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<p>Cleveland County (OK) Sheriff&#39;s Deputy Kyle Turner risked jumping over downed power lines to save a man from this burning car. The deputy serves as a volunteer firefighter and has been trained in the dangers of downed power lines.</p>

Oklahoma Deputy Jumps Over Power Lines to Rescue Man in Burning Car

October 15, 2018
Deputy Turner said he did touch a power line, but he was jumping and both feet were off the ground or he would have been shocked. He’d recently attended an educational seminar on the danger of downed lines but said he wasn’t really thinking about the danger at the time.

Arizona Police Partner with Drug Counselors in Effort to Combat Opioid Crisis

October 15, 2018
Police in Pima County, AZ, have received a $1.4 million grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, as part of a collaboration aimed at taking a more holistic approach to dealing with people addicted to opioids.
<p>Images of students from the Forest Hill (MS) High School marching band&#39;s performance during a game against Brookhaven High School depicting the murder of police officers. Image courtesy of Mayor Joe Cox / Facebook.&nbsp;</p>

Mississippi Oversight Group Suspends High School Band for 'Performance' Depicting Killing Police

October 15, 2018
In the wake of uproar over a controversial performance in which the Forest Hills (MS) High School marching band was seen simulating the murder of police officers, the band has reportedly been suspended from further activities by the Mississippi High School Sports Activities Association.

California Highway Patrol Helicopter Crew, Police Apprehend "Peeping Tom" Suspect

October 15, 2018
A California Highway Patrol helicopter helped officers with the Concord (CA) Police Department take into custody a "Peeping Tom' suspect Friday night, according to KRON-TV.

Sessions Files Statement Opposing Chicago PD Consent Decree

October 15, 2018
According to the Chicago Tribune, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions filed n 11-page statement with the United States District Court stating that a proposed court order to reform the Chicago Police Department is an overly restrictive measure that could lead to increased crime.

Washington Agency to Add Suppressors to Patrol Rifles

October 15, 2018
Citing concerns over possible hearing loss for officers and civilians alike, the Spokane (WA) Police Department is putting suppressors on all of the department's 181 patrol rifles.

Oregon City Ordered to Pay Officer Fired for Controversial Facebook Posts

October 15, 2018
The City of West Linn, OR, must pay at least $100,000 in back pay to former officer Tom Newberry, who was fired last year for controversial Facebook posts.
<p>Officer Giovanni Esposito&nbsp;(Photo: Hillside PD/Facebook.</p>

Off-Duty New Jersey Officer Killed in Traffic Collision

October 15, 2018
Officer Giovanni Esposito was hired by the Hillside Police Department in November 2017 after graduating at the top of his class from the Essex County Police Academy, according to Chief Vincent Ricciardi.

Florida Fire Marshals Shoot, Kill Looter Attempting to Steal Police Car

October 15, 2018
A man suspected of looting in hurricane-ravaged Panama City, FL, was shot and killed after he attempted to steal a police car, according to WEAR-TV News.

Do You Know the Next HAIX Hero of the Month?

October 15, 2018
It's time for you to nominate the October HAIX Hero of the Month. Goodson was honored for his community service. Witzgall was honored for his work training fellow officers. Do you know officers who are performing equally heroic acts? If so, submit their nomination for the next HAIX Hero of the Month.
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