DA Calls Out Lawyer Who Said Girl Initiated Sex With TeacherAllegheny County's top prosecutor is slamming a defense lawyer's suggestion that a female high-school student initiated sexual contact that led to criminal charges against his client, a teacher.
DA Plans To Pursue Death Penalty For Triple Murder SuspectA man charged in three murders could get the highest punishment possible, if convicted, after the District Attorney announced his intentions today.
Sources: Sheriff’s Deputy Who Tested Positive Reinstated, Will Face Regular Drug TestingIt was by all accounts a justified shooting. Several officers unloaded on accused child molester Leslie Sapp in January after Sapp brandished a very lethal-looking pellet gun.
Plum School Administrators Face Tough Questions From ParentsStudents, parents and staff should get some answers at a school board meeting in Plum tonight.
Plum H.S. Students Protest Despite District's Warning To Keep Quiet About InvestigationsStudents weren't afraid to speak outside of Plum High School Monday morning.
Officials Warn Students About Posting About Plum Incidents On Social MediaStudents at Plum High School say school they’ve been told not to talk about the ongoing teacher-student sexual relations investigations.
Exclusive: Plum Superintendent Addresses Arrest Of 3 TeachersThe Allegheny County District Attorney addressed the recent string of teacher-student alleged sexual relations stemming from Plum Area schools.
DA: Fugitive's Shooting OK, Deputy Not Influenced By CocaineA prosecutor has called a news conference to announce his findings about a sheriff's deputy who was found to have cocaine in his system after he was one of four officers who shot a child-rape suspect.
D.A.: Homewood Bar To Remain Closed After Shooting Of Security GuardAfter the fatal shooting of a security guard at a Homewood bar earlier this week, District Attorney Stephen Zappala has made a decision about the establishment’s future.
Zappala: Sheriff Deputy Who Tested Positive For Drugs May Face Criminal ChargesIt was by all accounts a justified shooting.
Officer Body Cameras & Stolen Recruit Files Discussed At Senate Judiciary HearingA Senate Judiciary hearing was held Wednesday morning in Pittsburgh on law enforcement practices.
Zappala: Monroeville Mall Officials Failed To Follow 2013 Security RecommendationsAllegheny County District Attorney Stephen Zappala said Monroeville Mall officials failed to follow recommendations from a security consultant back in 2013.