RESPONSE OF CALLS – Pittsburgh Police Alter Phone Reporting Policy Amid Criticism

Pittsburgh Police Alter Phone Reporting Policy Amid Criticism In response to public outcry, particularly from domestic abuse protection activists, Pittsburg Police Chief Cameron McLay was forced to modify a newly instituted policy prohibiting officers in-person service calls to handle reports of 14 types of crimes which had included criminal mischief, simple assault, harassment and terroristic threats. Dispatchers were instructed to … Read More