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Man In Police Custody After SWAT Situation In Brighton Heights

A man who barricaded himself inside a Brighton Heights home late this morning is now in police custody.

03/25/2014

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Oakmont SWAT Incident Comes To Peaceful End

One man is in custody after the Allegheny County Police SWAT Team surrounded a duplex in the 100-block of California Avenue in the Borough of Oakmont late Wednesday night.

02/26/2014

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Suspect Wounded, Facing Charges In 19-Hour Ellsworth Standoff

A Texas native is facing a long list of charges following a 19-hour standoff with police and SWAT teams at a home in Washington County.

02/15/2014

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Lengthy SWAT Situation Ends After 19 Hours

A lengthy SWAT situation in Washington County is finally over after 19 hours and the suspect is in police custody.

02/14/2014

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Authorities Seek Suspect In Westmoreland Co. 911 Texting Hoax

Police have been trying to find whoever sent texts to a western Pennsylvania 911 dispatch center, claiming that a man had an AK-47 rifle and five bodies in his home.

01/14/2014

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Police Seize Drugs, Arsenal Of Weapons From Mt. Washington Home

A man is under arrest after police seized drugs, body armor and an arsenal of weapons from a home in Pittsburgh’s Mount Washington neighborhood.

11/23/2013

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Domestic Situation Sends SWAT Team To Ross Twp. Home

Police and the SWAT team converged on a home in Ross Township where a man allegedly barricaded himself inside this afternoon.

09/26/2013

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2 In Custody After Standoff At Bloomfield Apartment Building

Police and the SWAT team have been called to Bloomfield this evening where two people are reportedly barricaded in a building.

09/07/2013

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Man Barricades Self Inside Indiana Twp. Home

Police, the SWAT team and the bomb squad were called to a home in Indiana Township Thursday night where a man barricaded himself inside.

08/29/2013

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Officials: Trooper Likely Shot Twice During Latrobe Standoff

Police revealed new details about an 18-hour standoff on Friday that left one trooper injured and the suspect dead.

07/22/2013

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Trooper Injured In Standoff Released From Hospital

There are new details on the condition of the state trooper who was injured during an 18-hour standoff at a home in Latrobe, Westmoreland County.

07/20/2013

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State Trooper Suffers Eye Injury, In Stable Condition After Latrobe Standoff

State troopers and other law enforcement officers put their lives on the line during the 18-hour standoff in Latrobe that started Thursday evening and stretched in Friday afternoon.

07/19/2013

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Suspect Dead, SWAT Officer Shot During 18-Hour Latrobe Standoff

One man is dead and a SWAT officer was injured during an 18-hour standoff in Latrobe that started Thursday night.

07/18/2013

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Police, SWAT Called To Incident In East Liberty

Police and the SWAT team were called to East Liberty late this afternoon.

06/05/2013

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18-Year-Old In Custody After Homewood SWAT Incident

A nearly four-hour long SWAT incident ended with one teen in custody in the city’s Homewood neighborhood Thursday evening.

05/30/2013

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