Utility companies are banding together to raise awareness and offer tips to protect their customers after scam artists ripped off an elderly couple in Beechview, stealing money and jewelry.
A couple in the city’s Beechview neighborhood was targeted by scam artists who were pretending to be utility workers on Monday morning.
A Turtle Creek woman is accused of swindling another woman from her church out of nearly $300,000 in gifts, like designer purses and diamond jewelry, by saying it was God’s will.
Two men are accused of stealing a cash box from a business in Greensburg. The SeaBase Family Fun Center was left unlocked Monday into Tuesday so workers could go inside to clean the carpet.
The former treasurer of a Butler County volunteer fire department has admitted to stealing $68,000.
Former Allegheny County Councilman Charles McCullough and his lawyer finally went to trial Monday on charges brought back in 2009 that he took $200,000 from an elderly woman’s estate.
A Hempfield Township woman will soon go to trial for allegedly stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from a local veterinary clinic.
A woman who used to work as an office manager at a veterinary clinic in Hempfield Township is accused of stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from the business.
A former Pittsburgh man has pleaded guilty in a counterfeit money scheme based in Uganda, and several other financial schemes for which he was free on bond when he got caught passing one of the $100 bills at a coffee shop.
A local teacher and former school board member accused of embezzling funds from the teacher’s union has turned himself into police.
A warrant has been issued for a woman accused of stealing from a Fayette County charity.
A local teacher, who is also a former school board member, is facing allegations of stealing nearly $200,000 in teacher union funds.
Police are looking for a suspect who they say stole a woman’s purse out of a shopping cart at a Westmoreland County Walmart, took money out of it, and then returned it to the customer service desk.
The fired manager of the Century III Mall has been charged with stealing more than $51,000, which he then spent mostly as casinos.
The man accused in three armed robberies at an ATM machine in Westmoreland County was set to be in court today for a preliminary hearing, but the prosecution and defense worked out a deal.