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Investigation underway after West Mifflin man shot in South Side bar

Over the weekend in the early hours of Sunday, May 21, a passerby informed a Pittsburgh Police officer working a secondary detail at Thirteen Eleven bar on E. Carson Street that there were possible...

 

Man arrested after SWAT called to Carrick

On Friday, May 19 at approximately 7:45 p.m. Zone 1 Police officers were attempting to serve a probation violation warrant at a home in the 100 block of E. Agnew Road in Carrick when they observed...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for May 15-21

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: May 15-21. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Stolen vehicle – 100 blk. Haberman Ave. - between 5/20/17 at 10 PM...

 

Police seek suspect in Brownsville Road shooting

Just before 1 p.m., on Sunday, May 14, Zone 3 police were alerted that a man had been shot multiple times and was near the intersection of Wynoka Street and Brownsville Road in Carrick with a good...

 

Non-fatal shooting in Knoxville under investigation

Zone 3 Officers were sent to the 200 block of Marland Street in Knoxville on the evening of May 12 for a report that a male had been shot. According to police, a 17-year-old male was shot in the...

 

Man arrested after fleeing, crashing in Carrick

Just before 4 p.m. on Wednesday, May 10, Zone 3 police officers were patrolling on Dellrose Street when they witnessed a silver Hyundai Azera fail to use a turn signal while turning onto Copperfield...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for May 7-14

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: May 8-14. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft by deception – 200 blk. Sweetbriar St. – between 4/3/17 at midnight and 5/8/17 at 11:05 AM – Victim...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for April 24-30

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: April 24 – 30. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft by deception – 100 blk. Bailey Ave. – 4/27/17 at 10:30 AM – A business called to report a known...

 

Man arrested in Knoxville after report of shots fired

Police officers from Zone 3 were in the area of Charles Street and Beltzhoover Avenue on the morning of Wednesday, April 19, when they heard multiple shots fired in the area. Officers immediately trav...

 

Brothers arrested for Arlington Heights shooting

The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police Group Violence Intervention Unit arrested Terrence Brown, 29, of Brighton Heights, and Jerome Brown, 30, of Brookline in connection with a shooting in Arlington on Wednesday, April 19. Terrence Brown’s charges...

 

Four arrested in South Side for assault

At 6:43 p.m. on Sunday, April 23, Zone 3 Officers were called to an assault in the 1100 block of E. Carson Street. Officers arrived and spoke with the 25-year-old victim who told them his gun and...

 

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts April 17-23

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: April 17-23. Duquesne Heights (1911) Stolen vehicle – 200 blk. Republic St. – between 4/16/17 at 9 AM and 4/17/17 at 9:30 AM – victim reported he parked his car and when he returned it was go...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for April 3-9

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: April 3-9. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft from vehicle – 100 blk. Olympia St. – 4/4/17 at 1 PM –...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for March 20 to April 2

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: March 20 to April 2: Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Aggravated assault – Craighead St. & Edgemont St. - 3/25...

 

Two men shot in Mt. Washington

Zone 3 police were sent to the intersection of Craighead and Edgemont streets in Mt. Washington shortly after 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 25 for a report that two men were shot. Both men are in their early 20s. One man was shot once in the elbow and...

 

City plans to reestablish the police Mounted Unit

The City of Pittsburgh Public Safety Department is in the early phases of reestablishing a Mounted Unit for the Police Bureau. The unit will be used to patrol Pittsburgh’s entertainment districts and the city’s numerous special events, giving...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for March 13-19

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: March 13-19. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft by deception – 1700 blk. Grandview Ave. - 3/2/17 at 10:30 PM – victim reported he caught a taxi...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for March 6-12

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: March 6-12. Duquesne Heights (1911) Stolen vehicle- 200 blk. Seward St. - between 3/8/17 at 7 PM and 3/9/17 at 8:30 AM – victim reported her car was stolen. The vehicle is a green 2010 Chevrolet...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for February 27 to March5

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: Feb. 27 to March 5. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft from person – 100 blk. Ruth St. - between 2/21/17 at noon and 2/26/17 at noon – victim reported a...

 

Guns and drugs recovered after chase through South Pittsburgh

Zone 2 Detectives were assisting Zone 3 police with an investigation in the Allentown area when they observed two known individuals get into a car on the evening of Tuesday, Feb. 21. When the driver...

 

Men arrested in killing of Somali cab driver in Beltzhoover

Pittsburgh police have arrested four men in connection with the attack and beating death of a Somali cab driver on Climax Street in Beltzhoover on February 21. King Edwards and Hosea Moore, both 20 ye...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for February 20-26

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of February 20-26 Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft from vehicle – Athlone Way & Beam Way – between 2/24/17 at 9:30 PM and 2/25/17 at 11:30 AM – an officer responded to a found property call. Upon...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for February 13-19

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: February 13-19. Duquesne Heights (1911) Burglary – 1400 blk. Woodruff St. - between 2/17/17 at 9:30 AM and 2/17/17 at 2:55 PM – victim reported a burglary. Victim stated he returned home and...

 

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts Feb. 6-12

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: February 6-12. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft from person – 200 blk. Sweetbriar St. - between 11/8/16 at Midnight and 2/1/17 at 1 PM – victim reported her video camera recording system was...

 

Carrick man arrested for fatal shooting on Copperfield Ave.

Zone 3 Officers on patrol in Carrick on February 5 heard one gun shot at approximately 3:09 a.m. Shortly thereafter, information was received that a man was shot in the 200 block of Cooperfield...

 

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