Local company donates 4 years' salary to hire new Pittsboro police officer

Posted: 4:44 PM, Oct 11, 2018
Updated: 2018-10-11 20:44:23Z
Donation will fund new Pittsboro police officer
Donation will fund new Pittsboro police officer

PITTSBORO, Ind. -- A small police department in Hendricks County is getting a big boost from a local company.

Steel Dynamics is helping the Pittsboro Police Department hire an additional full-time police officer by donating the funding for four years’ worth of an officer’s salary.

The company will donate $192,000 beginning in January. The new officer will bring the Pittsboro Police Department up to eight full-time officers.

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