The Allegheny County District Attorney is the elected district attorney for Pittsburgh and Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. The office is responsible for the prosecution of violations of Pennsylvania commonwealth laws. (Federal law violations are prosecuted by the U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Pennsylvania). The current District Attorney is Stephen Zappala.

In 1995 the Assistant District Attorneys formed a collective bargaining unit and voted to be represented by the United Steelworkers of America. The bargaining unit also represents Assistant Public Defenders, Scientists in the Coroner's Office (now the Office of Medical Examiner) and computer professionals in the Prothonotary's Office (now the Department of Court Records.) [1]

History

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References

  1. ^ Pennsylvania Labor Relations Board Case No. PERA-R-95-9-W
  2. ^ "The Pittsburgh Press - Google News Archive Search". news.google.com. Retrieved 4 May 2018.
  3. ^ a b "Google". google.com. Archived from the original on 10 November 2001. Retrieved 4 May 2018.
  4. ^ "The Meriden Daily Journal - Google News Archive Search". news.google.com. Retrieved 4 May 2018.
  5. ^ "GRAFT FOE NEAR DEATH.; Poison Hinted as Cause of Pittsburg District Attorney's Illness". 11 September 1909. Archived from the original on 5 April 2018. Retrieved 4 May 2018 – via NYTimes.com.
  6. ^ "Google". google.com. Archived from the original on 10 November 2001. Retrieved 4 May 2018.
  7. ^ "The Pittsburgh Press - Google News Archive Search". news.google.com. Retrieved 4 May 2018.
  8. ^ "Pittsburgh Commercial Gazette - Google News Archive Search". news.google.com. Retrieved 4 May 2018.
  9. ^ "The Pittsburgh Gazette - Google News Archive Search". news.google.com. Retrieved 4 May 2018.
  10. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-11-07. Retrieved 2017-07-05.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  11. ^ "PITTSBURG'S ATTORNEY ACCUSED; Illegally Receiving Interest on City Money the Charge -- Arrests Will Probably Be in Order". 15 October 1895. Archived from the original on 4 May 2018. Retrieved 4 May 2018 – via NYTimes.com.

External links

  • Allegheny County District Attorney website