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Shootings

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Police Probe Double Fatal Shooting In Knoxville

Police are investigating a double fatal shooting Thursday evening in Pittsburgh’s Knoxville neighborhood.

01/23/2014

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Police Probe Rash Of Shootings In Uniontown

It’s been a violent two nights in Uniontown as gunmen have opened fire in several neighborhoods, not caring what or who they hit.

11/21/2013

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Police Investigate Fatal Overnight Shooting In Ellwood City

Police are investigating an overnight shooting in Ellwood City.

11/16/2013

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Local Police Prepared For Active Shooter Scenarios

An active shooter inside a busy place like a mall or a school is a nightmare scenario for police.

11/05/2013

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68 Dead, Kenyan Officials Say Assault To End Siege Begins

Kenyan security forces launched a “major” assault late Sunday on the upscale Nairobi mall where an unknown number of hostages are being held by al-Qaida-linked militants, in an operation officials said would end the two-day standoff that had already killed 68 people.

09/21/2013

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Pittsburgh Public Schools Spending $1 Mil On New Security

As the students return to class in the Pittsburgh Public Schools, they arrive amidst a school-wide effort to improve attendance numbers – and security.

08/26/2013

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Locals Rally For Gun Reform As Tour Stops In Pittsburgh

It’s a 25-state bus tour over a 100-day period and today the bus stopped in Pittsburgh in East Liberty in the Kingley Association parking lot.

08/16/2013

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Controversial Flyers Causing Stir In Swissvale Community

Some flyers have been posted on utility poles in a Swissvale neighborhood, and not everyone is happy with them.

06/21/2013

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Tuesday’s KDKA Afternoon News: Pittsburgh Police Investigation, School Safety and Other News

Here’s a round up of some of Tuesday’s top news stories from the KDKA Afternoon News.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/19/2013

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Family Psychologist Shares Thoughts On School Shooting, How To Talk To Kids

KDKA-AM’s Larry and John spend the morning with Dr. Christian Conte, a local nationally recognized family therapist and anger management expert, about how to deal with the Newtown,Conn. school shootings.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/17/2012

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Lincoln-Lemington Man Fatally Shot

Police are investigating after two people were wounded in separate shooting incidents Tuesday night.

10/16/2012

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Weekend Gun Violence Ravages Through Pittsburgh

It was a deadly weekend in Pittsburgh and the surrounding areas— four people killed in 48 hours. In a year of killing in Pittsburgh, this weekend’s series of gun violence started Friday in Wilkinsburg.

08/27/2012

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Shooting Claims Another East Allegheny High School Student

Allegheny County Police are investigating the fatal shooting of another student who recently graduated from East Allegheny High School in North Versailles.

08/13/2012

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19-Year-Old Killed, 3 Others Injured In Overnight Homestead Shootings

Police are investigating after a 19-year-old Homestead man was fatally wounded when shots were fired at his home overnight and three other people were wounded in a separate shooting nearby a short time later.

08/02/2012

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Police Blaming Gang Violence In North Side Shootings

Pittsburgh police are stepping up patrols after a double murder Thursday capped off a violent week on the city’s North Side. Police are blaming it on gang violence.

06/29/2012

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