PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) Earlier this year a man who was allegedly hallucinating and paranoid killed his 76 year-old grandmother in Gibsonia when he said the “Archangel Michael” made him do it. The family told KDKA’s John Shumway when it happened they wanted to see laws change because families need protection against thoughts who they feel are violent but have yet to act out.
The attorney of a man charged with stabbing and killing his grandmother raises questions about how the mental health system handled the case.
A recent study says both work equally well.
A Donora man was sentenced on charges he raped a 10-year-old boy and also had sex with the family cat.
Local Experts Weigh In On Mentally of Alleged Boston Bombers and history of their native country.
You may think your baby doesn’t understand that argument you’re having, but he may be responding to it anyway.
The trial for one of the members of the so-called “Greensburg 6″ began Monday morning.
Here’s a recap of the Friday edition of the KDKA Afternoon News, in case you missed anything.
Can we keep firearms out of the hands of mentally ill people?
The alleged ringleader of the so-called Greensburg 6 is charged with first-degree murder in the torture death of 30-year-old Jennifer Daugherty.
President Obama’s anti-gun violence plan involves a combination of approaches, some of them controversial, involving guns, mental health and more police.
KDKA Radio’s Rob Pratte sat down with Dr. Suzanne Vogel-Scibilia, Beaver County Psychiatric Services Medical Director, to talk about mental health issues that have been in the news since the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary.
KDKA Radio’s Dimitri Vassilaros speaks with Congressman Tim Murphy about mental health issues.
President Obama on Wednesday challenged Americans to rethink how we can reduce gun violence.
President Obama announced today that he has put together a group led by the Vice President to come up with a better solution to solve our gun law woes. He is also calling on Congress to reinstated a ban on automatic weapons.