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Tennessee Officer Rams Wrong-Way Vehicle to Protect Motorists

April 2, 2015
On March 26, Officer Cliff Thompson made a split-second decision to crash his patrol car into a vehicle driven by Sandra Sharpe, 59, of Nashville, who was traveling south in a northbound lane on I-65 near Moores Lane, according to a Brentwood Police Department news release. More Here.

Video: Tennessee Officer Rams Wrong-Way Vehicle to Protect Motorists

April 2, 2015
On March 26, Officer Cliff Thompson made a split-second decision to crash his patrol car into a vehicle driven by Sandra Sharpe, 59, of Nashville, who was traveling south in a northbound lane on I-65 near Moores Lane, according to a Brentwood Police Department news release.

Wisconsin Officers Save Family from House Fire

March 5, 2015
"I immediately alerted dispatch and we exited our vehicle and began pounding and knocking on every door we could get to,” Gerbig said.

Video: Los Angeles County Deputy Awarded Medal of Valor for Off-Duty Rescue

February 16, 2015
Deputy Jenna Underwood-Nunez, who was five months pregnant, was off-duty and camping with her family when she “observed a boy struggling in the lake about 100 yards from shore,” a White House statement said.

Los Angeles County Deputy Awarded Medal of Valor for Off-Duty Rescue

February 16, 2015
Deputy Jenna Underwood-Nunez, who was five months pregnant, was off-duty and camping with her family when she “observed a boy struggling in the lake about 100 yards from shore,” a White House statement said. More Here.

Chicago Officer Rescues Man from Lake Michigan

January 19, 2015
A Chicago police officer rescued a man from Lake Michigan, just minutes before the man sank into the freezing water.

Massachusetts K-9 Receives State Valor Award for Protecting Handler

November 20, 2014
An Ashland, Mass., police dog Wednesday became the first dog to receive a state heroism award named for a Massachusetts state trooper killed in the line of duty, his handler said.

Pennsylvania Officers Rush to Rescue After Boy, 10, Shoots Self

November 18, 2014
As it turned out, Mackey, an officer in Folcroft, Pa., and Sharon Hill, Pa., officer Stephen Mummo may have saved the 10-year-old's life after they rushed to the shooting scene at a Darby Township auto-body shop.

New York Officer Saves Boy with CPR While Driving

October 6, 2014
Today, a 2-year-old boy is breathing normally again after some quick action by Sgt. Patrick Hildebrand and the boy's father, 20-year-old Matthew Morgan of Clermont. More Here.

Video: New York Officer Saves Boy with CPR While Driving

October 6, 2014
Today, a 2-year-old boy is breathing normally again after some quick action by Sgt. Patrick Hildebrand and the boy's father, 20-year-old Matthew Morgan of Clermont.

Video: North Carolina Officer Rescues Man from Burning Apartment

October 6, 2014
The footage shows Burch approaching the scene and putting his oxygen mask on preparing to battle the fire, when Waynesville Police Officer Zack Raymond sprints past him to grab a ladder. Officials say Raymond had spotted a man on the second floor screaming and banging at a window, unable to get out.

Video: North Carolina Officer Rescues Man from Burning Apartment

October 6, 2014
The footage shows Burch approaching the scene and putting his oxygen mask on preparing to battle the fire, when Waynesville Police Officer Zack Raymond sprints past him to grab a ladder. Officials say Raymond had spotted a man on the second floor screaming and banging at a window, unable to get out. More Here.

Texas Officer Saves Motorists from High-Speed, Wrong-Way Vehicle

September 16, 2014
Sharpen positioned his patrol SUV between the stopped traffic and the PT Cruiser that was reaching speeds of 100 mph. More Here.

Video: Texas Officer Saves Motorists from High-Speed, Wrong-Way Vehicle

September 16, 2014
Sharpen positioned his patrol SUV between the stopped traffic and the PT Cruiser that was reaching speeds of 100 mph.

Minnesota Trooper Named NLEOMF Officer of the Month

September 16, 2014
The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund has announced the selection of Trooper Brian Beuning of the Minnesota State Patrol as the recipient of its Officer of the Month Award for September 2014 for his rescue of a woman trapped by flood waters.

N.Y. Port Authority Officers Deliver Baby on the George Washington Bridge

September 15, 2014
A taxi pulled over and asked for assistance from Port Authority officers as a mother in the back seat was about to give birth.

Video: Michigan Officer Saves Choking Woman at Traffic Stop

August 12, 2014
Kalamazoo (Mich.) Public Safety Officer Jason Gates is being hailed as a hero after saving the life of a driver who was choking.

Michigan Officer Saves Choking Woman at Traffic Stop

August 12, 2014
Kalamazoo (Mich.) Public Safety Officer Jason Gates is being hailed a hero after saving the life of a driver who was choking. Read Full Story Here.

Video: Dozens of Officers Honored in Rhode Island Ceremony

August 4, 2014
Rhode Island State Police recognized 35 troopers, 8 federal agents, 11 municipal police officers and one civilian for life saving efforts, stopping crimes, and critical responses during a Friday afternoon ceremony in Providence.

Maine Officer Saves Elderly Motorist's Life at Traffic Stop

July 31, 2014
After a Kennebunk police officer pulled Gavin Falconer, 84, over for speeding, Falconer slumped over in his vehicle. He wasn't breathing and had no pulse.
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