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Minnesota Officer to Receive Bravery Award for Ending Stabbing Attack at Mall

April 6, 2018
Avon officer Jason Falconer shot and killed Dahir Adan in September of 2016. Adan had stabbed 10 people in the mall and advanced on Falconer.

HAIX Hero of the Month

April 2, 2018
Do you know a law enforcement officer who goes above and beyond the call of duty? Do you consider them a hero? We believe all heroes deserve to have their stories told, as well as a good pair of boots!

HAIX to Honor Law Enforcement "Hero of the Month"

April 2, 2018
The HAIX Hero of the Month program will be a feature on the Facebook Page of POLICE Magazine. Fellow officers, supervisors, community members in the jurisdiction the officer serves, and friends can nominate officers to be honored. A panel of judges will then consider each entry and nominate three officers to compete for HAIX Hero of the Month honors.

Off-Duty Florida Officer Helped Rescue Bridge Collapse Casualties

March 19, 2018
Mendez -- had she beaten that red light -- might have been one of the victims of the collapse, which killed at least six people. Instead, she was a both a witness and one of the first people to reach the injured in the critical moments after their trauma. More Here.

Video: Off-Duty Florida Officer Helped Rescue Bridge Collapse Casualties

March 19, 2018
Mendez -- had she beaten that red light -- might have been one of the victims of the collapse, which killed at least six people. Instead, she was both a witness and one of the first people to reach the injured in the critical moments after their trauma.

MN Officers Rescue Couple from Burning Home

January 5, 2018
Acting on instinct, Rieber raced in his patrol car and found a home ablaze with flames through the roof next to the chimney. A couple with health issues was sound asleep inside. More Here.

Video: MN Officers Rescue Couple from Burning Home

January 5, 2018
Acting on instinct, Rieber raced in his patrol car and found a home ablaze with flames through the roof next to the chimney. A couple with health issues was sound asleep inside.

Video: Milwaukee Officers Rescue Teens from Burning Car

December 28, 2017
Without gloves in single-digit temperatures, the two officers made the split-second decision to try to pull the two 16-year-old boys from the burning car, which was on its roof.

Milwaukee Officers Rescue Teens from Burning Car

December 28, 2017
Without gloves in single-digit temperatures, the two officers made the split-second decision to try to pull the two 16-year-old boys from the burning car, which was on its roof. More Here.

Chicago Officer Named CNN Hero of the Year

December 19, 2017
Maddox started Future Ties, a non-profit after-school program dedicated to helping kids who live in the Parkway Gardens housing complex in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood.

Video: Officers Who Took Down NY Subway Bombing Suspect Play Santa in Newark

December 18, 2017
The officers played Santa’s helpers just days after apprehending alleged bomber 27-year-old Akayed Ullah when he detonated a homemade explosive device in a pedestrian walkway under the Port Authority Bus Terminal during the height of Monday morning’s commute.

4 Port Authority Officers "Heroes" for Arresting, Controlling Bombing Suspect

December 12, 2017
"They engaged the suspect, who was on the ground, they handcuffed him, they saw wires, cellphone. They made a split-second decision to actually get on top of him and restrain him, and [Manfredini] actually removed the device off of his person before he could further detonate it," Nunziato said.

Off-Duty TX Detective Saved Lives by Shooting Road Rage Suspect, Police Say

December 4, 2017
The Burnet County (TX) Sheriff’s Office said the Austin Police Department officer – identified by APD Interim Chief Brian Manley Friday morning as a 19-year detective of the department – called 911 around 10:15 p.m. Nov. 30 to report he came upon a road rage incident while on the way home. The suspect, described by Manley as a 55-year-old white man, was firing on a vehicle with a family of three inside around eight miles east of Marble Falls.

NH Officer Saves Baby by Making Liver Donation

November 29, 2017
Lt. Steven Tenney of the Keene (NH) Police Department stepped up to save the day after hearing about Sloan's story on Facebook through his sister-in-law. He was tested, matched, and agreed to make the lifesaving donation. More Here.

Video: NH Officer Saves Baby by Making Liver Donation

November 29, 2017
Lt. Steven Tenney of the Keene (NH) Police Department stepped up to save the day after hearing about Sloan's story on Facebook through his sister-in-law. He was tested, matched, and agreed to make the lifesaving donation.

Video: San Francisco Officer Donates Kidney to Stranger, Saving 9 People

November 17, 2017
Cuthbertson, a mother of a 13-year-old girl, donated a kidney this week to a stranger, and in the process set off a chain reaction that made it possible for eight other people to receive lifesaving kidney transplants.

San Francisco Officer Donates Kidney to Stranger, Saving 9 People

November 17, 2017
Cuthbertson, a mother of a 13-year-old girl, donated a kidney this week to a stranger, and in the process set off a chain reaction that made it possible for eight other people to receive lifesaving kidney transplants. More Here.

Officer Injured in Pursuit Comes to Aid of Elderly Woman After Crash

November 15, 2017
A police chase in Oakland County, MI, ended early Sunday when the fleeing driver's car smacked into the side of a mobile home, knocking an elderly resident out of her TV chair, police said.

Congress Honors Officers who Stopped Baseball Practice Shooting

November 9, 2017
Congress on Thursday honored five officers who “ran toward the threat and stopped it” when a gunman opened fire on a congressional baseball practice in June, gravely injuring House Majority Whip Steve Scalise.

Video: NYPD Officer Hailed as Hero for Stopping Terror Suspect

November 1, 2017
New York City officials are hailing Officer Ryan Nash, 28, for shooting and apprehending the suspect accused of mowing down at least eight people with a rented truck in lower Manhattan on Tuesday.
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