Westmoreland Co. Prison Officials Fear Overcrowding Due To SCI Pittsburgh ClosureOfficials at one county jail are worrying about overcrowding issues due to the pending closure of SCI Pittsburgh.
Police: Man Breaks Into Apartment, Threatens Estranged Wife & Son With MacheteA machete-wielding man is facing charges after allegedly breaking into an apartment in Jeannette last month.
Man Pleads Guilty After Violent Incident In Manor Borough HomeA Westmoreland County man accused of pointing a gun at his mother and opening fire in his own home is likely going to jail.
Man Accused Of Pointing Gun At Mom, Firing Shots That Nearly Hit Pregnant Wife & SonA man is behind bars in the Westmoreland County Prison, accused firing shots and pointing a gun at his own mother, nearly hitting his pregnant wife and their young son.
Man In Custody After Assaulting Girlfriend With Hammer While Holding Her CaptiveA man is in custody after allegedly abusing his girlfriend with a hammer over a span of several days in Westmoreland County.
Man Accused Of Setting Dollar General Fire Headed To TrialA man accused of setting a local business on fire is going to trial.
Registered Sex Offender Accused Of Assaulting 13-Year-Old GirlA registered sex offender is back behind bars, accused of sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl in Westmoreland County.
Woman Admits To Storing Cocaine In Her Body For 2 Weeks After ArrestPolice say a woman jailed at the Westmoreland County Prison, admitted to storing cocaine inside her body for two weeks after her arrest.
2 Westmoreland Co. Prison Employees Charged For Relations With InmatesTwo Westmoreland County Prison employees are being charged with having sexual relationships with inmates.