Zappala wins Allegheny County District Attorney race

BY: - November 7, 2023

Incumbent Allegheny County District Attorney Stephen Zappala won reelection as a Republican after losing in the May Democratic primary.

Candidates for Allegheny County District Attorney spar in sole debate

BY: - October 13, 2023

PITTSBURGH — The candidates for Allegheny County District Attorney dispensed with the pleasantries early on during a Thursday night debate, with each taking shots at the other’s policy ideas and record in office.  It was the only debate where Allegheny County chief public defender Matt Dugan, the Democrats’ nominee, and incumbent Stephen Zappala the Republicans’ […]

Zappala accepts GOP nomination for Allegheny Co. District Attorney

BY: - June 27, 2023

Zappala will again face Democrat Matt Dugan in this November's general election.

Allegheny Co. DA Zappala nabs enough write-in votes to appear on GOP ballot in the fall

BY: - May 23, 2023

If he accepts the nomination, Zappala would face Democratic nominee Matt Dugan in a rematch of the primary.

Allegheny County Chief Public Defender Matt Dugan

‘Halftime?’ Allegheny Co. Dem DA nominee Dugan may face Zappala again in November

BY: - May 19, 2023

Thanks to a last-minute push, the vanquished incumbent prosecutor may show up on the Republican ballot.

Sara Innamorato wins Dem nod for Allegheny Co. exec; Dugan prevails in DA’s race

BY: - May 16, 2023

Progressives come up big on a big night in local politics.

Civil rights group files ethics complaint against Allegheny Co. DA Stephen Zappala

BY: - May 11, 2023

The complaint focuses on whether politics may have influenced charging decisions the Democratic prosecutor made.

Allegheny County campaigns raise big bucks as the races come down to the wire

BY: - May 11, 2023

Voters will cast ballots in high-profile races for county executive, county council, and district attorney.

Progressive PAC putting its stamp on the race for Allegheny Co. DA | Monday Morning Coffee

BY: - May 8, 2023

Color of Change says it wants to 'transform the way the criminal legal system should operate.'

The 2023 Democratic primary for Allegheny Co. DA. The issues, the candidates

BY: - May 4, 2023

Six-term incumbent prosecutor Stephen Zappala faces public defender Matt Dugan in the high-profile contest.

Allegheny County Chief Public Defender Matt Dugan

Allegheny Co. DA hopeful Dugan calls for more collaborative, preventative approach to public safety

BY: - January 22, 2023

"In 2023, Allegheny County's justice system is in need of change. We need to think differently,” Dugan said