Pittsburgh met its new Police Chief Friday for the first time.
Cameron McLay will take the reins of a police bureau in crisis, rocked by scandal that sent the last chief to jail, and suffering from strained community relations and a rising homicide rate.
The following editorial discusses Cameron McLay as he is on track to become Pittsburgh’s new police chief.
After investigations and scandal, rocky community relations, and a rising homicide rate, Mayor Bill Peduto has for the first time in the history of the Pittsburgh Police Bureau selected an outsider as chief.
City of Pittsburgh officials have announced the hiring of a new police chief this afternoon.
The former police chief in Mount Oliver has been taken into custody and is facing a long list of theft-related charges.
Bill Peduto has been mayor of the city now for four months, but he still hasn’t named a new chief for his embattled police bureau, which is in dire need of new leadership.
The former Police Chief of Cecil Township, John Pushak, was arraigned today on theft charges at District Magistrate Jay Dutton’s office, in Cecil.
Chief Mark Holtzman of the Forward Township Police Department usually visits a magistrate because a suspect has to face a hearing there.
The former Monroeville Police Chief is now out of a job after being demoted and put on leave.
The Carnegie police chief is stepping down after nearly 40 years of service.
KDKA-TV has obtained FBI surveillance recordings, previously introduced in court, which were key to the prosecution of former East Washington Police Chief Donald Solomon.
Mayor Luke Ravelstahl is speaking out after two bodyguards and his secretary were called to testify before the Grand Jury on Wednesday.
Two bodyguards for Mayor Luke Ravenstahl were called before a federal Grand Jury Wednesday morning.
Authorities say a former western Pennsylvania police chief has pleaded guilty to the theft and sale of a police gun and equipment.