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3 girls charged in Butler High School pineapple assault

Butler Township Police

No this is not fake news… and can be found on https://www.WTAE.com but a 14-year-old child was intentionally exposed to a pineapple after it has been made clear that she is severely allergic to the fruit. The 14-year-old was exposed Read more…


65-year-old Butler man had over 1,000 child porn images; charges with child sex abuse

Ohio Cop Sex Offender

A local man has been accused of having over 1,000 images of child pornography on his personal computer has been arrested. Reports online indicated the 65-year-old man, Thomas Perantoni of Butler, will face charges stemming back from an investigation which Read more…

Butler County banker sentenced to federal prison

Four-vehicle crash in Cranberry Township

Keith Simpson is a 60-year-old man who was serving as the West View Bank Chief accounting officer. In 2014, Simpson was starting to embezzle money from the bank where he had work. In 2016, the embezzlement stopped, but the investigation Read more…

Man found slumped over wheel at Van’s Sporting Goods

A man was found behind the wheel of his vehicle slumped over on November 29th at Van’s Sporting Goods store on East Jefferson Street. Several police officers and a nearby EMS crew rushed to the scene. Unfortunately, the male patient Read more…

[VIDEO] East Penn Street leaves several cars damaged in accident


Crews were busy last night after a vehicle crashed into several parks cars on East Penn Street, in Butler City, Butler City Police were also attempting to find the driver(passenger) who reportedly fled on foot. Butler Dispatch field members were Read more…

Butler man in handcuffs escapes near Lyndora

Two Pennsylvania State Constables apprehended a suspect yesterday but before he could be transported, he escaped while in handcuffs. A 37-year-old man escaped two state constables yesterday and now he is facing escape and resisting arrest charges, in addition to Read more…

VIDEO: Officer Brian Shaw funeral procession

State Police Kittanning

Today, our field reporters lined up at the intersection of Leechburg Road and Route 56 to show theorist respect to fallen New Kensington Officer Brian Shaw. Shaw was gunned down last Friday following a foot pursuit. The suspect is currently Read more…

BREAKING: New Ken “cop killer” has been captured

Rahmael Holt captured

The alleged murderer of Officer Brian Shaw is now in police custody, according to online reports and a photo. Police say Rahmael Sal Holt is the alleged shooter in the murder of New Kensington Police Officer Brian Shaw. Holt was Read more…

Pennsylvania to strictly enforce seat belt laws this week

“Click It our Ticket” is a national program designed to save the lives of everyone in a motor vehicle. Now, the Pennsylvania State Police will be heavily enforcing the current seat belt laws in Pennsylvania this week. Drivers and passengers Read more…

29-year-old suspect named in New Kensington Police shooting

Officer Brian Shaw Suspect Shooting

According to official police documents, a 29-year-old suspect has been named in the fatal shooting of the 25-year-old New Kensington Police Officer Brian Shaw. On November 17th, Shaw attempted to stop a vehicle in New Kensington, Westmoreland County, when shots Read more…