Pittsburgh Public Safety Taking Extra Precautions After Police Officer Tests Positive For COVID-19The Pittsburgh Public Safety Department is putting extra precautions in place after a Pittsburgh Police officer tested positive for coronavirus.
Changes Coming To Public Safety In Wake Of KDKA Investigation Into River Turf BattleIn the wake of KDKA's investigation into the turf battle between the Pittsburgh Fire Bureau’s fireboat and EMS River Rescue, Public Safety Director Wendell Hissrich is instituting a series of reforms to ensure public accountability.
Safety Concerns Surrounded Building Destroyed By Fire In Pittsburgh This WeekendThe building that caught fire this weekend in Pittsburgh, injuring four firefighters, was closed by Allegheny County a month ago.
Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto Says Turf War Between EMS River Rescue, Fireboat Needs To Be SettledMayor Bill Peduto wants a turf battle between EMS River Rescue and the city’s fireboat crew to be settled for the good of public safety.
KDKA Investigates: Is A Public Safety Turf Battle On The Three Rivers Short-Changing The Public?A public safety turf battle between the Pittsburgh Bureau of Fire and EMS River Rescue could be causing the public and taxpayers to be short-changed.
Pittsburgh Public Safety: 'Embarrassing' Viral Video Of Clash Between Protesters, Restaurant Patrons Under InvestigationPittsburgh Public Safety is calling the viral video showing a clash between protesters and restaurant patrons "unacceptable."
Two Black Lives Matter Protests Merge Into One; Hundreds Advocate For Police ReformProtesters once again took the streets on Saturday. This weekend marks 13 weeks of Civil Saturday demonstrations in Pittsburgh.
Pittsburgh Activists Say Peduto, Public Safety 'Vilify' Protesters Following Weekend Arrest Of DemonstratorActivists in the Pittsburgh area are taking issue with Public Safety's and Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto's handling of protests and their recent response to the arrest of Matthew Cartier.
Police Tactics Used In Oakland Arrest Sparks Anger, Protests, Calls For Mayor Bill Peduto's ResignationThe arrest of 25-year old Matthew Cartier over the weekend fueled protesters to march through several Pittsburgh neighborhoods -- ending at Mayor Bill Peduto's home where they demanded answers.
Pittsburgh Mayor Has 'Serious Concerns' With Plainclothes Officers' Arrest Of Protester Into Unmarked VansPittsburgh Public Safety officials and Mayor Peduto are holding a press conference after a video showing a protester being arrested by plainclothes officers and taken in unmarked vans sparked outrage.
Pittsburgh's Departments Of Public Works And Public Safety Report 16 Cases Of CoronavirusThe city of Pittsburgh is reporting more than a dozen confirmed coronavirus cases between the departments of Public Safety and Public Works, with 20 Environmental Service employees also off because of other illnesses and injuries.
City Of Pittsburgh Says Department Of Public Safety Will Be Trained In 'Cultural Competency', Asks For Curriculum ProposalsThe City of Pittsburgh is asking for curriculum proposals that would train Public Safety officials in cultural competency.
Pittsburgh Public Safety Mourns The Loss Of Its EMS District ChiefPittsburgh Public Safety is mourning the loss of its EMS district chief.
Pittsburgh Public Safety Urges Pet Owners To Avoid Leaving Animals In Cars Amid Soaring TemperaturesPittsburgh Public Safety has an important reminder for pet owners.
Public Safety Warns Residents About Dangers Of Setting Off Fireworks Following Multiple Tree Fires Last NightThe Pittsburgh Public Safety Department is warning residents about the dangers of setting off their own fireworks this Fourth of July.