Police Department Media Releases

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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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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