Penn Hills swore in five new police officers to its force Monday, July 17, 2017. Pictured (from left) are police Chief Howard Burton, Louis Cuccaro, George Daniels, Deputy Mayor J-LaVon Kincaid Sr., Mayor Sara Kuhn, Christopher Frederick, Jared Rothert and Steffan A. Shaw Jr.
Penn Hills Police added five new officers to its roster Monday night.
The new officers are Steffan A. Shaw Jr., Louis Cuccaro, Christopher Frederick, Jared Rothert and George Daniels. They will work under a one-year probationary period before serving on the force, according to Chief Howard Burton.
The addition brings the Penn Hills police force up to 52 officers. Burton said the police department is budgeted for 53.
Mayor Sara Kuhn swore in the officers during the council’s regular meeting.