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D.A. Will Not File Charges Against Mother In Zoo Tragedy

The Allegheny County District Attorney said he will not pursue criminal charges against a woman whose son was killed at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium earlier this month. However, District Attorney Stephen Zappala said he is investigating possible criminal negligence against the Zoo.

11/28/2012

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Couple Accused In Abuse Case Allowed To Visit Biological Children

Allegheny County District Attorney Stephen Zappala on Tuesday explained the prosecutor’s office concern about child visitation in the case of a couple accused of child abuse.

10/16/2012

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Pitt To Hire 20 Police Officers After Review Of Western Psych Shooting

The University of Pittsburgh will hire 20 new police officers immediately in an effort to ramp up security after the District Attorney’s review of March’s Western Psych shooting rampage.

10/02/2012

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1 Injured In Homewood Shooting

Police are investigating after one man was injured in an early Friday morning shooting in Homewood.

09/07/2012

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New Details Emerge In Alleged Assault Case Involving School Officer

There are new details in the ongoing sex assault case involving a Pittsburgh Public Schools police officer.

09/06/2012

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New Allegation Made Against Pittsburgh School Police Officer

There is new information following a KDKA Investigation into allegations of improper conduct by a Pittsburgh school district police officer. New alleged victims have reached out to KDKA Investigator Marty Griffin.

08/28/2012

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Prosecutors Will Not Seek Death Penalty In Armored Truck Heist

Prosecutors will not seek the death penalty against a man accused of killing his partner in the back of an armored truck and taking millions of dollars.

07/10/2012

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Grand Jury To Probe Western Psych Shooting

A local grand jury will investigate the shooting at Western Psych earlier this year where two people died.

06/22/2012

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District Attorney Visits Scene Of Deadly East Liberty Standoff

District Attorney Stephen Zappala was in East Liberty this afternoon at the scene of a deadly standoff where a 19-year-old was fatally wounded last week.

06/21/2012

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NAACP President Criticizes DA’s Decision In Jordan Miles Case

The National NAACP president criticized Allegheny County District Attorney Stephen Zappala for not prosecuting the three police officers accused of beating up Jordan Miles.

06/07/2012

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DA Will Not Bring Charges Against Officers In Jordan Miles Case

District Attorney Stephen Zappala announced that he will not bring charges against three Pittsburgh Police officers accused of beating Jordan Miles.

05/16/2012

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Trappers Club Still Closed After Fatal Shooting

More information is coming out about a fatal shooting at a local club. District Attorney Stephen Zappala says the Trappers Club is closed for now, but 20-year-old Donte Hawkins wasn’t killed in a random shooting.

05/14/2012

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DA: Veteran Had Right To Fire At Intruder

Allegheny County District Attorney Stephen Zappala says a man from Elizabeth Township was within his rights when he opened fire on a fleeing burglar in his home.

05/09/2012

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DA Preparing To Try Armored Truck Heist As State Homicide Case

He’s accused of stealing more than $2 million and shooting and killing his co-worker, but Ken Konias says it all happened in self-defense. Allegheny County District Attorney Stephen Zappala held a news conference today on the case following Konias’ arrest earlier this week in Florida.

04/26/2012

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County Investigates Effort To Commit Western Psych Shooter

Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald is promising a full investigation following allegations that a county mental health employee refused to admit Western Psych killer John Shick for treatment.

04/13/2012

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