FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 
Jan. 4, 2024

DA ZAPPALA INDUCTED AS DISTRICT ATTORNEY OF ALLEGHENY COUNTY

PITTSBURGH — Stephen A. Zappala, Jr. was inducted as District Attorney of Allegheny County, Thursday, Jan. 4, 2024 in the Pennsylvania Supreme Court Chambers at the City Council Building.

The Honorable Debra Todd, Chief Justice of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court presided over the ceremony. The ceremony included remarks from Charles Zappala, Samuel Zappala, former Pennsylvania Governor, Tom Corbett and Senator Kim Ward. 

 “We have a lot to be proud of,” said DA Zappala. “ I am proud to continue the honor of being this county’s district attorney for another four years. I am proud to continue the hard work that will one day define the legacy of this office.”

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 The Allegheny County District Attorney’s Office serves an area of approximately 740 square miles and a population of over 1.2 million people. It employs more than 200 employees, including more than 100 attorneys, detectives, crime scene analysts and support staff. The District Attorney’s Office serves as the Chief Law Enforcement Office of the county and accepts referrals from more than 100 active police departments including the City of Pittsburgh Bureau of Police, the Allegheny County Police Department and the Allegheny County Sheriff’s Department. For more information, please visit alleghenycountyda.us. 

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Allegheny County District Attorney’s Office