Public Safety Blotter Articles

K9 Officer Involved in Collision Responding to Call

Date: December 30, 2023
Incident Type: Collision
Location: Zone 5
Summary:

At approximately 9:00 p.m., a K9 officer en route to a burglary call lost control of the vehicle on a curve and struck a pole at Lemington Ave. and Paulson Ave.

The officer was not seriously injured.

The K9 was taken to a veterinarian to be examined for any injuries.

Per policy with reportable collsions involving police vehicles, mandatory drug and alcohol testing will be conducted.

 


Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz

2023-12-30
PIO@pittsburghpa.gov