Western Pennsylvania Police Benevolent Foundation

WPPBF In the News

Below are links to new articles and videos in which the Western Pennsylvania Police Benevolent Foundation has been featured.

December 1, 2015



During a news report about fallen officer, Lloyd E. Reed Jr., WTAE reporter, Kelly Brennan, reports on the WPPBF and how we are making a difference in the lives of those who need it the most.


September 15, 2014



“Pit Boss” host headlines Paws for the Cause

August 2013


Pet Connections Magazine

The August 2013 edition of Pittsburgh Pet Connections Magazine featured the WPPBF’s 3rd Annual Paws for the Cause event. To view a larger version of the cover and/or inside page, click on the applicable image, below.

July 27, 2012


Bethel Park TV

Drew and Cuffs appear on the Bethel Park TV Let’s Talk Tailwaggers show to promote the Paws for the Cause Event.


June 23, 2012


Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Peters teen raises funds for officer safety (Article)

Peters teen raises funds for officer safety (Video)

June 6, 2012



Peters Township Middle School student raises money for police vests

February 12, 2012



Autistic Son of Fallen Officer to Get Service Dog

December 28, 2011



Penguin Fans Donate More Than $30,000 in Honor of Fallen Officer (Video)

December 26, 2011


TribLIVE / Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Police will take donations for slain officer at Pens game

December 26, 2011


Sewickley Patch

Bucks and Pucks: Penguins, Police Raise Money to Support Teen with Special Needs

December 11, 2011


Sewickley Patch

Spaghetti Dinner a Success for Recovering Local Officer, Wife

December 5, 2011



Officer Kotecki Fundraiser At Applebee’s Restaurants

October 15, 2011



Officers Help Family