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Officer Shot In Homewood Incident In ICU, In Good Spirits

Police say the incident in which a suspect was shot by police and two officers were injured will undergo review by the critical incident review board.

04/12/2013

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Officers Allegedly Also Shot Wrong Car During Police Chase

Police have arrested the man who led police on a high-speed chase through the South Side, which ended with police shots.

01/15/2013

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Police Question Getaway Driver In Robbery, Monaca Shooting

The investigation continues today after a shooting behind a gas station in Beaver County Wednesday afternoon left one police officer injured.

07/26/2012

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Shooter In Custody After Police Shooting In Monaca

Officer Alan Shaffer and 19-year-old Damontae Williams, of Aliquippa, got into a running gun battle in an alley adjacent to the CoGo’s in the 1400 block of Pennsylvania Avenue.

07/26/2012

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Pittsburgh Police Fatally Shoot Man In Knoxville

The Allegheny County Medical Examiner says that a 24-year-old man is dead after he was shot by Pittsburgh police during a traffic stop in the city’s Knoxville section.

12/23/2011

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Attorney Raises Concerns In Clairton Police Shooting

A defense attorney raised questions Tuesday about whether an alleged victim could identify suspects in the shooting that paralyzed Clairton Police Officer James Kuzak.

11/22/2011

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Gov. Corbett Orders State Flags At Half-Staff To Honor Kotecki

In honor of Lower Burrell Police Patrolman Derek Kotecki, Governor Corbett has ordered all state flags to fly at half-staff.

10/13/2011

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Jury Sentences Poplawski To Death

It took a jury just about two hours to decide that convicted cop-killer Richard Poplawski should be sentenced to death. The jury received the case around 4:30 p.m. and the verdict was read shortly after 7 p.m.

06/29/2011

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Jury Selection Complete In Poplawski Trial

Jury selection is over in the trial of Richard Poplawski, the man accused in the deaths of three Pittsburgh police officers in 2009.

06/10/2011

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12 Jurors Selected In Trial Of Accused Cop Killer

The third day of jury selection in the trial of the man accused in the shooting deaths of three Pittsburgh Police officers continues today in Harrisburg.

06/09/2011

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Jury Selection Continues In Trial Of Man Accused In Deaths Of 3 Officers

Jury selection continues today in Harrisburg for the trial of Richard Poplawski, the man accused in a standoff and the deaths of three Pittsburgh police officers in 2009.

06/08/2011

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Seven Jurors Seated In Accused Cop Killer’s Trial

Prosecutors and defense attorneys for the man accused of gunning down three Pittsburgh Police officers during a standoff in Stanton Heights two years ago have selected seven jurors for his upcoming trial. The out-of town jury will then be brought back to Pittsburgh for Richard Poplawski’s trial, which is set to begin on June 20th.

06/07/2011