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Police Surround Uptown Home, Take Man Wanted On Multiple Warrants Into Custody

The SWAT team and Pittsburgh Police have one man in custody after a standoff Wednesday night in the city’s Uptown section.

08/05/2015

(Photo Credit: Paul Matter)

SWAT Called To Home In South Park

SWAT has been called to a home in South Park.

06/27/2015

Billy Joe Richter (Photo Courtesy: Allegheny County Police)

New Details Emerge After Forward Twp. Man Killed, Nephew Arrested

At 1:14 p.m. Wednesday, 911 dispatchers knew something was terribly wrong when they got a call from Harrison Shaffer, 68.

05/21/2015

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Forward Twp. Homeowner Dead, Nephew Wounded, Facing Charges After Standoff

A standoff has sent police and emergency crews to Forward Township this afternoon.

05/20/2015

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SWAT Called To California-Kirkbride Home After Man Reportedly Barricades Self Inside

The SWAT team was called to the city’s California-Kirkbride section late Wednesday night where a man reportedly barricaded himself inside a home.

05/14/2015

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Police Investigating After 2 Women Found Dead In East Hills Home

Police and SWAT have been called to a home in the East End.

05/07/2015

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SWAT Called After Man Barricades Self In Wilkins Twp. Home

Police and SWAT were called to a home in Wilkins Township.

05/03/2015

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Man Pleads Guilty After Violent Incident In Manor Borough Home

A Westmoreland County man accused of pointing a gun at his mother and opening fire in his own home is likely going to jail.

04/28/2015

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Man Accused Of Pointing Gun At Mom, Firing Shots That Nearly Hit Pregnant Wife & Son

A man is behind bars in the Westmoreland County Prison, accused firing shots and pointing a gun at his own mother, nearly hitting his pregnant wife and their young son.

04/21/2015

(Photo Credit: KDKA Photojournalist Aaron Sledge)

Standoff Sends Police To City’s Larimer Neighborhood

Police were called to Pittsburgh’s Larimer neighborhood late Thursday night for a standoff.

04/16/2015

(Photo Credit: Chris Kunicki/KDKA)

SWAT Situation In Brookline Ends Peacefully

A SWAT situation ended peacefully today in Brookline.

04/12/2015

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Washington County Standoff Ends Peacefully

Police have arrested two people after a short standoff at a home in Washington.

04/03/2015

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Police Called To Standoff At Fayette Co. Pizza Shop

Police were on the scene of a standoff at a pizza place in Fayette County.

04/02/2015

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Fugitive In Custody Following Lengthy Westmoreland Co. Standoff

Police are at the scene of a standoff in Westmoreland County.

03/27/2015

Suspects Vaughn Malone (R) and Ian Watson (L) - (Photo Credit: Westmoreland County Prison)

2 Arrested After Home Invasion, Standoff In New Kensington

Two people were arrested early Saturday morning following a home invasion and standoff in New Kensington.

03/07/2015

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