Fifth Judicial District of Pennsylvania
County of Allegheny
Criminal | Local Rules

Allegheny County Criminal Court Rules Rule No
Scope Of Rules 100.1
Construction Of Rules; Consistency With Statewide Rules 101.1
Citation Of Local Rules 102.1
Definitions 103.1
Rules And Administrative Orders Of Court 105.1
Pittsburgh Municipal Court; Publicity, Broadcasting, And Recording Of Proceedings; Electronic Devices 112.1
Legal Advertising 114.1
Court Sessions 116.1
Coverage For Issuing Warrants, Preliminary Arraignments And Summary Trials, And Setting And Accepting Bail 117.1
Counsel; Change Of Address Or Telephone 120.2
Court Appointed Counsel; General Guidelines 122.1
Designation Of Pittsburgh Municipal Court; Homicide Cases; Court Reporters 131.1
Designation Of Pittsburgh Municipal Court; Act 33 Cases 131.2
Bench Warrants 150.1
Approval Of Search Warrant Applications By Attorney For The Commonwealth In Homicide Cases 202.1
Approval Of Search Warrant Applications By Attorney For the Commonwealth In Felony Sexual Assault Cases 202.2
Summary Offenses; County Intermediate Punishment 454.1
Approval Of Police Complaints And Arrest Warrant Affidavits By Attorney For The Commonwealth In Homicide Cases 507.1
Approval Of Police Complaints And Arrest Warrant Affidavits By attorney For The Commonwealth In Felony Sexual Assault Cases 507.2
Approval Of Police Complaints And Arrest Warrant Affidavits By Attorney For The Commonwealth In Cases Where Victims Are 65 Years Old Or Older 507.3
Approval Of Police Complaints And Arrest Warrant Affidavits By Attorney For The Commonwealth In Felony 1 Robbery And Robbery Of Motor Vehicle Cases 507.4
Approval Of Police Complaints And Arrest Warrant Affidavits By Attorney For The Commonwealth In Wiretapping Cases 507.5
Rule 507.6 Approval Of Pittsburgh Bureau Of Police Complaints And Arrest Warrant Affidavits By Attorney For The Commonwealth For Designated Felony Crimes 507.6
Behavior Clinic Evaluation As Condition Of Bail 523.1
Authorized Agents Of Bondsman Or Surety To Sign Bail Bonds 525.1
Modification Of Bail Order Prior To Verdict 529.1
Percentage Cash Bail 528.1
Designation Of Bail Agency 530.1
Qualifications Of Sureties And Professional Bondsmen 531.1
Regulation Of Surety Businesses 531.2
Forfeitures And Bail Pieces 536.1
Disposition Of Case At Preliminary Hearing 543.1
Pretrial Conference 570.1
Individual Judicial Calendars 570.2
Behavior Clinic Orders And Records 570.3
Arraignment; Material To Be Provided To Defendant 571.1
Arraignment; Presence Of Defendant And Counsel 571.2
Pdq; Fast Track Pleas 571.5
Disposition Of Pretrial Motions; Timing 580.1
Procedure Following Recusal 580.2
Joinder; Trial Of Separate Indictments Or Informations 582.1
Consolidation Of Cases 582.2
Transfer Of Juvenile From Criminal Proceedings 595.1
Waiver Of Right To Testify By Defendant 602.1
Waiver Of Character Defense 602.2
Requests For Information Concerning Prospective Jurors 630.1
Pleas To Multiple Informations 701.1
Fines, Costs And Restitution 705.1
Post-sentence Motions 720.1
Briefs Required; Time For Filing; Copies To Be Served 720.2
Form And Filing Of Pcra Petitions 902.1
Time For Preliminary Order 903.1
Waiver Of Post-conviction Counsel 904.1
Amended Petitions 905.1
Answers To Petitions 906.1
Disposition Without Hearing 907.1
Hearing 908.1
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