City of Pittsburgh officials have announced the hiring of a new police chief this afternoon.
The state subsidy for the Allegheny County crime lab has dwindled from about seven million dollars down to zero in recent years. A number of officials told legislators from Harrisburg what could happen if that doesn’t change.
City officials held a press conference Monday morning to address the recent spike in homicides in the City of Pittsburgh this year.
He was a small town cop in West Brownsville — who left for the state police and then traveled the country in the FBI with stops in New York City and Washington D.C.
The following KDKA Editorial discusses the new Public Saftery Director.
Mayor Bill Peduto named a new public safety director Wednesday. He announced he is hiring FBI Special Agent Stephen Bucar to fill the position.