K-9 Officer

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Heidelberg Remembers K-9 Officer Rocky In Special Memorial Ceremony

Heidelberg’s only K-9 officer was memorialized Friday in a special ceremony.

07/24/2015

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Passenger: Drinking Preceded Crash That Killed Ligonier Twp. Officer

The passenger in a van involved in a head-on crash that killed a police officer said he and the driver were drinking before the collision, a newspaper reported Thursday.

05/07/2015

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Ligonier Officer’s Death Gives New Meaning To Memorial Service For Fallen K-9 Officers

A memorial service for fallen officers and K-9s took on a new meaning after Tuesday’s crash that killed a Ligonier Township police lieutenant.

05/06/2015

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Community Mourning Loss Of Ligonier Twp. Police Officer

The community continues to mourn the loss of a Ligonier Township police officer.

05/06/2015

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Ligonier Twp. Police K-9 In Stable Condition After Head-On Crash

The Ligonier Township Police K-9 injured in a head-on crash that claimed his partner’s life early Tuesday morning continues to recover at a local animal hospital.

05/05/2015

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Ligonier Officer Killed In Crash Leaves Behind A Big Void In Community

A local police officer, who lost his life in a crash this morning, will be sorely missed in the community.

05/05/2015

Officer Rocco

Local Group Honoring Rocco As 1-Year Anniversary Of Tragic Death Nears

This week marks one year since Pittsburgh Police K-9 Rocco died from injuries sustained in the line of duty.

01/28/2015

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Local Police Officers Honored, Including Fallen K-9 Rocco

It’s not easy being a police officer — often under siege by the bad guys and then sometimes criticized by those who second-guess their actions.

10/24/2014

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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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