PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — For one Port Authority Police officer, vital training helped save a life.
Last week, Port Authority Officer Kaupinis was dispatched to a call of a woman on a bus threatening to harm herself.READ MORE: Munhall Native Country Star Gabby Barrett Will Not Perform At Pavilion At Star Lake As Thomas Rhett Cancels Tour Appearance
Using Crisis Intervention Training, he successfully convinced the woman to drop a knife she had in her possession.READ MORE: Pa. Gov. Tom Wolf Celebrates Five-Year Anniversary Of Medical Marijuana Program
She was transported to the hospital.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Cultural Trust Plans To Welcome Back Patrons With 'We Are The Global Majority' Exhibit
No update was given on her condition.