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Pittsburgh SWAT Team Searches Wrong Home For Man

Carla Glover came home over the weekend to find her door knocked down and her front window smashed.

04/01/2013

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Police Find Firearms In Munhall Home After SWAT Incident

Police say that 74-year-old Bernadette Scholl was shot in the head and found lying on a bed in the living room of her Munhall home Thursday.

03/28/2013

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Man In Custody After SWAT Situation, Fatal Shooting In Munhall

A man is in custody after the SWAT team was called to a home in Munhall Thursday morning.

03/28/2013

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Homestead Heroin Ring Targeted During Drug Sweep

Dozens of accused heroin dealers were part of a roundup in Homestead Thursday morning.

03/14/2013

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Suspect In Custody Following Bellevue Standoff

A standoff situation in Bellevue ended peacefully Monday afternoon.

03/11/2013

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Stanton Heights Standoff Ends Peacefully

A Stanton Heights standoff ended peacefully Sunday, despite the suspect’s plethora of weapons.

03/03/2013

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Murder Suspect Takes Own Life In Point Breeze Standoff

A man wanted in connection with a murder in Larimer took his own life during a standoff in Point Breeze Wednesday morning.

01/02/2013

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1 Person In Custody After Police Standoff

One person is in police custody after a SWAT standoff in Collier Township early Sunday morning.

12/23/2012

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Man Arrested Following Clairton Standoff

The man accused of a shooting rampage Nov. 23 is now in police custody after a standoff Thursday afternoon.

12/13/2012

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Millvale Vet Threatens To Shoot Police, SWAT Called

A man was taken into custody, ending a nearly two-hour SWAT situation in Millvale.

11/22/2012

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Lower Burrell Standoff Ends Peacefully

A standoff situation in Westmoreland County ended peacefully Thursday morning with one man being taken into custody.

11/22/2012

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Marshall-Shadeland Standoff Ends Peacefully

A standoff situation in a North Side neighborhood ended peacefully Monday morning.

11/13/2012

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Woman In Custody, Police Searching For 2 Men In Armed Robbery

Authorities took a woman into custody but continue to look for two men following an armed robbery that sent the SWAT team to Pittsburgh’s North Side Friday morning.

09/07/2012

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Crews Called To Greenfield Standoff Situation

Emergency crews were called to a standoff situation in Greenfield Tuesday afternoon.

05/22/2012

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Is SWAT Called Too Often?

In 2009, SWAT was deployed 96 times. In 2010, that number jumped to 120 deployments and last year SWAT was called out 145 times. That increase has the police brass looking at whether the tactical unit is being called out too often.

04/04/2012

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