Man Sues City Of Pittsburgh For Fractured Skull During East Liberty Black Lives Matter ProtestA man is filing a lawsuit against the City of Pittsburgh, claiming police used excessive force during a Black Lives Matter protest this summer.
Brian Bartels, Accused Of Destroying Pittsburgh Police Car During Riots, Sentenced To 6 Months In Halfway HouseA Shaler man who was accused of destroying a police car during riots in downtown Pittsburgh has been sentenced to six months in a halfway house.
Allegheny Co. District Attorney To Re-File 'Failure To Disperse' Charges Against 24 People In Connection With Pittsburgh RiotsThe District Attorney for Allegheny County will re-file charges in connection with riots on May 30 and June 1 in Pittsburgh.
LOOKING BACK: Pittsburgh's Non-Coronavirus News Of 2020It's been quite the year. The coronavirus pandemic dominated the headlines in 2020, but there have been other big stories to start the decade. Here's a look back at some of the bigger stories that made headlines in Pittsburgh.
Pittsburgh Police Seeking To Identify 14 People In Connection With Downtown RiotsPittsburgh Police are asking for help identifying more than a dozen people in connection with the riots at the end of May.
Brian Bartels, Man Accused Of Damaging Police Car During Pittsburgh Riots, To Stand TrialA young man accused of damaging a police car during riots in downtown Pittsburgh this spring will stand trial.
20-Year-Old Accused Of Destroying Pittsburgh Police Car During Riots Pleads GuiltyA 20-year-old who federal prosecutors call a "self-identified left-wing anarchist" has pleaded guilty to obstructing law enforcement during civil disorder in connection with the downtown Pittsburgh riots.
Hearing For Man Who Lost Eye During Protest Postponed While Defense Team Reviews Surveillance VideoA protester who says he lost his eye during a Black Lives Matter demonstration here in Pittsburgh appeared in court Thursday.
Man Indicted For Allegedly Throwing Objects At Police, Damaging Cop Car During Pittsburgh ProtestsA man has been indicted for allegedly throwing objects at police during the peaceful protests that turned to riots in Pittsburgh at the end of May.
ATF Offers $5,000 Reward For Information On Arson Of Pittsburgh Police Cars During RiotsThe ATF is offering a $5,000 reward for information on the burning of two Pittsburgh Police cars during riots.
Pittsburgh Man Says He Lost Eye After Police Shot Bean Bag At Him During Downtown ProtestA Pittsburgh man says he lost his right eye after police fired a bean bag round at him during the downtown protest.
2 Charged For Allegedly Damaging Businesses With Graffiti During Pittsburgh ProtestsTwo demonstrators are facing charges for allegedly damaging businesses with graffiti during the peaceful protests that turned to riots in downtown Pittsburgh.
U.S. Attorney Indicts 8 Pittsburgh Protesters For 'Criminal Activity' During May 30 Downtown DemonstrationsEight Pittsburgh protesters who were involved in the May 30 demonstrations in downtown Pittsburgh have been criminally indicted, according to U.S. Attorney Scott Brady's office.
Pittsburgh Police Seek Public's Help Identifying Man Accused Of Destroying Police Vehicles In Downtown ProtestPittsburgh Police are seeking the public's help in identifying a man accused of destroying two police vehicles during downtown protests on May 30.
Pittsburgh City Council Unanimously Approves Police Reform MeasuresThe Pittsburgh City Council has approved several measures aimed at overhauling police operations in the wake of demonstrations over the death of George Floyd in Minnesota.