Local Police Officers Participate In Active Shooter Drill On East Side Of PittsburghNo matter how much active shooter training police officers get, instructor Stephen Shaulis said it's never enough. Shaulis walked KDKA through Thursday's drill at St. Colman School in Turtle Creek.
KDKA Investigates: Legislators Push For Police De-Escalation Training In Wake Of Antwon Rose ShootingIn response to the fatal shooting of Antwon Rose, there's been a push to fund something called de-escalation training for police officers.
Senator Jay Costa Drafts Legislation To Tackle Underpaid, Under-Trained Police OfficersPolice in financially-strapped towns can barely pay their officers -- and perhaps the outcry over the recent tragedy will get them the additional training they need.
Below 100 Program Aims To Reduce Number Of Officers Killed On DutyVehicle-related incidents are a top concern for local departments and many officers underwent special training today.
Police Officers Put Through Deadly Force TrainingHost Mike Pintek and KDKA-AM Program Director Jim Graci got to participate in Pittsburgh Police deadly force training.
Local Police Learning Krav Maga TechniquesPolice forces have been referred to as the thin blue line, but with funding cutbacks and an increasing number of violent attacks on officers, police are looking for new ways to defend themselves. Now, they are being taught Krav Maga.