'Anarchy': Pittsburgh Police Union Chief Says City Was 'Ill-Prepared' And Understaffed For Downtown RiotsPolice union president Robert Swartzwelder reacted strongly to Mayor Peduto’s criticism.
Mayor Peduto Discusses Police Reform Measures Following Protest In East LibertyPittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto discussed police reform measures at a news conference Thursday morning, one day after calling for independent investigations after a protest took a violent turn after it was breaking up Monday in East Liberty.
'Treated Like Second-Class Citizens': Pittsburgh Police Union Up In Arms Over Arbitrator's Contract Award, Blame Mayor Bill PedutoThe Pittsburgh Police union president said Mayor Bill Peduto believes police offices should be treated like second-class citizens.
Chief McLay Asks For Investigation Into His DNC RemarksPittsburgh Police Chief Cameron McLay has asked for an investigation into his remarks at the Democratic National Convention.
Pittsburgh Police Chief Defends Convention Speech As Non-PoliticalPittsburgh Police Chief Cameron McLay said he went to Philadelphia to plead for police and community reconciliation.
Pittsburgh Police Upset Over New Contract, Union Head Predicts ExodusThey're sworn to protect and serve the public, but Pittsburgh Police say in terms of pay, their getting the short end of the deal.
Police Chief: No On-Duty Officers Will Be Assigned To Beyoncé ConcertAn upcoming Beyoncé concert is causing controversy in Pittsburgh.