A new study shows that more police officers were killed in the line of duty in 2011 nationwide than in years past, and it’s something Western Pennsylvanians know all too well.
Members of a local community are mourning the loss of a police officer who was killed in the line of duty Sunday night.
The suspect in a shooting that left one officer dead and another injured was shot and killed during a standoff at his home Monday morning.
Two East Washington police officers were shot during a traffic stop along Route 70 around 11 p.m. Sunday. One of the officers has died, while the other remains in critical condition.
Authorities in Washington County are investigating following what is believed to have been a police-involved shooting in the City of Washington late Sunday night.
Hazmat crews were called to a building in Bellevue this morning.
They put their lives on the line for their towns every day and night, but police officers in the Mon Valley can’t make a living wage.