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 Public Safety    November 15, 2016

Suspect caught in South Side home

Zone 3 officers were sent to S. 11th Street in south Side for a burglary in progress shortly after 11 p.m. on November 9. According to police, the homeowners were watching television when they heard a loud bang come from the rear bedroom. One of the...

 
 Public Safety    November 15, 2016

Two men shot while driving down Beltzhoover Avenue

Shortly before 6 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 11, a car arrived at the Zone 3 Police Station with two men that had both been shot multiple times. According to police, a 75-year-old male jitney driver and his 21-year-old male passenger were driving down...

 
 Public Safety    November 15, 2016

Police sent to Arlington Heights for stabbing

Shortly before 6 p.m. on November 12, Zone 3 Officers were sent to the 100 block of Cordell Place in Arlington Heights for the report of a stabbing. According to police, a domestic disturbance between a man and a woman turned physical and the woman...

 
 Public Safety    November 8, 2016

Suspect caught in Knoxville

Zone 3 Officers were sent to the 100 block of Redlyn Street in Knoxville for a burglary in progress on November 1 at approximately 11:22 p.m. According to police, neighbors heard noises in a garage...

 
 Public Safety    October 25, 2016

Man grazed by bullet while inside Knoxville living room

At close to 11:30 p.m. on October 17, Zone 3 police officers were sent to the 200 block of Mathews Avenue for report of a male grazed in the head by a bullet. According to police, a 43-year-old man was in a home with two adult women and a...

 
 Public Safety    October 25, 2016

DJs Ricciardi, King certified for service

Magisterial District Judges Eugene Ricciardi and Richard King were again certified for service as a member of Pennsylvania's Unified Judicial System after successful completion recently of continuing legal education course work. Conducted by the...

 
 Public Safety    October 25, 2016

Zone 3 crime community crime alerts for Oct. 17-23

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: October 17-23. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft from vehicle – Kambach & Judicial Sts. – between 10/17 at 7:30 PM and 10/18 at 8:15 AM – Victim states whe...

 
 Public Safety    October 18, 2016

Carrick man arrested for series of robberies

The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police Violent Crime Unit has arrested a serial robber that has struck multiple businesses across the city since late August. Fredrick Pryor, 30, of Carrick was taken into...

 
 Public Safety    October 18, 2016

City police release five-year Use of Force Report

The Bureau of Police will be joining the White House-led Police Data Initiative. In line with that announcement, Police Chief Cameron McLay has released a new report detailing the bureau’s use of force from 2010 to 2015.   “In keeping with...

 
 Public Safety    October 11, 2016

Girl grazed by bullet on Mount

Paramedics and Zone 3 police were sent to the 300 block of Virginia Avenue on Saturday, Oct. 8 where a 15-year-old girl from Mt. Oliver entered a convenience store after being grazed by a bullet at approximately 9:25 p.m. Paramedics transported the...

 
 Public Safety    October 11, 2016

Zone 3 Part 1 crime report for September 26th thru October 2nd

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: September 26th thru October 2nd, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Stolen auto – 200 Meridan St. – between 9/25 at 9:30 PM and 9/26 at 6:00 AM – Victim states items were stolen out of her car. No...

 
 Public Safety    September 6, 2016

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts Aug. 22-28

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: August 22nd, 2016 thru August 28th, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) South Shore (1921) Bon Air (1806) South Side Slopes (1706, 1608) Theft form...

 
 Public Safety    August 30, 2016

Zone 3 police investigate shooting in Knoxville

Pittsburgh police are investigating a shooting in Knoxville on Friday, Aug. 26 at approximately 1:22 p.m. Zone 3 officers received a call for shots fired in the 100 block of Rochelle Street. A male victim driving a maroon sedan was shot twice on...

 
 Public Safety    August 23, 2016

Shots fired call leads to the arrest of suspect

Zone 3 police officers were sent to the intersection of Estella Avenue and Freeland Street for a report of 10 shots fired at approximately 2:30 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 20. A gray, four-door vehicle was seen speeding in the area. While Officers were...

 
 Public Safety    August 23, 2016

Man arrested after robbing South Side delivery driver

One of three suspects in an early morning on Saturday, Aug. 20, South Side robbery has been arrested. According to police, shortly before 12:35 a.m., a deliveryman was walking out of a Mamma Mia Pizzeria in the 500 block of E. Carson Street with a...

 
 Public Safety    August 16, 2016

Apply now to get training at Citizens' Police Academy

Twice a year, the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police sponsors an opportunity for members of the community to become closely acquainted with the roles and responsibilities of the Police Bureau through the Pittsburgh Citizen’s Police Academy (CPA). The CPA...

 
 Public Safety    August 16, 2016

Zone 3 community crime alerts for August 1-7

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: August 1st, 2016 thru August 7th, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft by deception – 400 blk. Kambach St. – 8/1 between 1:00 PM and 2:00 PM – Victim...

 
 Public Safety    August 16, 2016

Zone 3 community crime alerts for August 8-14

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: August 8th, 2016 thru August 14, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft from vehicle – 300 blk. Augusta St. - between 8/9 at 5:15 PM and 8/10 at 7:15 AM – Victim states suspect gained entry into...

 
 Public Safety    August 9, 2016

Police make an arrest in killing of Allentown man

Zone 3 police responded to the 1500 block of Arlington Avenue at approximately 11:50 p.m. Monday, August 1, for a report that a male had been shot. Christopher Rodriguez, 20, was found inside of the...

 
 Public Safety    August 9, 2016

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts July 25-July 31

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: July 25th, 2016 thru July 31st, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft from person – 1 Trimont Lane – 7/27 between 1:00 PM and 8:45 PM – Reporting person states her mother/victim is in the...

 
 Public Safety    July 26, 2016

Zone 3 police seek help in Mt. Washington shooting

Pittsburgh police are investigating a shooting in Mt. Washington at almost 4:30 a.m. on Sunday, July 24. Units from Zone 3 were sent to the 400 block of Norton Street for a report of three people shot. According to the police, a group of people were...

 
 Public Safety    July 26, 2016

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts July 11-17

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: July 11th, 2016 thru July 17th, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft from vehicle – 200 blk. Shaler St. – between 7/14 at 8:00 PM and 7: AM – Victim reports his vehicle was broken into and...

 
 Public Safety    July 12, 2016

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts July 6-July 12

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: July 6, 2016 thru July 12, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft by deception – 100 blk. Ruth St. – 7/5 between 9:00 AM and 7:30 PM – Victim states she...

 
 Public Safety    July 5, 2016

Zone 3 Crime Alerts

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: June 20, 2016 thru June 26, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft from person – 400 blk. Bailey Ave. - between 6/19 at 11:15 PM and 6/20 at 12:20 AM –...

 
 Public Safety    July 5, 2016

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts June 26-July 3

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: June 26, 2016 thru July 3, 2016. Duquesne Heights (1911) Robbery – 200 blk. Plymouth St. – 7/1 between 1:29 AM and 1:31 AM – Reporting person states she heard a knock at her door. She was...

 

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