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Teacher, Officer Encounter In Homewood Prompts Another Police-Community Relations Meeting

It was a meeting about how to improve community relations with police, but the opposite happened when a Pittsburgh school teacher had an encounter with an officer.

06/27/2013

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Teacher Arrested In Homewood; Community Activists Accuse Police Of Overreacting

About two dozen people gathered Wednesday night outside the Pittsburgh Zone 5 Police Station after an incident on Kelly Street in Homewood where there was a meeting of a group called the Community Empowerment Association.

06/27/2013

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Police Investigate Attempted Luring In Lang Area

Police are looking for a person suspected of trying to lure a girl on her way to school.

05/24/2013

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Injured Officer’s Mother Worried For Daughter Following Overnight Shooting

For 13 years Michelle Auge has worn the badge of the Pittsburgh Police, and every night before she hits the streets, she talks to her mom.

04/11/2013

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Wounded Officer Grew Up In Verona, Described As A Very Private Person

Eight years with Pittsburgh Police and now the force is rallying around Officer Morgan Jenkins who was shot in the line of duty early Thursday morning.

04/11/2013

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Suspect’s Family Speaks Out After Weekend Police Shooting

A teenager and a Pittsburgh Police officer are recovering from wounds they sustained during a shootout late Saturday night and early Sunday morning in East Liberty.

03/18/2013

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Police Step Up Patrols In Response To Music Video

There are new details on a controversial music video that was produced in our area and posted to YouTube. Authorities put extra police on duty Friday night at Pittsburgh Police Zone 5 station in Highland Park.

11/16/2012

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Police Increasing Patrols Over Controversial Rap Video

A rap video, made locally and posted on YouTube, is getting a lot of attention. Some people say it goes too far because the lyrics talk about killing police officers. The video, which was taken down late Thursday, references Richard Poplawski, the man convicted of in the shooting deaths of three Pittsburgh police officers in Stanton Heights in 2009. Now, police are taking precautions.

11/16/2012

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Police Investigating Locally-Produced, Controversial Rap Video

Rap videos are sometimes offensive and sometimes outrageous, but one controversial video is now getting local attention and many say it goes too far.

11/15/2012

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Suspect’s Mother Claims She’s Not Allowed To See Her Son

A 19-year-old remains in critical condition after authorities say he was shot by a Pittsburgh police officer during a traffic stop Sunday night. The teenager’s mother is distraught. She claims police will not allow her to see her son.

11/14/2012

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Officer Shoots Suspect While Being Dragged In Highland Park

A man is in serious condition, after being shot by police in Highland Park. According to police, the incident started with a routine traffic stop along Stanton Avenue around 10 p.m. Sunday.

11/12/2012

Diron Hopwood (L) and D'Andre Evans (R), both 18, have been charged in a double shooting in Larimer.  (Source: Pittsburgh Bureau of Police)

2 Charged After Double Shooting City’s Larimer Section

Two men have been charged in a double shooting in Pittsburgh’s Larimer neighborhood.

07/26/2011

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Source: 2 Steelers To Buy Poplawski House

STANTON HEIGHTS (KDKA) – The house in Stanton Heights where three Pittsburgh Police officers were shot and killed will be sold at a sheriff’s sale. Now, KD Investigator Marty Griffin has learned that two Pittsburgh […]

12/14/2010

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