Tackling Gun Violence: Community Members, Groups Take On Tough Subject With No Easy AnswersThere is no easy answer to reducing gun violence, but on Thursday night, there was some tough talk about ways to curb it at a meeting in the Hill District.
Pittsburgh Police Chief On Recent Violence Involving Kids: ‘These Are Our Children’So far this year, 31 children have been killed by guns in Allegheny County, and many more have been wounded.
Kasich Calls For Common Ground In Gun DiscussionOhio Gov. John Kasich says gun owners and backers of gun-control measures need to find common ground on ways to reduce violence.
New RV To Hit Streets To Help Gun Violence VictimsThere’s new help for local families devastated by gun violence.
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.