Excessive Force

Woman Arrested During Pride Parade Appears In CourtA young woman who was arrested during Pride Fest Downtown in June is expected to appear in court Wednesday morning.
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.
Lawyer Of Woman Arrested During Pride Fest Releases New PhotosMore 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.
Ex-Student, Pittsburgh Police Spar Over Legal FeesLawyers for the city and a black former performing arts student who successfully sued three officers for wrongful arrest are sparring over legal expenses.
FOP: Photo Proves Officer’s Actions Were Justified In Pride Fest IncidentThe 14-second video shocked the city, a young woman allegedly getting punched and beaten by a Pittsburgh Police officer during Pride Fest last month.
Audio Recordings Released From Clairton Teen's Alleged Altercation With PoliceThere are new details about a Clairton teenager hospitalized after she violated curfew.
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.
Pride Fest Video Shows Officer Allegedly Assaulting WomanPolice are investigating an incident caught on camera that shows what a police officer allegedly assaulting a Pride Fest attendee.
Chase Suspect To File Civil Lawsuit, Use Dash Cam Video As EvidenceA 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.
Peduto: Split Verdict In Miles Civil Case Reflective Of Public's ViewWith 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.
Split Verdict Reached In Civil Re-Trial Of 3 City OfficersThe jury has reached a verdict in the civil trial against three police officers accused of using excessive force against a former CAPA student.
Jury In Jordan Miles Civil Case Asks To Hear Portions Of Testimony AgainAfter 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.