Ex-W. Va Sheriff's Deputy Sentenced For Heroin DistributionA former sheriff's deputy from West Virginia will spend nearly six years in federal prison for heroin distribution.
Brian Bartels, Accused Of Inciting Violence And Riots During Protest, Pleads Not Guilty To Federal ChargesThe young man accused of vandalizing a police car during a riot outside of PPG Paints Arena last month has pleaded not guilty to federal charges.
Local Man With Neo-Nazi Obsession Arrested For Illegally Owning FirearmA criminal complaint has been filed in federal court against a Pittsburgh resident, charging him with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today.
2 Plead Guilty In Massive Western Pa. Cocaine Trafficking SchemeTwo people have pled guilty to trafficking a massive amount of cocaine in Western Pennsylvania.
Former Pittsburgh Heroin Dealer Federally Sentenced To More Than 7 Years For Firearm, Drug ConvictionsA former Pittsburgh resident has been sentenced to seven years and six months in federal prison on firearm and drug convictions.
Plum Borough Man Pleads Guilty To Heroin, Fentanyl TraffickingA Plum Borough man has pleaded guilty in federal court to participating in a heroin, fentanyl and cocaine distribution scheme.
New Castle Woman Defrauds Nearly $27,000 From Social SecurityA New Castle woman pleaded guilty to three counts in federal court to charges related to defrauding Social Security.
Mustafa Alowemer Appears In Federal Court Following Arrest On Alleged Terror PlotFollowing his arrest on terrorism charges, Mustafa Alowemer appeared in federal court for the first time.
Butler Woman Pleads Guilty After Disclosing Patient's Women's Health InformationA Butler woman pleaded guilty in federal court to wrongfully disclosing the gynecological health information of patients to embarrass them, the U.S. Department of Justice announced on Wednesday.
Teen Locked Up After Running Away From Mom; Dad Files Suit To Get Him ReleasedA Westmoreland County man has filed a lawsuit in Federal Court in Pittsburgh in an effort to get his 14-year-old son out of a detention facility in Lawrence County.
Jury Awards Woman More Than $13 Mil In Gender Bias CaseA federal court jury has awarded a southwestern Pennsylvania woman more than $13 million in a gender discrimination lawsuit against her former employer.
Jury Rejects Michigan Man's Heinz Ketchup Packet Patent SuitA federal court jury in Pittsburgh has rejected a Michigan man's claims that a condiment package he patented in 1997 led H.J. Heinz Co. to develop its Dip & Squeeze ketchup packets in February 2010.
FTC Says AT&T Misled Customers Over Unlimited Data, Lawsuit FiledAT&T is being sued by the government over allegations it misled millions of smartphone customers who were promised unlimited data plans but instead experienced slow speeds while browsing the Internet or watching streaming video.
Peduto: Split Verdict In Miles Civil Case Reflective Of Public's ViewWith both Jordan Miles and the three Pittsburgh Police officers claiming a win after Monday's split jury verdict, Mayor Bill Peduto played it down the middle.
Split Verdict Reached In Civil Re-Trial Of 3 City OfficersThe jury has reached a verdict in the civil trial against three police officers accused of using excessive force against a former CAPA student.