On the Police Heroes topic page we not only remember those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in the mission to protect their communities, but we also recognize the many moments of heroism that all too often go unnoticed by the public or the mainstream press.
Retired San Diego Sheriff’s Capt. Leland McPhie turned 100 years old Monday, and his old department did not miss the chance to celebrate the remarkable birthday at the Sheriff’s Museum. Watch this retrospective on his life filmed on his 99th birthday.
When people ask Frank Pobjecky — a deputy for the Winnebago County (Ill.) Sheriff's Department and a candidate for Sheriff — how someone so young can be Sheriff he answers "I have had experiences which have matured me beyond my years." - Full Story