Watchdog Agency Criticizing Pa. For Handling Of Elder Abuse CasesA Pennsylvania state watchdog agency is criticizing how county-level agencies investigate thousands of complaints they receive about elder abuse and how the state ensures complaints are investigated adequately.
Westmoreland County Couple Charged With Animal CrueltyA Westmoreland County couple has been charged with animal cruelty, two months after six dogs were found inside an abandoned home in Lower Burrell.
Woman Accused Of Abusing Special Needs Son Charged In 2nd Medicaid Fraud CaseA woman accused of Medicaid fraud and the abuse of her special needs son is facing charges in a separate fraud case.
Mother, Caregiver Appear In Court Over Brighton Heights Abuse & Fraud CaseA mom and a caretaker appeared in court today for a case involving alleged abuse and Medicaid fraud.
Mom Charged After Ramming Infant Into Revolving Door DowntownA woman is facing charges after dropping her 5-month-old child several times in Downtown Pittsburgh Sunday night.
Mother, Caregiver Charged In Brighton Heights Abuse & Fraud CaseA mother was arrested on Wednesday, accused of abusing her son who has autism and cerebral palsy.
Man To Stand Trial In Shaken Baby DeathA man who allegedly shook his girlfriend's daughter to death was in court this morning for a preliminary hearing.
Police: Husband Used Vodka To Ignite Fatal Duquesne FireThere’s new information about the suspect accused of setting a fire at a home in Duquesne Tuesday afternoon that killed his wife.
Husband Charged After Duquesne Fire Leaves 1 Woman DeadAn early Tuesday morning fire left one woman dead in Duquesne.
Man Arrested In Shaking Death Of InfantPolice have arrested a man accused of shaking his girlfriend’s baby so severely the baby died, and it wasn’t the first time he was accused of abuse.
Woman Sentenced In Abuse Of Adopted Kids Case Has Sentence ModifiedAn adoptive mother convicted of child endangerment had her sentence modified Friday.