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Video: Texas Officer Stabbed 14 Times, May Lose Arm

April 30, 2015
Houston homicide investigators said Matthews tried to kill off-duty Houston Community College Officer April Pikes early Tuesday morning while she was working as a security guard at a Meyerland Walmart store. Customers stepped in to stop him.

Teacher Credited With Stopping Shooter at Washington High School

April 27, 2015
A popular teacher at North Thurston High school in Lacey, Wash., is being credited with stopping an active shooter on campus Monday morning.

Man Saved Miami Officer From Shooter

April 17, 2015

Thinking fast, Ramirez swerved his Dodge Caravan between the officer and the shooter, shielding the rookie officer. Then he opened the side door, pulled Officer Rosny Obas to safety, and sped off. More Here.

Video: Man Saved Miami Officer From Shooter

April 17, 2015
Thinking fast, Ramirez swerved his Dodge Caravan between the officer and the shooter, shielding the rookie officer. Then he opened the side door, pulled Officer Rosny Obas to safety, and sped off.

Video: Bus Passengers Assist State Trooper Under Attack

March 10, 2015
The video, shot from inside the bus, shows Taylor pinning Trooper Winans near a guardrail and punching her and pulling her hair. Passengers inside call on others to help.

Bus Passengers Assist State Trooper Under Attack

March 10, 2015

After a bus passenger started punching Ohio State Trooper Tressa Winans, other passengers came to the trooper's aid. More Here.

Arrested Teen Helps Fla. Officer Who Collapsed

January 13, 2015
A Florida teen who has often found himself on the wrong side of the law is now being hailed as a hero after he helped saved the life of a police officer who was booking him at the jail.

Video: Ohio Officer Under Attack Aided by Civilians

July 1, 2014
Officer Christopher Keene spotted 41-year-old Charles Cole just after 3 p.m. while Franklin police were searching the area for a suspect who had just burglarized a nearby home.

Ohio Officer Under Attack Aided by Civilians

July 1, 2014

Officer Christopher Keene spotted 41-year-old Charles Cole just after 3 p.m. while Franklin police were searching the area for a suspect who had just burglarized a nearby home. Read Full Story Here.

Truck Driver Honored for Helping Trooper Subdue Violent Suspect

April 24, 2014
By the time Welker and the trainee began walking back to their tractor trailer, the incident had escalated to the point where the man and the trooper were fighting on the ground in the middle of the parking lot.

Video: Civilians Help Philly Transit Officer Win Brutal Fight

March 18, 2014
When the train arrived, the man emerged - and charged the transit cop. Jones used his baton and pepper spray to no effect.

Civilians Help Philly Transit Officer Win Brutal Fight

March 18, 2014

A Philadelphia (SEPTA) transit officer was helped by civilians during a brutal fight with a much larger assailant. Read Full Story Here.

Investigation Uncovers Sex Scandal at Fla. Agency

July 2, 2013
A nearly three-month investigation into sexual misconduct at the Lakeland (Fla.) Police Department found that at least 10 officers inappropriately had sex or were engaged in sexually suggestive behavior with a female civilian employee during the past seven years.

Video: Second San Diego Cop Attacked, Bystanders Again Help

August 14, 2011
For the second time in a week, bystanders intervened to help a San Diego (Calif.) Police officer patrolling the Mid City Division, who was attacked by a man on a bicycle. The assault on Officer Kelly Doherty came less than a week after Officer Jeremy Henwood was assassinated by a suicidal man with a shotgun several blocks to the west.

Oregon Trooper Rescues Man with Head Pinned Under Truck

July 28, 2011
An Oregon State Police trooper patrolling an area he usually doesn't patrol rescued a man whose head was pinned under a pickup truck near Dorena Lake south of Eugene.

Virginia Nurse Helps Save Injured Officer's Life

July 17, 2011
Jessica Elliott, 37, left her GMC truck three cars back, called 911 and rushed into the intersection to help the fallen officer, who lay bloody and bruised.

Good Samaritan Pulls Detroit Sergeant from Burning Cruiser

July 7, 2011
A civilian Good Samaritan pulled a Detroit Police sergeant out of his burning cruiser this morning, after the officer lost control of the vehicle on Detroit's west side.

Motorist Helped Ohio Officer During Attack

December 16, 2010
Otto Coleman, 64, resisted and assaulted Dayton Police Officer Jonathan Seiter during a vehicle stop, before a passing motorist pulled over, exited her vehicle and began striking Coleman in the head until the officer could control the man.

Servicemen Help Stabbed California Sergeant Arrest Attacker

October 7, 2010
The three Marines and Army private who were about to be deployed to Afghanistan helped the sergeant get the 19-year-old man into custody. Police had responded to a call of a man "brandishing a sharp instrument and threatening citizens."
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