Pittsburgh City Councilman Rev. Ricky Burgess has introduced a bill that would potentially give anyone with a smartphone the ability to report crime with technology far beyond dialing 911.
No, it’s not some futuristic NCIS law enforcement tool.
An 18-year-old woman is in critical condition, with a gunshot wound to the neck.
The City of Pittsburgh is one of the hottest real estate markets in the country and old neighborhoods are being transformed. But, are some people being left behind?
The not guilty verdict in the George Zimmerman case came down on Saturday and has everyone talking.
New technology aims to spot and follow gunfire – and it could be coming to some areas in Pittsburgh.
Pittsburgh Public Safety Director Michael Huss had his regularly scheduled briefings with his top security chiefs today, but the Boston bombings were uppermost in their minds as Pittsburgh’s own marathon looms next month.
Several community groups say they want more input before Mayor Luke Ravenstahl hires a new police chief.
Officials plan on embarrassing landlords who won’t clean up their properties in an attempt to clean up the city.
Pittsburgh Police have begun to train with new portable cameras this week and the technology looks like something right out of a movie, as evidenced by a promotional video by Taser International, the makers of the Axon Flex camera.
Pittsburgh City Councilman Daniel Lavelle says the Civic Arena development loped off a third of the Hill District in the name of urban renewal and owes the neighborhood a debt.
Pittsburgh City Councilman Ricky Burgess is angry tonight, calling the act against him an attempt to destroy him. Flyers accusing the councilman of trading grades for sex were posted around the North Side campus of the Community College of Allegheny County.
A poster plastered all over a local college campus accuses a professor – a Pittsburgh councilman – of trading grades for sex.
Pittsburgh City Councilman Reverend Ricky Burgess joined Robert Mangino tonight to discuss the Black Political Empowerment Project’s demands for a police reform.
Campaign materials from Pittsburgh City Councilman Ricky Burgess are offending police and prompting accusations of exploitation.