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Zone 3 council told crime is up during this year's holiday season

“Crime doesn’t stop, so we shouldn’t,” said Zone 3 Public Safety Council president Ken Wolfe on why a meeting was called a week before Christmas. The Dec. 18 meeting began with a brief holiday crime overview, including that robberies and burg...

 

Police seek home invasion suspects

Pittsburgh Police are searching for suspects in a violent home invasion in Knoxville Zone 3 Officers responded to a call for an armed home invasion inside an apartment on E. Amanda Avenue on Tuesday,...

 

Brashear unveils plans for Hilltop Community Center

Brashear Association invited area residents to LifeSpan's Knoxville center to learn more about plans for a new Hilltop community center. Plans call for the new community center to integrate the...

 

Public Safety Council updated on concerns throughout the zone

"Very rewarding" was how Zone 3 community relations Officer Christine Luffey described the annual "Get Stuffed With Love" program that ensures no city residents go without a traditional turkey dinner...

 

Group discusses opioid epidemic, gerrymandering at November forum

Zone 3 community relations Officer Christine Luffey kicked off the November meeting of the Mt. Oliver City/St. Clair Community Group with holiday advice on avoiding becoming a victim. “Be vigilant. This is the holiday season. “Thefts from vehicle...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for Nov. 20-26

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: November 20-26. Duquesne Heights (1911) – Nothing to Report (NTR) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft from vehicle – Bertha St....

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for November 6-12

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: November 6-12. Duquesne Heights (1911) – Nothing to Report (NTR). Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft – 400 blk. Bailey Ave. –...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for November 13-19

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: November 13-19. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft – 1400 blk. Grandview Ave. – between 11/12/17 at 10 PM and 11/13/17 at 10 AM – Victim reported an envelope with cash in it was stolen by another...

 

Holidays brightened with annual Brashear program

The Brashear Association is turning to its friends and neighbors, once again, to help make Chr istmas brighter for children and families throughout South Pittsburgh. Each year at this time, The...

 

Learn about new Hilltop Community Center

Brashear Association has scheduled a community meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 28, 6:30 p.m. at the LifeSpan Knoxville Center, 320 Brownsville Road to discuss plans for its Hilltop Community Center. Plans call for the center to be constructed in the 300...

 

Police investigating call for woman shot in Knoxville

Zone 3 officers were called to the 100 block of Rochelle Street in Knoxville the night of November 1 for a report that a female had been assaulted. At the home, the officers found a 52-year old victim lying on the dining room floor with a serious...

 

SWAT call in Knoxville ends with arrest of man

On Halloween morning, Zone 3 police officers attempted to serve an arrest warrant for Isaiah Bailey, 24, in the 200 block of Amanda Avenue in Knoxville. The man refused to cooperate with officers and SWAT was called to the scene. Shortly after...

 

Knoxville Community Council public meeting is November 8

The regular Community Forum of Knoxville Community Council (KCC) will take place on Thursday, Nov. 2, 6 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 601 Brownsville Road. The agenda includes a speaker from Just Harvest explaining the organization’s...

 

Baby Book Shower slated for the Knoxville Library

The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Knoxville Branch will be hosting a Baby Book Shower on Saturday, November 11 from 1-2 p.m. Have fun celebrating your new baby. Parents-to-be, parents of babies, and babies ages birth to 18 months will enjoy cake,...

 

Hilltop Alliance seeking board member candidates

The Hilltop Alliance is looking for interested applicants to fill an At-Large Board seat for a two-year term beginning January 2018. The Alliance is specifically seeking candidates with the following experience/expertise: Law/Legal (attorney);...

 

Knoxville council has public meetings Nov. 2, 8

The regular meeting of Knoxville Community Council (KCC) will take place on Thursday, Nov. 2, 6 p.m. at St. Paul AME Church, 400 Orchard Place. The meeting will include open discussion about community concerns. KCC’s Community Forum will take...

 

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts Oct. 16-22

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: October 16-22. Duquesne Heights (1911) Robbery – 400 blk. Augusta St. – 10/17/17 at 9:58 PM – Victim called to report a male returned to his home and stole his phone when he tried to call...

 

Red Cross targeted Knoxville for 300 smoke alarms

The American Red Cross Sounded the Alarm to save lives during a Home Fire Campaign Smoke Alarm Install Event on Saturday, Oct, 21. As part of its Prepare Western Pennsylvania Initiative, volunteers...

 

Division 4 building to be demolished, workers, responsibilities reassigned

Next month's demolition of Public Works' 4th Division facility was a focus of the Oct. 10 meeting of the South Side Planning Forum. City operations director Guy Costa said the building will be razed...

 

Elections, project updates highlight SSSNA meeting

Elections highlighted the Oct. 10 meeting of the South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA). The elected slate of candidates consisted of Jamie Balser, Denise Filip, Dawn Lorincy, Brian Oswald, and Cara Jette.  In his remarks, city...

 

-Zone 3 community crime alerts for Oct. 9-15

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: Oct. 9-15. Duquesne Heights (1911) – Theft from vehicle – 300 blk. Augusta St. - between 10/10/17 at 9:45 PM and 10/11/17 at 9:15 AM –...

 

Division 4 in Knoxville to close by end of October

The Division 4 Public Works facility on Bausman Street in Knoxville will be closed at the end of the month and then demolished in mid-November as a result of structural engineering report finding...

 

Lots of Flowers bringing a little color to vacant Hilltop properties

There are "Lots of Flowers" still blooming throughout out the Hilltop neighborhoods. Take a walk through Allentown, Beltzhoover, Knoxville or Mt. Oliver City and you're likely to see one of the...

 

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