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.
16-year-old Aaron Settles is battling Stage 4 cancer. His dream his whole life has been to be a police officer. The Rolla Police Department in Rolla, Mo. stepped in to try to give young Aaron a day that he would never forget.
A Long Island police officer and another person were killed after shooting erupted Tuesday morning during what a witness described as a routine traffic stop at the New York City limits on Long Island. (ABC7 Image)