SWAT

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New Details Emerge After Forward Twp. Man Killed, Nephew Arrested

At 1:14 p.m. Wednesday, 911 dispatchers knew something was terribly wrong when they got a call from Harrison Shaffer, 68.

05/21/2015

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Narcotics Officers, SWAT Conduct Drug Sweep In Mt. Washington & Beltzhoover

SWAT officers are currently set up on Mount Washington.

05/21/2015

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Man Arrested After Barricading Himself In Knoxville Home

A wanted man was arrested Saturday night after prompting SWAT situation in Knoxville.

05/17/2015

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SWAT Called To House In Washington Co.

A SWAT situation in Washington County has ended.

05/10/2015

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Police Investigating After 2 Women Found Dead In East Hills Home

Police and SWAT have been called to a home in the East End.

05/07/2015

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Borough Official To Stand Trial For SWAT Standoff At Home

The president of the McKees Rocks Borough Council was scheduled for a preliminary hearing on charges he threatened to detonate propane tanks and claimed to have “thousands of rounds” available to shoot police who responded to his home for a domestic dispute last month.

05/07/2015

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SWAT Called After Man Barricades Self In Wilkins Twp. Home

Police and SWAT were called to a home in Wilkins Township.

05/03/2015

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Police: SWAT Called After Man Fires Shot During Sheraden Domestic Dispute

Pittsburgh Police and the SWAT team were called to Sheraden Wednesday morning. A man allegedly fired a shot during a domestic dispute, despite three children being home at the time.

04/29/2015

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McKees Rocks Borough Council President Arrested After Standoff

The president of the McKees Rocks Borough Council is facing a long list of charges following a standoff.

04/26/2015

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Police: Shell Casings Found In Homewood After Gunfire Prompts Lockdowns, SWAT Situation

The SWAT team has been called to a situation in Homewood.

04/14/2015

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SWAT Situation In Brookline Ends Peacefully

A SWAT situation ended peacefully today in Brookline.

04/12/2015

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Mysterious Police Call Leads To SWAT Situation In Brighton Heights

A SWAT team situation in Pittsburgh has ended, but police are still trying to make sense of the call that started it all.

04/10/2015

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Shooting Suspect Unaccounted For After 2-Hour SWAT Standoff

A two-hour SWAT situation in Crafton Heights ended late Saturday night after police entered the residence and found the suspect they were looking for was not inside.

03/08/2015

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SWAT Team Called To House In Pittsburgh’s Crafton Heights Neighborhood

PITTSBURGH (KDKA)— Police are searching for a person suspected of breaking into a house in Crafton Heights. Investigators said that someone broke into a house on Berry Street just before 9 p.m. Police believe that […]

03/07/2015

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SWAT Called After Sheraden Homeowner Threatens Firefighters With Shotgun

SWAT was called to a home in Sheraden where police say the homeowner threatened firefighters.

02/01/2015

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