Legal Wrangling Continues In Poplawski CaseThe trial may be over for convicted cop killer Richard Poplawski, but both sides are still wrangling over the case. Late yesterday, prosecutors filed a new motion asking the defense to return any physical evidence that they obtained when they reviewed the crime scene. The motion comes on the heels of another one filed by the defense team asking for a new trial.
Appeal Filed In Poplawski Case Less than two weeks after a jury decided that Richard Poplawski should face the death penalty for killing three Pittsburgh police officers, defense attorneys have filed their first appeal in the case.
Reports Detail Costs For Poplawski TrialNew details have been released about how much the murder trial of Richard Poplawski actually cost.
Jury Sentences Poplawski To DeathIt took a jury just about two hours to decide that convicted cop-killer Richard Poplawski should be sentenced to death. The jury received the case around 4:30 p.m. and the verdict was read shortly after 7 p.m.
Jurors Discuss Poplawski Death SentenceIt took less than two hours for a jury from Dauphin County to render a verdict in the penalty phase in the trial of convicted cop-killer Richard Poplawski.
Families Of Fallen Officers Offer Emotional TestimonyThe prosecution's final witness testified late Monday in the penalty phase of the Richard Poplawski murder trial at the Allegheny County Courthouse downtown.
Penalty Phase Begins In Poplawski TrialThe penalty phase for convicted cop-killer Richard Poplawski will begin Monday morning.
Community Remembers Officers, Weighs In On Guilty VerdictThe day after a guilty verdict was handed down in the murder trial of Richard Poplawski, a burning blue candle sits near the statue of St. Michael the Archangel. It’s a memorial to Officers Paul Sciullo II, Eric Kelly and Stephen Mayhle at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Bloomfield. Officer Sciullo was a member of the parish.
Poplawski Convicted In Deaths Of 3 OfficersRichard Poplawski, the man on trial in the 2009 shooting deaths of three Pittsburgh police officers, has been found guilty on three counts of criminal homicide.
Poplawski's Family In Court As Closing Arguments Are PresentedThe family of Richard Poplawski, the man accused in the deaths of three police officers, was in the courtroom Saturday as closing arguments were presented to the jury.
Jury Hears Closing Arguments In Poplawski TrialThe trial for an accused cop-killer resumed Saturday morning and the defense quickly rested their case. Now, the jury is expected to begin deliberations this afternoon.
Prosecution Rests In Trial Of Accused City Cop KillerThe prosecution has wrapped up its case in the murder trial of the man who allegedly killed three Pittsburgh police officers in Stanton Heights more than two years ago.
DNA Evidence Introduced In Poplawski TrialDuring the fifth day of testimony in the case against accused cop killer Richard Poplawski, a DNA expert testified that the defendant's DNA ties him to the shotgun that was used during the shooting that claimed the lives of three Pittsburgh police officers.
Forensic Pathologist Testifies, More Photos Shown To JuryTestimony continues today at the Allegheny County Courthouse in the trial for the man accused in a standoff and shooting that claimed the lives of three Pittsburgh police officers.
Poplawski Jury Shown Additional Crime Scene PhotosDuring the third day in the trial of the man accused of killing three Pittsburgh police officers, jurors saw more photographs from inside Richard Poplawski’s house.