A businessman pleaded guilty to three of the seven counts he was facing after an investigation that eventually led to unrelated charges against the police chief.
FBI agents removed boxes of documents from the Pittsburgh police headquarters Tuesday afternoon.
Pittsburgh Police Chief Nate Harper is expected to return to work today, even as a federal grand jury is investigating him for possible corruption.
Despite media reports, Pittsburgh Police officials say Chief Nate Harper is not on a leave of absence. The fact that he hasn’t been in the office this week, and is being investigated by a federal grand jury, has been fueling speculation.
The KDKA Investigators have confirmed that a federal grand jury is investigating Pittsburgh Police Chief Nate Harper’s role in the awarding of a contract to a security company that may or may not have been qualified to receive that contract.
This year, the housing authority’s paying more than a million dollars to the Victory Security firm to help the Pittsburgh police patrol this and other communities. But a former Victory supervisor says the authority isn’t getting what it’s paying for.