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Ohio SRO Placed on Leave for 'Arcing' TASER to Wake Sleeping Student

September 7, 2018
An officer with the Smithville (OH) Police Department has been placed on unpaid leave after reportedly "arcing" her TASER to wake a sleeping student.

Good Samaritan Pulls Sheriff’s Deputy Out Of Burning Squad Car

August 31, 2018
An unknown man rescued a Cook County Sheriff's Deputy from her burning patrol vehicle early Thursday. The officer had been trapped in her squad car following a collision with another vehicle.

California Officer Adopts Dog She Rescued From Wild Fire

August 27, 2018
Officers from the Vacaville (CA) Police Department recently helped evacuate dozens of dogs as the fast-moving Nelson Fire threatened the animal shelter they were housed in—and one of those officers has recently adopted one of those dogs.
<p>When gunfire erupted at the Route 91 Harvest Country Music Festival in Las Vegas last October, Lauren Card fled from the sounds of the guns. Now, she has sworn an oath to run toward danger to protect others as a member of the Springfield (OR) Police Department. Image courtesy of&nbsp;Springfield PD / Facebook.</p>

Las Vegas Shooting Survivor Sworn in as Oregon Police Officer

August 24, 2018
When gunfire erupted at the Route 91 Harvest Country Music Festival in Las Vegas last October, Lauren Card fled from the sounds of the guns. Now, she has sworn an oath to run toward danger to protect others as a member of the Springfield (OR) Police Department.
<p>Police Officer Kathleen O&#39;Connor-Funigiello died on August 16 as the result of cancer that she developed following her assignment to assist with search and rescue efforts at the World Trade Center site immediately following the 9/11 Terrorist Attacks. Image courtesy of ODMP.&nbsp;</p>

New York Officer Dies of 9/11-Related Cancer

August 20, 2018
Police Officer Kathleen O'Connor-Funigiello died on August 16 as the result of cancer that she developed following her assignment to assist with search and rescue efforts at the World Trade Center site immediately following the 9/11 Terrorist Attacks.
<p>The Camden County (NJ) Police Department said in a Tweet that they have captured one of the three men wanted in connection with the ambush attack on two plainclothes detectives. Image courtesy of&nbsp;Camden County PD / Twitter.&nbsp;</p>

1 of 3 Suspects in Ambush Attack on New Jersey Detectives Arrested

August 20, 2018
The Camden County (NJ) Police Department said in a Tweet that they have captured one of the three men wanted in connection with the ambush attack on two plainclothes detectives.
<p>Code Enforcement Officer Jill Robinson. Image courtesy of&nbsp;West Valley City / Twitter.</p>

Utah Code Enforcement Officer Killed On Duty

August 13, 2018
A West Valley City, UT, code-enforcement officer was shot and killed on Thursday, and a house fire near where the woman's body was found is being investigated as arson.

Border Patrol Names Carla Provost to Lead the Agency

August 13, 2018
Carla Provost — who has been serving as acting chief of the Border Patrol — will take over as leader of the agency on a permanent basis, Customs and Border Protection announced on Thursday. Provost will become the first woman to lead the Border Patrol in its 94-year history.

New York Officer Leaps from Overpass to Save Boy

August 6, 2018
When Officer Jessie Ferreira Cavallo saw the boy jump from the overpass, she slammed her car into park, grabbed her first aid kit, ran to the railing, and leaped after him.

West Virginia Deputy's Facebook Post About Fight with Subject Goes Viral

August 1, 2018
Deputy Kristen Richmond of the Brooke County Sheriff’s Office posted on her Facebook page a lengthy description of a five-minute fight with "a 5’11, 195lb collegiate male athlete who was gooned up on an unknown drug" in the hope that it "serves as a swift kick in the [hindquarters] to a lot of cops." The post quickly went viral.
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