Police Use DNA Info On Genealogy Websites To Track Golden State Killer SuspectThe man who police say is the Golden State Killer was found using DNA-matching information from genealogy websites, according to the Sacramento District Attorney's office.
M.E.’s Office Determines Baby Died From Ingesting Opioid Commonly Used To Tranquilize ElephantsThe Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office says they have determined that a 1-year-old girl died earlier this year from ingesting a powerful opioid commonly used to tranquilize large animals.
Allegheny County Police, ME’s Office Collecting For Pets Affected By HurricanesIt’s not just people who are in need after two major hurricanes caused destruction in the south.
Police Get Safety Protocols To Protect Them From Airborne DrugsThe Allegheny County medical examiner has come up with some new protocols to help police and other first responders stay safe on the streets.
Cause, Manner Of Dakota James' Death ReleasedThe Allegheny County Medical Examiner has released the cause and manner of death for a missing Duquesne University grad student whose body was found in the Ohio River in March.
Drug Overdose Deaths In Pennsylvania Reach An All-Time HighDrug overdose deaths in Pennsylvania are at an all-time high.
Officials Identify Pedestrian Struck, Killed By Cab DowntownOne man was killed and another injured after they were struck by a taxi cab on Friday night in Downtown Pittsburgh.
Police Make 2 Arrests In Woman's Fatal Stabbing In East PittsburghAllegheny County Police homicide detectives say they have made two arrests after a woman's body was found inside an East Pittsburgh apartment.
Police Arrest Victim’s Roommate In Elliott Man’s Suspicious DeathPittsburgh Police say they have made an arrest in a suspicious death investigation in Elliott.
M.E.’s Office: Elliott Man’s Death Was HomicideInvestigators are releasing new details into the investigation of the death of a man from Elliott whose body was found badly decomposed.
Medical Examiner: N. Braddock Woman Suffered Heart Attack, Rules Death HomicideOfficials have ruled a cause of death for a woman found bound and deceased in her home in North Braddock earlier this week.
Fatal Overdoses At All-Time High In RegionThe most lethal killer on the streets is not the gun-toting criminal; it's the heroin he sells. Here in Allegheny County, throughout the region and the country, fatal overdoses have reached all-time highs.