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Heroic Boston Officer Recalls Marathon Bombing Response

April 15, 2014

He was just feet from the finish line, on-duty at the time, working crowd control, when the first bomb went off. Read Full Story Here.

Off-Duty Oregon Officer Rescues Two Men From Burning Vehicle

March 31, 2014
Off-duty Washington County Sheriff's corporal Cheryl Crecelius rescued two men from a burning vehicle after she arrived upon the scene Saturday night in rural Washington County near Gaston, Ore.

Texas Officers Save Driver from Burning Car

March 27, 2014
Three Fort Worth, Texas, patrol officers responding to a major traffic accident pulled a driver out of a burning vehicle involved in a crash on Northwest Loop 820 early Thursday.

Video: Beach Officers, Bystanders Rescue Kids After Mom Drives into Daytona Surf

March 6, 2014
Volusia County (Fla.) Beach Patrol officers helped rescue three children Tuesday after their pregnant mother drove her van into the surf.

A Hollywood Lesson in Heroes

March 6, 2014
And so I sat down and waited for highlights of hero-celebrating fare, looking forward to clips of "End of Shift," "Ladder 49," and "Backdraft." I figured I'd maybe catch a glimpse of a pre-"Cheers" Ted Danson in the role of ill-fated LAPD Officer Ian Campbell in "The Onion Field."

Beach Officers, Bystanders Rescue Kids After Mom Drives into Daytona Surf

March 6, 2014

Volusia County (Fla.) Beach Patrol officers helped rescue three children Tuesday after their pregnant mother drove her van into the surf. They were assisted in removing the children from the vehicle by civilians who were on the beach. Read Full Story Here.

Fla. Trooper, Miami Officer Save Man After Crash

February 24, 2014
A Florida Highway Patrol Trooper, with the help of a Miami Beach police officer, saved a man’s life Saturday after responding to a single-car crash and finding the man without a pulse and not breathing.

Video: Ala. Officer Rescues 2 from Burning House

February 3, 2014
“I couldn’t see because there was so much smoke. She was just kind of standing over him, I guess like a protective mom, but they were both screaming,” Wallace said. “I just kind of picked her up and carried her outside, and I just kind of picked him up off the floor like a sack a potatoes.”

Ala. Officer Rescues 2 from Burning House

February 3, 2014

Thursday night Officer Jeremy Wallace of the Dothan (Ala.) Police Department responded to an emergency dispatch call of a fire at a home. Wallace was the first of emergency personnel on the scene of the fire and pulled two people from the burning house. Read Full Story Here.

Video: Mass. Officer Helps Rescue Man from Burning House

January 30, 2014
That’s when Farrington and Deputy Fire Chief John McGinnis ran into the home and carried the man down a flight of stairs and outside.

Mass. Officer Helps Rescue Man from Burning House

January 30, 2014

Farrington and Deputy Fire Chief John McGinnis ran into the home and carried the man down a flight of stairs and outside. Read Full Story Here.

Albuquerque Police Rescue Woman from Burning Car

January 23, 2014

An Albuquerque police officer was treated for burns after he and two other officers pulled an injured woman from a burning car after it crashed into a pole Sunday. Read Full Story Here.

Fla. Officer Saves Bridge Jumper

January 20, 2014
Cerniglia yelled out to Lt. Jeremy Giddens: "Jeremy, take the meeting. I'm going to the bridge."

Video: Tulsa Officer Catches Baby Tossed from Apartment Fire

January 6, 2014
A Tulsa, Okla., officer caught a baby that was dropped to him from a balcony as residents desperately tried to escape the smoke and flames shooting from an apartment fire early this morning.

Tulsa Officer Catches Baby Tossed from Apartment Fire

January 6, 2014

A Tulsa, Okla., officer caught a baby that was dropped to him from a balcony as residents desperately tried to escape the smoke and flames shooting from an apartment fire early this morning. Read Full Story Here.

Video: Illinois Officers and Civilian Save Man from Burning SUV

December 2, 2013
One's a suburban police officer, the other a retired officer and the third wants to be a cop. They all had the same thought when they came upon an SUV in flames after a crash on the Stevenson Expressway near Darien, Ill.: Get the driver out.



Video: N.J. Officer Rescues Driver from Burning Truck

December 2, 2013
A Cape May, N.J., police officer pulled an unconscious man from his burning pickup truck last week and likely saved his life.

llinois Officers and Civilian Save Man from Burning SUV

December 2, 2013

One's a suburban police officer, the other a retired officer and the third wants to be a cop. They all had the same thought when they came upon an SUV in flames after a crash on the Stevenson Expressway near Darien, Il.: Get the driver out.

 Read Full Story Here.

N.J. Officer Rescues Driver from Burning Truck

December 2, 2013

A Cape May, N.J., police officer pulled an unconscious man from his burning pickup truck last week and likely saved his life. Read Full Story Here.

Ohio Trooper Rescues Man Before Van Explodes

November 12, 2013
An Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper is being credited with getting an 86-year-old man out of his van shortly before it caught fire and exploded.
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