Make this page my home page
  1. Drag the home icon in this panel and drop it onto the "house icon" in the tool bar for the browser

  2. Select "Yes" from the popup window and you're done!

December 12, 2012
Print Comment RSS

SF police 'heroes' after saving abandoned baby

Woman gave birth on street and ran off; police performed CPR on infant

By Amy Hollyfield
ABC 7

SAN FRANCISCO — San Francisco police are investigating a bizarre birth on a Bayview street early today. The mother and infant are hospitalized right now. But, the baby might not have survived if not for some officers who worked quickly to save his life.

The fact that the homeless shelter inside the Providence Baptist Church was open at 2 a.m. may have saved a baby's life. It all started when a staff member heard the front door buzzer.

"They went to the door and there was a lady at the door covered in blood and she said she wanted to come in, but she didn't have anything with her at that time, so he went to let his supervisor know and called 911," said G.L. Hodge, Providence Baptist Church.

Full story: SF police help save abandoned newborn's life






PoliceOne Offers

P1 on Facebook

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Get the #1 Police eNewsletter

Police Newsletter Sign up for our FREE email roundup of the top news, tips columns, videos and more, sent 3 times weekly
See Sample
...