Paul Donaldson

Deputy Chief Donaldson Reflects On His Career, Police Work As He RetiresFor four decades, Deputy Pittsburgh Police Chief Paul Donaldson has upheld his promise to protect and serve. Now, he’s retiring.
Mayor Ravenstahl Defends Administration's Work During Public AppearanceThe outgoing Mayor is barely seen or heard from these days, but Wednesday he made a rare public appearance in South Side.
2 Top Police Officials Testify As Part Of Grand Jury InvestigationTwo high-ranking officials were called to testify as part of an ongoing Grand Jury investigation Wednesday morning.
Is SWAT Called Too Often?In 2009, SWAT was deployed 96 times. In 2010, that number jumped to 120 deployments and last year SWAT was called out 145 times. That increase has the police brass looking at whether the tactical unit is being called out too often.
Police Officers React To Poplawski Death SentenceAfter the death penalty verdict was read for Richard Poplawski, more than 100 police officers cheered for the jurors and Judge Jeffrey Manning in the courtyard of the Allegheny County Courthouse.
Police Officers React Following Poplawski VerdictIt was just after 7:30 p.m. Saturday when word spread that the jury in the trial of Richard Poplawski had reached a verdict.