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.
It was a busy morning in the Fineview section of the North Side.
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.
A man who barricaded himself inside a home in McCandless Wednesday evening has surrendered to police.
One person is in custody following a SWAT situation at a Mount Washington apartment complex Tuesday evening.
Two men are in custody after a domestic dispute and standoff sent police and the SWAT team to Pittsburgh’s Knoxville neighborhood overnight.
A dispute between neighbors prompted an overnight SWAT situation at an apartment building in West Homestead.
Police in Franklin Township joined the Pennsylvania State Police early Wednesday morning to arrest four suspects who reportedly were operating a meth lab.
Police and the SWAT team were called to Bethel Park Wednesday evening where a man barricaded himself inside of a home.
A man who barricaded himself inside a Brighton Heights home late this morning is now in police custody.
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.
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.
A lengthy SWAT situation in Washington County is finally over after 19 hours and the suspect is in police custody.
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.
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.