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Event Aims To Bring Community Together With Beat Cops

In the second installment of “Meet the Beat Cop,” residents of Homewood were able to sit down and talk with the officers that patrol their streets.

05/15/2015

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Wolf Signs First Bill, Extends Deadline For Death Benefits

Nearly four months since he took office, Gov. Tom Wolf has signed his first bill.

05/13/2015

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Get Marty: New Law Gives Death Benefits To Families Of Campus Officers Who Die On Duty

A local woman came to KDKA’s Get Marty months ago hoping to get death benefits for her husband, who was the police chief on a local college campus.

05/06/2015

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Police Make Arrests, Officers Hurt In Clash With Rioters In Baltimore

Police say at least seven officers have been injured in a violent clash with a large group of youths in Baltimore, Maryland.

04/27/2015

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Homestead Honors Heroes Who Helped Fire Victims

The fire, back in January, broke out in the middle of the night right in the heart of Homestead.

03/13/2015

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Get Marty: Pa. Sen. Working To Get Death Benefits For Campus Officers’ Families

The wife of a local police chief who died in the line of duty reached out to Get Marty for help.

02/17/2015

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Local Officials Honor Officers On National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

About 100 people gathered for “Law Enforcement Appreciation Day” in Butler County.

01/09/2015

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Deputy Chief Donaldson Reflects On His Career, Police Work As He Retires

For four decades, Deputy Pittsburgh Police Chief Paul Donaldson has upheld his promise to protect and serve. Now, he’s retiring.

01/09/2015

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Man Rescued From Burning Home In Westmoreland County

Two police officers and a medic rush into a burning home to pull a man to safety.

12/09/2014

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Officers Brave Smoke, Flames To Pull Woman From Robinson Twp. Fire

Two police officers pulled an elderly woman out of her burning Robinson Township home Tuesday night.

11/05/2014

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Local Senator Hopes To Bump Up Minimum Pay For Police Officers

A state senator wants to see a bill passed that would increase the minimum wage for part-time police officers.

10/20/2014

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Aliquippa Mayor: Investigation Ongoing After Firing Of 3 Police Officers

Once a booming steel town, the city of Aliquippa is now down to a population of just over 9,000 people; and as of Wednesday night, the city is also down three police officers.

10/02/2014

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Wounded Clairton Officer Featured In New Documentary

Clairton Police Officer James Kuzak is holding out hope that someday he’ll be able to stand up and get out of his wheelchair.

04/03/2014

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New Documentary To Feature Wounded Officer James Kuzak

On April 5 ‘Heroes Behind the Badge – Survival & Sacrifice’ premieres at the Hyundai West Club Lounge at Heinz Field. Doors open at 6pm, and the documentary begins at 7pm. The documentary features injured Clariton police officer, James Kuzak.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/14/2014

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Volunteers Get Drunk To Help Officers With DUI Detection Training

Just in time for Super Bowl weekend, some people volunteered to get drunk, so police officers could have a better idea of what to look for when they’re identifying drunk drivers.

01/31/2014

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