Pittsburgh police chief

Pittsburgh Grand Jury Investigation
1:50 pm
Wed October 16, 2013

Mayor Ravenstahl: “I’ve done nothing wrong, and I stand by that.”

Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl said he is continuing to do his job and is helping the next mayor transition into office. 

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Essential Pittsburgh
9:00 pm
Fri March 22, 2013

Chief Nate Harper Indictment

United States Attorney for Western District of Pennsylvania David Hickton announces a five-count indictment against former Pittsburgh Police Chief Nathan Harper
Credit Deanna Garcia / 90.5 WESA

  A federal grand jury, Friday indicted former Pittsburgh police Chief Nate Harper on charges of failure to file tax returns and diverting public money for his own use. Pittsburgh Tribune Review reporter Bobby Kerlik joins us to talk about the latest details of the case.

Police Slush Fund Scandal
4:49 pm
Mon March 11, 2013

Ravenstahl Defers Decision on Next Police Chief to His Successor

Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl said Monday he won't nominate a new, full-time police chief before he leaves his post at year's end, instead leaving that decision to his mayoral successor.

It appears acting chief Regina McDonald, who assumed command after former chief Nathan Harper's forced resignation last month, will continue on an interim basis at least until the first months of 2014.

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