Department of Public Safety
Trick or Treat

Halloween is a festive night celebrated by both children and adults when the time honored tradition of trick-or-treating occurs. This year the City of Pittsburgh’s official trick-or-treating hours are from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Monday, October 31st. 

National Night Out In Pittsburgh 2016: A Great Success
National Night Out 2016 was a great success! Forty-eight public safety celebrations were held in thirty-six neighborhoods with a projected attendance of over 3,600 participants. 
Thank you, everyone. Your commitment to the safety of your neighborhood and your love of  this city is remarkable!
Next year National Night Out is scheduled for Tuesday, August 1. Mark your calendars and get ready!
Did you know that more than 90% of car seats are incorrectly used?

Schedule your FREE child passenger safety inspection with the Pittsburgh EMS Training Division, 22nd St. @ Liberty Ave. Appointments are available Mondays 8 a.m.- 4 p.m. Call 412-255-2450.

Smoke Detectors

Keep your family safe!

You could be eligible for a FREE smoke detector.

During the White House Frontiers Conference held here in Pittsburgh on Oct. 13, Mayor William Peduto announced that the Bureau of Police is joining the White House-led Police Data Initiative. In line with that, the Bureau of Police is releasing a new report detailing the use force from 2010 through 2015. 

posted 10/13/16 @ 4:39 pm

Twice a year, the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police sponsors an opportunity for members of the community to become closely acquainted with the roles and responsibilities of the Police Bureau. 

posted 12/11/14 @ 11:20 am

The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police is participating with the Allegheny County District Attorney on a Medication Collection and Disposal Program.  The program provides a safe location for citizens to properly dispose of unused prescription and over the counter medications.  The program reduces the accidental or intentional misuse of medication and provides an environmentally safe way to dispose of medication.  Read more...

posted 4/07/14 @ 9:00 am

The City of Pittsburgh Bureau of Police 2013 Annual Report has been released.

posted 6/25/13 @ 12:00 pm
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