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South Side Entertainment Patrol Statistics for February 15-18, 2024

Date: February 19, 2024
Incident Type:
Location: Zone 3

The following are the Pittsburgh Police South Side Entertainment Patrol (SSEP) arrest and citation numbers for February 15 - 18, 2024:

Traffic Stops: 8

Traffic Citations: 18

Parking Citations: 21

Tows: 6

Non-Traffic Citations: 8

Arrests: 5

While patrolling the South Side on Sunday night, SSEP officers were first on scene at a suspected burglary in the 900 block of Bingham Street where they discovered someone had set a bed on fire. 

Jeffery Shelpman, 35, was arrested and charged with Burglary, Trespassing, Arson, Disorderly Conduct, and Criminal Mischief. He was taken to the ACJ.

Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz