Officer Patrick Walsh recently retired from the Pennsylvania Capitol Police Department after serving over 22 years with the agency!
Officer Walsh first served as a United States Army Paratrooper with the 82nd Airborne Division, having participated in two combat operations. Then in 2000, Officer Walsh was hired by the Pennsylvania Capitol Police and attended the Pennsylvania State Police Municipal Academy. In 2001 Officer Walsh transferred from the Harrisburg branch to the Scranton branch of the Capitol Police, there is where he served the majority of his career. During that time, Officer Walsh was a certified ASP/OC, Handcuffing and Taser Instructor for the agency. Additionally, Pat served on the Lackawanna County SWAT team for the past 6 years.
On behalf of Superintendent Jacob and the entire agency, please join us in congratulating Officer Patrick Walsh on his retirement after so many years of dedicated service!