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K-9 Officer

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Hundreds Show Up To Mourn K-9 Officer Rocco At Funeral

Hundreds showed up to mourn the loss of police K-9 Rocco, killed in the line of duty.

02/07/2014

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Fellow K-9 Officers, Partners Set To Pay Final Respects To Rocco

The funeral is set for Friday for Pittsburgh Police K-9 Officer Rocco.

02/06/2014

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Judge Revokes Bail For Suspect In K-9 Officer’s Death

Bail was revoked today for the man charged with killing a Pittsburgh Police dog.

02/04/2014

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Wreath Laid At Fallen Officers’ Monument For Rocco

His name is now mentioned with other fallen heroes who made the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty.

02/01/2014

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Outpouring Of Support Helping K-9 Officer’s Partner Through Loss

The family of the fallen Pittsburgh Police K-9 officer’s handler says the compassion the city has shown throughout this difficult time is overwhelming.

01/31/2014

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Handlers, K-9 Officers Form Very Special Bond

When a police officer and his K-9 partner work together, they develop an extremely close relationship.

01/31/2014

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K-9 Officer’s Funeral To Be Held At Soldiers & Sailors Hall

Funeral arrangements are now in place for Pittsburgh Police K-9 officer Rocco, the German Shepherd killed in the line of duty earlier this week while chasing a suspect.

01/31/2014

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Fallen K-9 Officer Honored With Procession Past Handler’s Home, To Cemetery

Pittsburgh Police K-9 Officer Rocco died Thursday night, two days after being stabbed as police tried to capture a suspect.

01/30/2014

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Hero Police Dog Stabbed In Lawrenceville Dies

While support continues to pour in for Pittsburgh Police K-9 officer Rocco, there’s word that his condition has taken a turn.

01/30/2014

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Local Undercover Officer Mourns Loss Of Beloved K-9 Partner

An Allegheny County Police drug-sniffing dog had to be put down by his owner this week after becoming ill.

10/25/2013

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K-9 Officer Catches Carrick Burglary Suspect

The dog bit the 17-year-old suspect on the arm and thigh as he was trying to outrun officers in the 2600-block of Churchview Avenue.

05/09/2011

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Jefferson Hills Council Stands By Decision To Cut K-9 Officer

JEFFERSON HILLS (KDKA) — Dozens of people packed a Jefferson Hills borough meeting. The borough laid off Fritz, its K-9 officer, for 2011, but the community wants the dog back on the force. “No other […]

KDKA-TV–01/06/2011