Investigations

The Investigative Services Unit (ISU) investigates more serious crimes committed in Mt. Lebanon based on established criteria regarding solvability, resources and threat to our community.  ISU’s primary function is to identify and apprehend criminal offenders.

The investigative process often involves a coordinated effort among local, state and/or federal law enforcement agencies.  Detectives are committed to serving victims and work cooperatively with other units within the police department, other municipal departments and the entire community. Our investigators receive specialized training and maintain expertise in several areas.

Narcotics

The Mt. Lebanon Police Department is a member of the Allegheny County District Attorney’s Narcotics Enforcement Team (DANET), a collaborative…

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Narcotics
Juvenile

Juvenile

The MLPD employs a detective who specializes in investigating and prosecuting juvenile offenses. The juvenile detective has expert training in…

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Property / Financial Crimes

Most investigations by the MLPD are related to property or financial crimes, such as burglaries, theft from motor vehicles, credit…

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Property / Financial Crimes
Fingerprinting

Fingerprinting

Many jobs now require applicants to be cleared through federal or state background checks. As a part of these checks,…

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