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.
As infuriating as it may be, many agencies don’t outfit their officers with body armor, causing officers to choose between buying proper ballistic protection and putting food on the family table - Full Story
This is a story of two vehicle stops conducted on a single offender with murder on his mind. One resulted in an officer’s slaying, the other did not. What were the differences that made the difference? - Full Story
Officer Manny Espinoza utilized his department's recent CPR training to save an unconscious woman who was left crumpled on the side of the road by fellow drug users. (Telegraph Image) Just part of the job