State Police

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May 28, 2019 - 10:43 am
An increase in distracted driving is costing the lives of more police and other first responders.
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May 08, 2019 - 1:29 pm
On Tuesday, an undercover drug task force met 27-year-old Chase Kenney of the North Side at Ken Mawr Plaza in Kennedy Township to buy ten bricks of heroin.
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Motorists who speed through a highway construction zone could be getting a notice in the mail from the state in the form of a speeding ticket.
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April 26, 2019 - 5:46 pm
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) – Auditor General Eugene DePasquale announced the details of an audit report of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation on Thursday. “We completed an audit of PennDOT, and I want to make sure that if people are driving that they might want to pull over,”...
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Commonwealth Media Services
April 26, 2019 - 10:44 am
Pennsylvania's auditor general says an audit of PennDOT shows the agency could do more work on roads and bridges if it didn't send big bucks to state police.
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Lynne Hayes-Freeland
February 05, 2019 - 1:42 pm
New guidelines are in effect for Pennsylvania State Police, limiting their ability to question and detain undocumented immigrants.
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Nearly 20 years after a ten year old girl was abducted from a street the village of Cairnbrook and raped, State Police have made an arrest.
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Joe DeStio
January 10, 2019 - 2:33 pm
SOMERSET COUNTY, Pa (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) – Nearly 20 years after a ten-year-old girl was abducted from a street the village of Cairnbrook and raped, State Police have made an arrest. Timothy David Nelson, 50, of Cumberland, Maryland was taken in Tuesday and is in the Somerset County jail on $750,...
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September 19, 2018 - 9:42 am
UNIONTOWN, Pa (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - State Police have reportedly found a 16-year old Connellsville girl, who had been missing since Friday, safe in West Virginia. Annmarie Johnston was last seen on Mahoning Road in Dunbar. Connellsville Mayor Greg Lincoln posted on his Facebook page,” I was just...
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Joe DeStio
August 29, 2018 - 12:31 pm
HARRISBURG (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - The number of DUI arrests and DUI-related crashes investigated by Pennsylvania State Police are up. Numbers just released for 2017 show 19, 963 DUI arrests. That's an increase of one percent from 2016 when 19,518 people were arrested. This includes people under...
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Paul Rasmussen
August 16, 2018 - 7:46 am
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - State Police are asking for help in finding a van involved in a hit-and-run accident Wednesday afternoon. It happened around 3:20 p.m. in the northbound lanes of I-579. The driver of this white van hit seven vehicles in the left lane and then exited onto Route 28...
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Joe DeStio
July 18, 2018 - 10:36 am
State Police have named a suspect in an Aliquippa double shooting early this morning in which one person is dead.
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