University of Pittsburgh-Bradford Police and Drug Task Force K9 ensure a safe graduation.

UPB graduating seniors received their diplomas on May 1, 2022.  Prior to graduation, Officers with the University of Pittsburgh-Bradford Police and McKean County Drug Task Force K9 Unit ensured the campus was safe for students and visitors. 

Pictured are Lt. Rich Harsen, Officer John Cradduck, Officer Ted Rougeux, McKean County Drug Task Force K9 Officer Bob Rinfrette, K9 handler Steven Pleakis, and explosive-detecting K9s “Nico” and “Rae.”  Also pictured is DA Stephanie Vettenburg-Shaffer.  Missing from photo: Sgt. Amber Black and Officer Andrew Szafran.

No threats were made to the campus and the sweep was a routine measure for ensuring security. 

Congratulations UPB graduates!