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Police Blotter Sept. 17 – Sept. 23

Police Blotter Sept. 17 - Sept. 23

By News Editors

12:28 am

Underage drinking, theft and more in this week’s police blotter.

Police blotter Sept. 10 – Sept. 16

Police blotter Sept. 10 - Sept. 16

By News Editors

September 18, 2020

Burglary, liquor law violations, criminal mischief and more in this week’s police blotter.

Police Blotter Sept. 3- Sept. 9

Police Blotter Sept. 3- Sept. 9

By News Editors

September 10, 2020

Fires, liquor law violations, graffiti and more in this week’s police blotter.

Police Blotter Aug. 27- Sept. 2

Police Blotter Aug. 27- Sept. 2

By News Editors

September 3, 2020

Drug possession, theft, burglary and more in this week’s police blotter.

Police Blotter Aug. 20-26

Police Blotter Aug. 20-26

By News Editors

August 27, 2020

A drug violation, theft and a criminal mischief in this week’s police blotter.

Police blotter: Aug. 13 – Aug. 19

Police blotter: Aug. 13 - Aug. 19

By News Editors

August 20, 2020

Disorderly conduct, criminal mischief and more in this week’s police blotter.

Police blotter: April 9 – April 15

U.S. District Judge J. Nicholas Ranjan said there was no evidence to suggest Rosfeld's resignation was coerced under duress.

By News Editors

April 16, 2020

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

Greensburg man dead after Oakland motorcycle collision

City police responded to a vehicle accident involving a motorcycle around 4:40 p.m. at the corner of Louisa Street and Meyran Avenue.

By Jon Moss, News Editor

March 25, 2020

A Greensburg man died Tuesday afternoon after being struck on his motorcycle by a vehicle at the corner of Louisa Street and Meyran Avenue.

911 operators call on each other for support

According to Don Sand, division chief of 911 operations at the Allegheny County Police Department, 911 operator shifts can last anywhere from eight to 16 hours, and operators can receive up to 4,200 calls per day.

By Azmeer Omar, For The Pitt News

March 5, 2020

There is a strict procedure 911 operators have to follow for each call, from providing instructions for emergency medical intervention to dispatching local emergency service personnel. But while operators remain calm on the line, the trauma they negotiate in each call can translate to psychological stress away from the job.

Criminal complaint charges Pitt student with ethnic intimidation, making terroristic threats

Criminal complaint charges Pitt student with ethnic intimidation, making terroristic threats

By Jon Moss and Janine Faust

July 30, 2019

A rising junior political science major was accused on July 13 of one count each of ethnic intimidation, terroristic threats and harassment in a criminal complaint filed by a Mt. Lebanon police officer.

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