Penn Hills Police Department
Sgt. Patrick Manning has been with the Penn Hills Police Department for 26 years, and for the past 15 years he has driven past an old forgotten baseball field.
Some expensive repairs are needed in the Penn Hills School District after vandals damaged the football field and athletic building.
Penn Hills Police Chief Howard Burton said Monday the chase of that stolen Jeep on the Parkway East in Churchill late Sunday only lasted about a minute. Burton said his officers terminated the chase quickly because the driver of the Jeep Cherokee was speeding and driving erratically.
A 21-year-old man from Penn Hills has been missing for more than a week, and now his family is speaking out, hopeful that he will come home soon.
Police are investigating a shooting in Penn Hills. It happened at the corner of MacFarlane Drive and Veronica Drive.
Several hundred people gathered in Shaler’s Kiwanis Park to honor one of their own. Penn Hills Police Officer Michael Crawshaw, a Shaler native, was shot and killed in the line of duty back in December of 2009.