By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Pittsburgh Police Department is awaiting the arrival of federal grant money after City Council approved a bill to use $117,000.READ MORE: Former Secretary Of State Colin Powell Dies Of COVID-19 Complications
The funding would be used to train officers on how to use the National Crime Database.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Weather: Sunny Start To The Week
The system records detail individual crime incidents such as information on victims, offenders, and their relationships.MORE NEWS: Shortage Of Truck Drivers A Leading Cause Behind Supply Chain Issues
The funding will also help the department upgrade their police bicycles to electric bikes.