Dept. Of Justice Argues Bear Spray Attack On Police Officer Contributed To Fall Of U.S. CapitolJustice Department lawyers now argue that the two men charged with attacking Capitol Police officers contributed to rioters entering the U.S. Capitol on January 6.
$2.2M Settlement Reached In Pennsylvania State Police Sex Discrimination LawsuitThe Department of Justice has reached a settlement with Pennsylvania State Police and the commonwealth over claims that the state police discriminated against hiring women.
Acting US Attorney For Western District Of Pennsylvania Named Following Scott Brady's ResignationStephen Kaufman has been named the Acting U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Pennsylvania.
US Attorney Scott Brady Announces ResignationThe U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Pennsylvania is resigning.
West Virginia State Lawmaker Derrick Evans Charged After Entering Capitol With RiotersWest Virginia state lawmaker Derrick Evans has been charged with entering a restricted area of the U.S. Capitol after he livestreamed himself with rioters, the Justice Department announced Friday.
'These Postings Were Not Issued By The Department': DOJ Warns Of Fake Face Mask Flyers OnlineThe Department of Justice says those flyers you may have seen online about face mask requirements and Americans who are disabled may not be legitimate.
Former Youth Sports Coach In Washington County Admits To Sending Obscene Photos To Minor The Department of Justice says a former youth sports coach in Washington County admitted to sending obscene pictures to a minor.
Fayette Co. Family Practitioner Accused Of Exchanging Opioids For Sex, Committing Health Care FraudA physician who operates a private family practice in Fayette County was arrested for allegedly giving opioids for sex and committing health care fraud.
Man Sentenced After Robbing PNC Bank In Pirates Hat and McDonald's ShirtA man who robbed a PNC Bank while wearing a Pirates hat and a McDonald's uniform shirt has been sentenced to more than four years in prison.
Pittsburgh Man Charged With Trying To Have Sex With A Minor Faces Possibility Of Life In PrisonA Pittsburgh man has been indicted by a federal grand jury for allegedly engaging in illegal sexual activity.
West Virginia Business Owner Sentenced For Tax FraudThe owner of a bail bond company in West Virginia was sentenced to probation for tax fraud.
Man Pleads Guilty To Running One Of Pittsburgh's Largest Drug Trafficking OrganizationsThe head of one of the largest drug traffickings organizations in the Pittsburgh area has pleaded guilty in federal court
Erie Man Faces Life In Prison After Pleading Guilty To The Sexual Exploitation Of ChildrenA man from Erie pleaded guilty in federal court and faces life in prison for the sexual exploitation of children.
Former FBI Director Mueller To Lead Trump-Russia ProbeThe Justice Department has appointed former FBI Director Robert Mueller as a special counsel to oversee a federal investigation into potential coordination between Russia and the Trump campaign to influence the 2016 presidential election.
Pittsburgh Diocese Sues Over Contraceptive Coverage In Health PlansThe Roman Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh on Tuesday again sued the federal government seeking to overturn a looming requirement that employers offer contraceptive coverage in employee health plans.