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Millvale police officer honored at Amen Corner Law Enforcement Luncheon

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 | 10:40 AM


Amen Corner, a local non-political, non-partisan civic organization that was founded in 1870, held its 19th Annual Sen. John Heinz Law Enforcement Luncheon on Nov. 1 at the Sheraton Station Square Hotel Ballroom.

More than 30 law enforcement men and women from Allegheny, Beaver, and Washington counties were honored for their heroic bravery and dedication above and beyond the call of duty.

According to a news release, Millvale Borough Police Officer Zack Potetz was honored with the 911 Quick Response Award for saving the life of a just-born infant who was not breathing by administering CPR.

In addition, Special Critical Incident Response Awards were presented to the Special Teams who risked their lives responding to the Tree of Life Shooting: City of Pittsburgh Bureau of Police, Allegheny County Police Department, Allegheny County Sheriff’s Department, Pennsylvania State Police, North Hills Special Response Team and the SHACOG Critical Incident Response Team.