Swissvale Police

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Vigil Held For Little Girl Found Dead In Swissvale Ravine

It’s been five days since a little girl was found dead in Swissvale, and while her family waits for answers as police investigate her death, community members gathered Thursday night for a vigil.

06/19/2015

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Family, Friends Organizing Memorial For Little Girl Found Dead In Ravine

As the investigation into the death of Adrionna Williams continues, her mother is turning to social media to express her grief.

06/17/2015

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Community Constructs Makeshift Memorial, Takes To Social Media To Mourn Toddler

News of the death of 2-year-old Adrionna Williams has spread on social media.

06/16/2015

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Bomb Squad Called After Police Find Man’s Body, Strange Bottles Inside Swissvale Home

The bomb squad is investigating some suspicious items found inside a home in Swissvale on Wednesday evening.

05/13/2015

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Wanted Man Walks Free Twice Before Being Arrested

A man wanted in a domestic violence case was arrested Wednesday night in Allegheny County after being allowed to walk free in two prior incidents.

07/10/2014

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Police Searching For Assault Suspect In Swissvale

The search is on in the Swissvale area this evening for a man accused of assaulting his girlfriend.

06/28/2014

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Hospital Security Officer Nabbed In Swissvale Drug Bust

Four people, two men and two women, were arrested Wednesday on drug charges by Swissvale police and the Allegheny County District Attorney’s narcotics enforcement team.

06/12/2013

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Mom Held For Trial On All Charges After Snatching Son From Sister’s Home

A woman who was arrested for snatching her son from her sister’s home in Swissvale last month was in court Wednesday.

06/05/2013

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Mother In Custody After Snatching Son From Sister’s Home

Police in Swissvale took a woman into custody Thursday night after she snatched her child from her sister’s Melrose Street home several hours earlier.

05/23/2013

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F.O.P. Says It Can Help Local School Districts In Wake Of Conn. Shooting

In the wake of the Connecticut massacre, many schools across the country are trying to figure out how to better protect students. Now, the local police union says it can help schools here.

12/19/2012

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1 Injured In Swissvale Shooting

Police are investigating after a person was injured in an early Wednesday morning shooting in Swissvale.

09/21/2011

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Swissvale Mom’s Child Endangement Hearing Postponed

A hearing was postponed for a Swissvale woman whose 3-year-old son tested positive for cocaine.

08/17/2011

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3-Year-Old Tests Positive For ‘Cocaine-Based Substance’

At the request of his foster parents, Swissvale Police were asked to check on a 3-year old boy, who had a four-day unsupervised visit with his biological mother. When police went to the mother’s apartment in the 2300-block of Woodstock Avenue, the say they found the mother lying naked on the living room floor unresponsive.

08/10/2011

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Police Probe Attempted Child Luring In Swissvale

Police are investigating an attempted child luring in Swissvale that took place Wednesday morning.

06/15/2011

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Man Allegedly Uses Kids As Human Shield In Shooting

A man has been arrested after allegedly using his two children as human shields during a shooting Monday.

05/10/2011

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