of Police)

Investigators Conclude Officer In Pride Fest Arrest “Did Not Use Excessive Force”

Officials with the City of Pittsburgh say their investigation into the arrest of a young woman during the Pride Fest parade back in June has now been completed.

09/05/2014

(Source: Steven Barth)

Lawyer Of Woman Arrested During Pride Fest Releases New Photos

More pictures have been released of the violent confrontation between a police officer and a 19-year-old woman who was arrested at a Pittsburgh Pride event.

07/25/2014

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Ex-Student, Pittsburgh Police Spar Over Legal Fees

Lawyers for the city and a black former performing arts student who successfully sued three officers for wrongful arrest are sparring over legal expenses.

07/25/2014

(Source: Pittsburgh Fraternal Order of Police)

FOP: Photo Proves Officer’s Actions Were Justified In Pride Fest Incident

The 14-second video shocked the city, a young woman allegedly getting punched and beaten by a Pittsburgh Police officer during Pride Fest last month.

07/19/2014

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Audio Recordings Released From Clairton Teen’s Alleged Altercation With Police

There are new details about a Clairton teenager hospitalized after she violated curfew.

07/17/2014

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Pittsburgh Man Wins $105K Verdict Against Police

A jury has awarded $105,000 in civil damages to a Pittsburgh man who claimed police used excessive force against him during a 2010 traffic stop.

07/17/2014

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Pride Fest Video Shows Officer Allegedly Assaulting Woman

Police are investigating an incident caught on camera that shows what a police officer allegedly assaulting a Pride Fest attendee.

06/16/2014

(Source: Todd Hollis)

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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Peduto: Split Verdict In Miles Civil Case Reflective Of Public’s View

With both Jordan Miles and the three Pittsburgh Police officers claiming a win after Monday’s split jury verdict, Mayor Bill Peduto played it down the middle.

04/01/2014

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Split Verdict Reached In Civil Re-Trial Of 3 City Officers

The jury has reached a verdict in the civil trial against three police officers accused of using excessive force against a former CAPA student.

03/31/2014

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Jury In Jordan Miles Civil Case Asks To Hear Portions Of Testimony Again

After a full day of deliberations, the jury in the Jordan Miles civil trial against three police officers could not reach a verdict, but they did have some questions.

03/28/2014

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Closing Arguments Conclude In Civil Re-Trial Of 3 City Officers

Closing arguments have concluded after days of testimony in the civil re-trial for three Pittsburgh Police officers accused of using excessive force against a former CAPA student.

03/27/2014

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Defense Rests In Civil Re-Trial Of 3 City Officers

The civil re-trial for three Pittsburgh Police officers accused of using excessive force against a former CAPA student resumed Wednesday.

03/26/2014

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Defense Questions Miles’ Friend In Civil Re-Trial Of 3 City Officers

The civil re-trial for three Pittsburgh Police officers accused of using excessive force against a former CAPA student resumed Tuesday.

03/25/2014

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