SWAT

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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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5 Arrested After West End Drug Bust

At a home in Crafton Heights on Friday, police arrested five people after they found drugs and a stolen gun.

10/29/2011

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Man Arrested After Hill District SWAT Incident

One man was arrested after the SWAT team was called to the Hill District late Friday evening.

10/29/2011

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Bethel Park Standoff Ends Peacefully

A standoff situation in a Bethel Park neighborhood came to a peaceful end early Tuesday morning.

10/18/2011

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Man Arrested After Brookline Standoff

The SWAT team was called to a home in Brookline Wednesday morning.

10/05/2011

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2 Arrested After Hazelwood SWAT Incident

One person was arrested after a SWAT incident in Hazelwood Wednesday morning.

09/28/2011

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Man Arrested After Hill District SWAT Incident

The SWAT team has been called to a home in the Hill District after a report of shots being fired.

09/28/2011

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SWAT Team Called To Mt. Washington Home

The SWAT team was called to a home in Mount Washington after a man allegedly fired a gun at a woman.

09/27/2011

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North Side Shooting Suspect Dies

A key suspect in a North Side shooting died early Saturday morning.

09/10/2011

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2 In Custody After Homewood Standoff

At least two men have been detained for questioning after a SWAT incident in Homewood – the second in that neighborhood today.

06/23/2011

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Jury In Poplawski Trial Hears Defendant’s 911 Call

The second day of testimony in the trial of a man accused of killing three Pittsburgh Police officers got under way Tuesday morning.

06/21/2011

David Bush was charged in a shooting in March in front of the Allegheny County Police Headquarters.  (Credit: KDKA)

Larimer Standoff Suspect, Shot 4 Times, In Critical Condition

A suspect is in critical condition following a standoff in Larimer. Pittsburgh Police Commander Thomas Stangrecki said David Bush, 36, raised a sawed off shotgun in the direction of the SWAT team and it went off.

06/02/2011

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Standoff Ends Peacefully In South Park

A standoff situation in South Park ended peacefully early Monday morning.

05/30/2011

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SWAT Team Called To Manchester Home

MANCHESTER (KDKA) – The SWAT team was called to a home in Manchester Monday morning for a possible hostage situation. According to police, the incident started out as a domestic with a husband assaulting his […]

02/21/2011

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