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Video Shows FL Officer Saving Woman from Sinking Car
Upon arrival he sprints to the water, asks another officer for a baton, then quickly jumps in the water. He repeatedly struck the driver’s side window until it smashed, then pulled the woman out as water rushed in.
November 30, 2022
BWC Video Shows IL Officers Rescue Child Who Fell Through Ice
Multiple officers deployed water rescue kits while two officers swam to save the drowning child and the adult female who was in the water. In a combined effort, officers were able to safely return to land with the child and the woman.
November 25, 2022
7 TX Officers Recognized as October NLEOMF Officers of the Month
“The quick response and recognition of the severity of the situation, and immediate action to pull the driver from the wreck was outstanding work,” says Marcia Ferranto, CEO of the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund. “This was a team effort where failure to act or delay in action could have led to a much different outcome."
November 22, 2022
BWC Shows KS Officers Pull Woman from Under Burning, Overturned Vehicle
Police responded to the accident just after 2 p.m. Monday and found the vehicle on fire with the woman trapped underneath. Her torso was under the vehicle and only the lower portion of her legs were exposed.
November 16, 2022
NY Cop on Vacation Rescues Woman with Broken Leg from Mountain
"My legs are buckling, they're shaking, but like I said, we had to do what we had to do," Officer Dave Mahibir says in describing the event.
November 3, 2022
NJ Officer Who Saved Woman from Fire Named NLEOMF Officer of the Month
Connors quickly rushed inside to find the 65-year-old woman in her wheelchair on the second floor. After almost 90 seconds inside the smoke-filled home, he located the woman and brought her to safety outside.
November 2, 2022
BWC Captures NY Troopers Rescuing Teen from Flaming Vehicle
Together, they acted quickly to pull a 17-year-old through the passenger’s side window and move him to safety moments before the entire structure became engulfed.
October 3, 2022
OH Cop Rescues Woman Stuck Upside Down at Gym
Police in Berea, OH, responded to a 24-hour gym after a woman became stuck upside down on a workout machine. She caught the entire adventure on video that is now reported to have more than 8 million views on TikTok.
September 5, 2022
BWC Video Shows TX Officers Pull Man from Burning Truck
“I saw the car was pretty much fully engulfed, then pretty quickly I learned that somebody was still inside,” says Stephens. ““Clearly there was still a window of opportunity to get that person out.”
August 17, 2022
Body-Worn Video Shows CT Officers Save Woman from Ledge
“We want the best for you right now and we want to make sure that you are okay,” one of the officers is heard telling the woman on the video. “So, if you need somebody to talk to, you can talk to me. If you want to stay quiet and relax a little, that’s fine too.”
August 16, 2022
Video Shows SC Officer Rescuing Woman from Wrecked, Burning Car
Field Training Officer Doug Richards came across the accident scene around 1:30 a.m. on I-26 after a truck and the car collided. He saw smoke and flames coming from the wrecked car’s engine compartment and responded with the fire extinguisher from his patrol unit.
July 20, 2022
NYPD Officers Save Woman Who Collapsed onto Subway Tracks
Authorities say the woman suffered a medical episode before she fell on the tracks Monday morning in Brooklyn. Two NYPD officers were walking slightly behind her when she collapsed.
June 23, 2022
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