The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police is an urban police force with 900 officers who police 300,000 permanent residents and an additional 100,000 or more daytime workers and visitors.
May 2018 - September 2018
“I loved being able to actually do the work the officers were doing. There were very few moments where I was told I had to stay in the car, or not go in somewhere. I would say a total of 4 times. Ever other time I was allowed to assist in arrests, help at crime scenes, and speak openly with officers about cases throwing around ideas. It was a very healthy, safe and fast paced environment to intern in. ”