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Inmate Found Unresponsive At SCI Pittsburgh

An inmate at the State Correctional Institution at Pittsburgh is hospitalized after he was found unresponsive in his cell.

07/25/2013

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Correction Officer Goes To Trial On Sadism Charges

The state alleges that over a two-year period Harry Nicoletti sexually and physically assaulted dozens of inmates who are now lined up to testify against him.

01/09/2013

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Suspended SCI Pittsburgh Guard To Stand Trial

A suspended guard at SCI Pittsburgh will stand trial on 101 counts related to the alleged physical and sexual abuse of inmates. KDKA’s Harold Hayes reports 16 counts were dropped.

12/09/2011

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31 Witnesses Set To Testify During Hearing For Suspended Prison Guard

A preliminary hearing got underway today for a suspended State Correctional Institution-Pittsburgh prison guard who is facing more than 90 counts in connection with the alleged sexual and physical abuse of inmates.

12/07/2011

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Justice Department To Investigate SCI Pittsburgh Abuse Claims

The investigation into claims of abuse at SCI Pittsburgh have gotten the attention of the Justice Department.

12/01/2011

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Abuse Allegations Mount At SCI Pittsburgh

The investigation into claims of abuse at SCI Pittsburgh is ramping up after the Tuesday arrest of Harry Nicoletti, a correctional officer at the prison.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/28/2011

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Zappala: More Arrests Of Corrections Officers Possible

Just one day after a local prison guard was charged with allegedly targeting and sexually assaulting convicted sex offenders, new allegations are coming to light.

09/28/2011

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SCI Pittsburgh Guard Facing Inmate Abuse Charges

A guard at the State Correction Institute in Pittsburgh is facing a long list of charges following alleged abuse of inmates.

09/27/2011

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SCI-Pittsburgh Guard Arrested After Grand Jury Investigation

Eight guards were recently suspended after being accused of dishing out their own form of justice on convicted sex offenders. On Thursday, one of those guards was arrested.

08/04/2011

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Allegations Of Cover-Up At Allegheny County Jail

There are allegations of a cover-up at the Allegheny County Jail.

06/21/2011

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Sources: SCI Pittsburgh Guards Could Possibly Face Charges

The Allegheny County District Attorney is reacting to accusations against guards at SCI Pittsburgh on the North Side.

05/04/2011