Pittsburgh Experiences Violent Week With A String Of Shootings Across The AreaOver the past week, five people were killed and several others were injured in what was a violent week in the Pittsburgh area.
City's Jewish Community Hopes Special Banners Spread Kindness, Comfort To Areas Impacted By ViolenceThe Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh is hoping to help those affected by recent tragedies.
Sto-Rox Teachers File Grievance Over Uptick In Violence, Over 18 Staff Members InjuredThe Sto-Rox Education Association has filed a grievance over a recent uptick in violence against teachers and school support staff.
Pittsburgh Honored With Survivor Tree Seedling By 9/11 MemorialThe National September 11 Memorial & Museum is donating seedlings to communities that were affected by violence and disaster.
People Who Work And Live In Downtown Pittsburgh React To Recent Surge Of ViolencePeople in Pittsburgh are talking and reacting to the recent surge on violence in the downtown area.
East Pittsburgh Residents Gather To Voice Concerns About Neighborhood ViolenceDozens of people gathered in East Pittsburgh tonight voicing concerns about neighborhood violence.
Superintendent To Visit North Side Elementary School, Looking For Solutions To ViolenceThe Pittsburgh Public Schools superintendent is speaking out after two recent incidents of violence against teachers at an elementary school on the North Side.
Police: Man, Allegedly On Drugs, Terrorizes Ex-Girlfriend’s Family, Scuffles With OfficersA man is behind bars and facing many charges after police say he terrorized a family in the city’s Garfield section and scuffled with officers when they tried to take him into custody.
Pittsburgh's Top Cop Says Police Have To Be More Transparent, Better CommunicatorsPittsburgh Police Chief Cameron McLay wants to see his department return to the original roots of police.
Local Officials On Alert, Discussing Preparedness In Wake Of Baltimore RiotsThe riots in Baltimore have put police on alert in nearly every American city.
Seton-LaSalle HS Closed Due To Violent ThreatOfficials closed Seton-LaSalle High School in Mt. Lebanon due to a violent threat.
Pittsburgh Police Outline Homicide Rates, Ways To Reduce ViolencePittsburgh's new police chief decried the city's homicide rate as a "public health emergency" and promised to work with the community to defuse the culture that has fueled a spate of retaliatory killings that saw 71 people die last year.
Gun Violence Increases In City In 2014In the City of Pittsburgh it was a violent year. In some neighborhoods this past summer, gun violence became an almost nightly occurrence.
Man Tries To Run Down Police; They Shoot, Kill HimA man who had posted an online video threatening to kill police and FBI agents tried to use his car to run down officers seeking to arrest him on Tuesday so, fearing for their lives, they shot and killed him, authorities said.
Wilkinsburg Schools Superintendent Cracking Down After Incidents Of Violent BehaviorTwo students are facing charges after a school security guard was hurt during an incident at Wilkinsburg High School this week.