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Port Authority Transit of Allegheny County (PAT) will be working on the LRT crossing at Castle Shannon Blvd and Willow Ave over the next few weeks.

In order to avoid traffic congestion the work will happen at night Sunday through Friday evenings midnight to 0400am.

PAT Police and Castle Shannon Police are cooperating to share responsibility for traffic control.

Castle Shannon Police took a report of a prowler in a dark jacket trying vehicle door handles after 11pm on Tuesday March 16, 2021 in the area of Myrtle Ave and Pine Ave.

Officers responded and did identify subjects in the area generally fitting the description of the actors.

Please check your surveillance video and report any potential evidence to the Castle Shannon Police Department.

This is an opportunity to remind residents to LOCK vehicles, even if they are parked in your driveway. It also a good idea to remove valuables from parked cars.

A contractor will be working on McRoberts Rd between Loma and Weyman in Whitehall Borough starting Monday March 15, 2021.

Traffic will be detoured around the closure, which is expected to take approximately six weeks.

The main detour should be Rte 88 to Grove Rd to Baptist to Weyman and the reverse.

Traffic is expected to find its way into the neighborhood feeder streets and Castle Shannon Police will be monitoring for speed and other traffic violations.

Thank you for your assistance. 

A Parent confirms that the young man was located.

If anyone calls you and pretends to be a relative who is in trouble and needs cash fast...and asks you help by buying gift cards or to wire/transfer money, it is most LIKELY a SCAM.

Please call other family members to verify any truth to such calls and/or notify your local police department by calling 9-1-1.

Castle Shannon Police took 10 reports of Unlocked Vehicles being entered in the overnight hours of Saturday November 28- Sunday morning November 29, 2020.

Items taken included tools, wallet, cellphone, an Ipad and miscellaneous documents. Please lock your vehicle, even if it is in your driveway.

Other thefts from vehicles regionally, include instances where thieves smashed vehicle windows to access valuables left in plain sight.

Especially during the holidays when you might have gifts and other valuables in your vehicle, remove valuable items when you park your car.

COVID-19 Related Stay-at-Home to Stop Social Gatherings Advisory Issued: November 18, 2020

Effective Immediately Allegheny County is experiencing a rapid increase in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations which, left unchecked, poses a risk to our community and healthcare system.

The Castle Shannon Police Department has been receiving phone inquiries about "We Support Our Police" signs. 

Health Department Director Dr. Debra Bogen Wednesday July 8, 2020 announced that a new, two-week order has been issued to stem the spread of coronavirus cases in the county. The new order rescinds the June 28 and July 2 orders and takes effect at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, July 10, 2020.

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