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Police blotter: April 9 – April 15

Michael Rosfeld has until May 20 to

By News Editors

April 16, 2020

The Pitt News collates and publishes the Pitt police’s media crime log on a weekly basis.

Police blotter: March 4 – March 18

Michael Rosfeld has until May 20 to

By News Editors

March 19, 2020

Arrests, thefts, conduct referrals, City police reports and more in this week's Police Blotter.

Investigation ongoing into Pitt student’s death

Barbara Como, a senior anthropology major, was struck by a Port Authority bus turning from Fifth Avenue onto DeSoto Street on Jan. 18.

By Jon Moss, News Editor

February 18, 2020

The investigation into the mid-January death of a female Pitt student remains ongoing one month after her passing, City police said Monday.

Police seeking public’s help in Oakland investigation

Photo from Pittsburgh Public Safety Media Blotter

By Janine Faust, Editor-in-chief

July 8, 2019

City police detectives have released photographs of a man they are seeking information about in connection with an alleged burglary and sexual assault in Oakland.

Police issue crime alert after burglary on Meyran

Pitt News file photo

By Mackenzie Rodrigues | News Editor

December 16, 2017

Pitt police issued a crime alert after a burglary Friday evening. Pitt Police and City police responded to a crime that occurred between 3 p.m. and 9:45 p.m. Friday on the 300 block of Meyran Avenue. According to the alert, the victim said someone entered the building through an open door between...

Oakland victims robbed at gunpoint

Pitt News File Photo

By Rachel Glasser | News Editor

October 28, 2017

Pitt police issued a crime alert after two suspects were involved in an armed robbery Friday night. Pitt and city police responded to the crime, which took place on the 300 block of Ophelia Street, Oct. 27, at 11:24 p.m. A black male approached the two victims and asked them where a party was, according...

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