Homicide Rates Decrease Locally, But Some Communities Struggling With ViolenceUnlike other parts of the country, homicides in Pittsburgh and Allegheny County actually decreased in 2016. However, some local communities are struggling more with gun violence than others.
Pittsburgh Police Chief Defends Convention Speech As Non-PoliticalPittsburgh Police Chief Cameron McLay said he went to Philadelphia to plead for police and community reconciliation.
Pittsburgh Police Chief Addresses DNC As Dems Put Gun Control Center StageWith mothers of police violence victims on the stage and anti-gun protesters in the streets, Hillary Clinton and Democrats are giving gun control and efforts to curb police violence a starring role at their summer convention.
Youth Organization Speaking Out Against Gun Violence Through ArtA group of kids and aspiring artists came together Tuesday to call for an end to gun violence.
Peduto: Pittsburgh Police Worried About Possible Retaliation Over Wilkinsburg ShootingIt's been nearly a week since that fateful night in Wilkinsburg when six people, including an unborn child, were killed in an ambush attack at a backyard cookout.
Gov. Wolf Links Wilkinsburg Tragedy To Inaction In HarrisburgIt was supposed to be a tour of Wigle Whiskey to promote an increase in the minimum wage, but the number of cameras told everyone it was about something else.
City Council May Extend ShotSpotter Contract In PittsburghCity Council may extend a contract to use technology that identifies gunshots and automatically notifies police in Pittsburgh's highest-crime areas.
Pastor Who Lost Son To Gun Violence Invited To White House For President’s SpeechThe stories that moved President Barack Obama to tears on Tuesday were the tragic realities of dozens of families in the audience who lost loved ones.
Obama Unveils Presidential Plan To Cut Gun ViolencePresident Barack Obama unveiled an array of measures on Tuesday tightening control and enforcement of firearms in the U.S.
D.A.’s Office To Oversee Investigation Into Route 51 ShootoutIt was a dangerous scene that put both police and the public in harm's way.
Terrified Witnesses Watch, Capture Cell Phone Video Of Route 51 ShootoutWhen one of Pittsburgh’s busiest and most congested roads turns into a full-blown crime scene, risk and danger take on whole new meanings.
Locals Affected By Gun Violence Share Support In Hill DistrictIn the Hill District, families affected by gun violence gathered Saturday, sharing stories and support for each other.