Police: Greensburg Man Who Found Woman's Missing Savings Bonds Demands Hefty RewardA Greensburg contractor is facing extortion and theft charges after police say he demanded a woman pay a hefty reward for savings bonds she was missing.
Allegheny County Police Warning Of Dating App Extortion ScamOfficials are warning people about a dating app extortion scam that almost cost one local man $1,000.
Man Charged With Extortion In Alleged Masseuse Blackmail PlotA man is facing charges, accused of blackmailing another man, allegedly conning him out of hundreds of thousands of dollars.
FBI Says Sextortion Cases On The Rise, But There Are Ways To Protect YourselfThe FBI says it's seen an increase in the number of extortion attempts of a sexual nature, otherwise known as "sextortion."
Man Accused In Gun Shop Owner’s Death Now Facing Attempted Escape ChargesA man awaiting trial in the shooting death of a western Pennsylvania gun shop owner is now accused of having tried to escape from the county jail.
Former East Washington Chief Re-Sentenced In FBI Drug Extortion StingA former southwestern Pennsylvania police chief serving more than 11 years behind bars for extorting nearly $8,000 from undercover FBI agents he thought were drug dealers has been re-sentenced.
Ex-Police Chief Says He’s Found God, Seeking Reduced Sentence For ExtortionA former southwestern Pennsylvania police chief serving more than 11 years behind bars for extortion wants a federal judge to reduce his sentence to less than seven years because he's tried to turn his life around and found God.
Fayette Co. Man Charged, Accused Of Blackmail Over Alleged AffairA man from Fayette County is accused of trying to blackmail someone who was having an affair.
Kesha, Producer Dr. Luke Trade Lawsuits Over Abuse ClaimsKesha and her mentor and producer filed dueling lawsuits Tuesday over the pop singer’s claims she was subjected to nearly a decade of sexual and emotional abuse.
South Side Man Reunited With French Bulldog Missing In Possible Extortion PlotA South Side man has finally been reunited with his French Bulldog, Pudge, that disappeared from his front yard two weeks ago with his other dog, Mojo.
South Side Man May Be Victim Of Dog Extortion PlotIt was on Friday, May 2 when Danny Schwartz says he let his two French bulldogs, Mojo and Pudge, out in the backyard of his South Side Slopes duplex.
Tunnelton Gun Shop Owner May Have Been Killed Over Alleged Extortion PlotThere are new details on a deadly shooting at a gun shop in Indiana County on New Year’s Eve in the community of Tunnelton.
Man Accused Of Using Video Of 18-Year-Old In Skype Extortion AttemptState police in Westmoreland County are looking into an apparent extortion attempt by a man using Skype. It was an online interaction that went terribly wrong for a local high school student.
Man Arrested, Accused Of Trying To Extort Money From Hines WardA man is under arrest, accused of trying to extort money from former Pittsburgh Steelers’ star Hines Ward.