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New Chief Faces Pittsburgh Police Bureau In Crisis

Cameron McLay will take the reins of a police bureau in crisis, rocked by scandal that sent the last chief to jail, and suffering from strained community relations and a rising homicide rate.

09/10/2014

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Man Acquitted In Adams’ Stabbing Arrested In Fineview SWAT Incident

It was a busy morning in the Fineview section of the North Side.

08/22/2014

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Police Seek Suspect In Fatal Double Shooting In Northview Heights

Police are investigating a double shooting that claimed one person’s life, left another person wounded and sent the SWAT team to Pittsburgh’s North Side this afternoon.

07/30/2014

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Man Surrenders Ending Standoff At McCandless Home

A man who barricaded himself inside a home in McCandless Wednesday evening has surrendered to police.

07/23/2014

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1 In Custody After Mt. Washington SWAT Situation

One person is in custody following a SWAT situation at a Mount Washington apartment complex Tuesday evening.

07/08/2014

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Police Make 2 Arrests During Dispute, Standoff In Knoxville

Two men are in custody after a domestic dispute and standoff sent police and the SWAT team to Pittsburgh’s Knoxville neighborhood overnight.

06/21/2014

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Couple Surrenders After Dispute Prompts West Homestead SWAT Incident

A dispute between neighbors prompted an overnight SWAT situation at an apartment building in West Homestead.

06/17/2014

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4 Arrested For Allegedly Running Meth Lab In Beaver Co.

Police in Franklin Township joined the Pennsylvania State Police early Wednesday morning to arrest four suspects who reportedly were operating a meth lab.

05/28/2014

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SWAT Situation Ends Peacefully At Bethel Park Home

Police and the SWAT team were called to Bethel Park Wednesday evening where a man barricaded himself inside of a home.

04/30/2014

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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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