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8-Year-Old Spends The Day As Honorary Bethel Park Police Officer

Bethel Park had a tiny new officer out making the rounds Tuesday.

06/24/2014

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Officer Shoots, Kills Homeless Man’s Dog After It Attacks Him

A homeless man was charged after police say his dog attacked an officer, causing the officer to shot and kill the dog.

06/14/2014

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Lottery-Winning Cop’s Wife Charged In Prostitution

A western Pennsylvania police officer who made headlines when he won a $1 million Powerball drawing last month has been removed from the schedule because he’s named in a criminal complaint charging his wife with working as a scheduler for a prostitution business.

06/06/2014

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Rankin Police Officer Holds $1 Million Powerball Ticket

A part-time Rankin Police officer, who bought a lottery ticket in our area, is now a millionaire.

05/28/2014

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Local Police Departments Rallying Around Officer Fighting Cancer

Hundreds are rallying around a local police officer battling an aggressive form of cancer.

01/09/2014

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Elderly Victim Of East Pittsburgh Crash Identified

There are new details today following a crash Friday evening in East Pittsburgh that claimed the life of an elderly man and left several others, including a police officer and paramedic, injured.

12/21/2013

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Former Part-Time Ambridge Cop Charged In Drug Investigation

Andrew Wanto, 29, is in trouble with the law and out of a job in Ambridge.

12/18/2013

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Prized Motorcycle Used In Holiday Tradition Stolen

A local holiday tradition might not happen this year, all thanks to a grinch who stole a man’s prized possession.

12/09/2013

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Pa. Cop Takes 2nd Cop Hostage, Kills Self

Authorities say an off-duty eastern Pennsylvania deputy sheriff took another off-duty officer hostage at gunpoint, then fatally shot himself.

10/26/2013

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Ex-School Cop Sentenced In Sex Abuse Case

A former Pittsburgh Public Schools police officer is scheduled to be sentenced Tuesday afternoon.

10/22/2013

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Neighbors: Ex-Cop Killed In W. Va. Courthouse Shooting Had Cancer

Neighbors of a former police officer who fired at a federal courthouse in West Virginia before being killed say the man had recently revealed he had cancer.

10/10/2013

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Ex-School Cop Found Guilty In Sex Abuse Case

The jury has reached a verdict in the case of former Pittsburgh School Police officer Robert Lellock.

07/29/2013

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Ex-School Cop Takes Stand In Sex Abuse Case

Former Pittsburgh School police officer Robert Lellock took the stand in his own defense this morning and denied he ever molested any teenage boys either in a closet or in his police cruiser.

07/25/2013

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Alleged Victim Takes Stand In Ex-School Cop Sex Abuse Case

A second man who claims he was molested by former Pittsburgh School Police officer Robert Lellock took the stand Wednesday morning.

07/24/2013

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Trial Begins For Ex-School Cop Accused Of Sex Abuse

Testimony has begun in the sexual abuse trial of former Pittsburgh School Police officer Robert Lellock.

07/23/2013

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