It is the purpose of the Western Pennsylvania Police Benevolent Foundation to provide assistance to injured police officers in need. This assistance may be in the form of information about available resources or monetary aid to help ease the financial burden in a time of crisis.
On behalf of the Executive Board and founders of the WPPBF, as well as our entire membership, we offer our condolences and prayers for the family, friends and fellow officers of Officer Scott Bashioum of the Canonsburg Police Department, who was killed in the line of duty on November 10, 2016. We ask that you please pray for Scott’s family and all affected by this tragedy and continue to keep them in your thoughts during this difficult time.
For those wanting to make a donation in support of Officer Bashioum’s family, a fund account has been established at Washington Financial located in Washington, PA. All of their branches will accept donations. To make a donation, you can drop it off at the bank or mail to any of their branches. If donating by check, please make your check payable to the OFFICER SCOTT BASHIOUM CHILDREN’S MEMORIAL FUND.