Pittsburgh Police Start New Community Engagement Program

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pittsburgh Police took full advantage of the nice weather in the past week to take a stroll through downtown.

READ MORE: Rivers Of Steel To Host 'Carrie Carpool Cinema' At Carrie Blast Furnaces

The walks are part of a new, community engagement program.

READ MORE: Two Day Job Fair To Be Held To Fill Openings At New North Shore Restaurants

The officers stopped in some local businesses and spoke with people in Market Square about security concerns they may have.

During the walkthrough of Market Square, they even stopped to join in a chess game or two.

MORE NEWS: West Virginia Universities Hold Groundbreaking Ceremony For New Aviation Program

Along with the officers, the bureau’s comfort dog Zane joined in the walk to get to know the public.