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Office of Municipal Investigations Looks into Complaint Over Police Officer's Social Media Posts

Date: August 21, 2020
Incident Type: OMI Investigation
Location: Zone 5

The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police is aware of a complaint about social media posts made on the personal Facebook page of one of its officers. 

The Office of Municipal Investigations (OMI) is investigating the complaint. OMI analyzes and investigates citizen complaints of civil and/or criminal misconduct alleged against employees of the City of Pittsburgh.

The officer has been placed on paid administrative leave until further notice pending the outcome of the investigation.


Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz