Operations Department

The Operations Branch includes six police zones as well as:

  •  Special Deployment Division (SDD)
  •  Traffic
  •  Special Weapons & Tactics Team (SWAT)
  •  Collision Investigation Unit
  •  Explosives Ordnance Disposal team
  •  Tow Pound

Tow Pound

The Tow Pound is now privatized. McGann and Chester is the towing contractor for the City. McGann and Chester Towing
700 Hargrove Street Pittsburgh, PA 15226, 412-381-9400

Abandoned Cars

To report an abandoned car, call the 311 Response Center. Please be prepared to provide the location, description of the vehicle and license plate number.