By: KDKA-TV News Staff
WHITEHALL (KDKA) — J. William Schmitt, who served as Chief of the Whitehall Borough Police Department and as a police officer for nearly 50 years, has died.READ MORE: Local Organizations To Receive Funding For Violence Intervention Programs
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Chief Schmitt served as a police officer for 47 years, working as an officer with the Whitehall Borough Police Department, as well as serving on the Executive Boards of the Allegheny and Western Pa. Chiefs of Police Associations.