U.S. Justice Department
The U.S. Justice Department is giving Pittsburgh a $1.875 million grant to hire 15 new police officers, which the city plans to assign to its highest crime neighborhoods.
A Pittsburgh Police car captured a number of images on its dash cam when it arrived at the place where Paul Parrish’s white car stopped on Route 65 in Brighton Heights back in July 2012.
Public corruption is no stranger to this state, whether it’s Republicans like former Pennsylvania Sen. Jane Orie and House Speaker John Perzel or Democrats like former Pennsylvania Rep. Mike Veon and House Speaker Bill DeWeese.
One day after President Obama spoke out on the George Zimmerman verdict, protestors returned to the Federal Building in Downtown Pittsburgh.
There are new details in the Steubenville rape investigation. Lawyers for the two football players charged in the case say they’re considering asking the trial to be moved, in part because potential witnesses are being threatened.