Policing and Investigative Practices

Senate Judiciary Committee
Examine Policing and Investigative Practices

Wednesday, February 11, 2015
10:30 a.m
Allegheny County Courthouse
436 Grant Street
Gold Room #410

Hearing Transcript



  • Hon. Jeffrey A. Manning, President Judge, Fifth Judicial District of PA
  • Hon. Rich Fitzgerald, County Executive, Allegheny County
  • Hon. Stephen A. Zappala, Jr., Esq., District Attorney, Allegheny County
  • Hon. William Peduto, Mayor, City of Pittsburgh
  • Joseph Asturi, Fifth Judicial District of PA
  • Rebecca Brown, Director of State Policy, Innocence Project
  • Bruce Antkowiak, Esq., Professor, St. Vincent College
  • John T. Rago, Esq., Professor of Law, Duquesne University
  • Chief Coleman McDonough, Mt. Lebanon Police Dept.
  • Chief Robert McNeilly, Consultant
  • Lt. Andrew Schurman, Allegheny County Police Dept.
  • Stephie-Anna Ramaley, Esq., Asst. District Atty., Allegheny County
  • Commander Linda Barone, City of Pittsburgh Police Dept.
  • Chief Cameron S. McLay, City of Pittsburgh Police Dept.
  • Andy Hoover, Legislative Director, ACLU of PA
  • Superintendent Charles W.  Moffatt, Allegheny County Police Dept.
  • Paula K. Knudsen, Director of Government Affairs / Legislative Counsel, Pennsylvania NewsMedia Association