Fallen Officer

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Trooper Killed In Ambush Laid To Rest

The funeral service has begun for a Pennsylvania state trooper killed in an ambush outside his barracks.


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Police: Trooper Shooting Suspect Was In “Military Simulation Unit”

The suspect in last week’s fatal ambush outside a rural Pennsylvania State Police barracks belonged to a “military simulation unit” whose members play the role of soldiers from eastern Europe, police said Wednesday.


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Police: Shooting Suspect’s Dad Says His Son Was An “Excellent Shot”

A law enforcement official says a suspect in the killing of a trooper and the critical wounding of another outside a barracks recently lived with his parents in a town about 20 miles from the shooting scene.


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$50K Reward Offered For Tips On Trooper’s Slaying

A nonprofit group is offering a $50,000 reward for tips about the deadly ambush at a state police barracks in northeast Pennsylvania.


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State Police: Trooper Shot Dead Outside Barracks

Two troopers were ambushed outside a state police barracks in northeastern Pennsylvania during a late-night shift change, leaving one dead and another injured, and authorities were searching Saturday for the suspect or suspects, state police said.


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Community Remembers Fallen Penn Hills Officer At Somber Vigil

The Penn Hills community came together Thursday evening in a show of support and appreciation for police officers and other first responders. The candlelight vigil marked the somber, third anniversary of the death of Officer Michael Crawshaw who was shot and killed while responding to a domestic violence call.


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Penn Hills Community Remembers Fallen Officer 3 Years After Fatal Shooting

It was three years ago this evening that Penn Hills Police Officer Michael Crawshaw was shot and killed while responding to a call. On the anniversary of his death, he is being remembered by family, friends and community members.


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Jury Selection Begins For Accused Penn Hills Cop Killer

Jury selection has begun in the death penalty trial of Ronald Robinson, who is accused in the shooting death of Penn Hills Police Officer Michael Crawshaw.


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Accused Cop Killer Expected To Make Full Recovery In Hospital

A man accused of killing a Penn Hills Police officer is expected to make a full recovery after being rushed to the hospital on Tuesday.


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Accused Cop Killer Rushed To Hospital

A man facing jury selection in the death penalty trial involving the shooting death of Penn Hills Police Officer Michael Crawshaw was rushed to the hospital Tuesday morning.


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Colleagues Mourn Loss Of Fallen Officer

On Saturday, 44-year-old Allegheny County police Sgt. Perry Vahaly of Clairton was off duty riding his personal motorcycle on Route 51 in Rostraver when a deer ran into his path. Now, his friends, family and colleagues reflect on his life.


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Hundreds Gather To Remember Fallen Officer

We hear the phrase, “Gone but not forgotten” quite a bit, but hundreds held true to that Saturday by joining together to ride in memory of Penn Hills Police Officer Michael Crawshaw.


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Jury Selection Postponed In Trial For Accused Cop Killer

Jury selection has been postponed in the trial of a man accused of killing a local police officer in 2009.


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Family Reopens Slain Officer’s Veterinary Clinic

WASHINGTON, Pa. (KDKA) — Relatives of slain East Washington Police Officer John David Dryer are reportedly reopening his veterinary clinic today. Officer Dryer was also a veterinarian at Chestnut Veterinary Clinic in Washington. Family members […]


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T-Shirts Benefit Fallen Officer’s Family

Another movement is underway to keep Officer John David Dryer’s memory alive.





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