Urban and suburban departments across the region are now struggling to fill their ranks with qualified candidates.
And they're not alone, the number of police recruits across the nation has plummeted; KDKA's Andy Sheehan reports.
Police officers arrive at home of Dominic CummingsFootage of two police officers arriving at the home of Dominic Cummings in London this afternoon (24 May). Despite knocking, there was no answer and they left. It is not known why they were present.
Police officers at Dominic Cummings's homeTwo police officers have knocked on the door of the London home of Boris Johnson's top aide, Dominic Cummings.