Police Department Media Releases

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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Search continues for wanted subjects

January 22, 2020

Police Department Press Release

On Tuesday evening, December 31, 2019, at approximately 5:45 PM, law enforcement officers from the Pittsburg Police Department responded to an address on E. Quincy St., in Pittsburg, regarding a...

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Three arrested during kidnapping investigation

January 13, 2020

Police Department Press Release

On Friday, January 10, 2020 at approximately 4:35 p.m., the Pittsburg Police Department received a call alleging a female was being held against her will by a male subject purportedly...

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Drug search warrant results in two arrested

January 10, 2020

Police Department Press Release

On Thursday, January 9, 2020 at approximately 1:30pm, a narcotics search warrant was executed at 610 W. Forest Street in Pittsburg. The warrant pertained to the possession and distribution of...

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Search warrant results in two felony arrests

January 10, 2020

Police Department Press Release

On Thursday, January 9, 2020 at approximately 7:20am, a narcotics search warrant was executed at 904 Turner Place in Pittsburg. The warrant pertained to the possession and distribution of illegal...

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13th Annual Citizen’s Academy: Application Now Open

December 19, 2019

Police Department Press Release

The Pittsburg Police Department is currently accepting applications for our 13th Annual Citizens’ Academy.  The academy is designed to help citizens understand the inner workings of their local police department. ...

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Two arrested after vehicle pursuit

December 18, 2019

Police Department Press Release

On early Wednesday morning, December 18, 2019, at approximately 12:45 AM, law enforcement officers from the Pittsburg Police Department were dispatched to a residence in the 400 block of E....

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Suspect arrested for attempted vehicle burglary

December 17, 2019

Police Department Press Release

On Monday night, December 16, 2019, at approximately 8:45 PM, law enforcement officers from the Pittsburg Police Department were dispatched to Malibu Tanning Salon, located at 124 N. Broadway St.,...

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Package thieves arrested

December 16, 2019

Police Department Press Release

On Saturday afternoon, December 14, 2019, at approximately 4:15 PM, law enforcement officers with the Pittsburg Police Department were dispatched to a residence in the 1400 block of S. Olive...

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Package thief arrested

December 2, 2019

Police Department Press Release

On Wednesday morning, November 27, 2019, at approximately 11:50 AM, law enforcement officers from the Pittsburg Police Department responded to a residence on S. Locust St., in Pittsburg, regarding a...

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