Police Department Media Releases

MEDIA RELEASE: Kidnapping / Sexual Assault Arrest

September 4, 2020

City Press Releases

MEDIA UPDATE – September 4, 2020 – 2:45 PM On Friday afternoon, September 4, 2020, at approximately 12:10 PM, the second suspect from this sexual assault incident, 25-year-old Fedor Lee...

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Motor vehicle burglary Arrest

August 6, 2020

City Press Releases

Released by Lt. B. Henderson PITTSBURG, KANSAS – On Thursday morning, August 6, 2020, at approximately 3:15 AM, law enforcement officers with the Pittsburg Police Department responded to a report of...

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MEDIA RELEASE – Shooting Investigation

August 5, 2020

City Press Releases

UPDATED: August 6, 2020, 4:20 pm Released by Lt. B. Henderson – August 6, 2020 PITTSBURG, KANSAS – The decedent in this incident has been identified as 58-year-old Mark L....

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MEDIA RELEASE – Graffiti Suspects

July 28, 2020

City Press Releases

Released by Lt. Rebekah Lynch Over the course of the past year, business and property owners in the City of Pittsburg have experienced damage to their property in the form...

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Weapons/Narcotics Search Warrant

July 7, 2020

City Press Releases

Released by Lt. Rebekah Lynch On Tuesday, July 7, 2020, at approximately 6:20 a.m., officers and detectives with the Pittsburg Police Department executed a search warrant at 1119B S. Broadway...

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Narcotics Search Warrant & Criminal Use of Explosives Arrest

June 18, 2020

City Press Releases

Released by Lt. B. Henderson PITTSBURG, KANSAS – On Thursday morning, June 18, 2020, at approximately 7:00 AM, law enforcement officers with the Pittsburg Police Department arrived at the residence...

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Pittsburg police and firefighters surprise twin boys on their birthday

April 15, 2020

Fire News

Preston and Sawyer just turned four years old! They are both big fans of police officers and firefighters, and their mom asked if we would help them celebrate – so...

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Burglary and Theft Arrest

March 23, 2020

Police Department Press Release

On Friday, March 20, 2020 at approximately 12:30 p.m., officers of the Pittsburg Police Department responded to a report of a burglary in progress at a residence, located in the...

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Pittsburg Police Response to Spread of COVID-19

March 17, 2020

Police Department Press Release

As a proactive measure against the spread of the COVID-19, the coronavirus, the Pittsburg Police Department will be limiting public services and cancelling or postponing community events. Department officials are...

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Impersonation Phone Scams

February 12, 2020

Police Department Press Release

The Pittsburg Police Department would like to remind residents to remain vigilant against Impersonation Phone Scammers as this year’s tax season approaches.  Residents are reminded that they should be leery of...

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