FULL LIST OF Heroes RESULTS
With Honor and Respect to Law Enforcement Officers Who Have Given Everything–
The names of more than 20,000 United States law enforcement officers are carved into the walls of The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in Washington D.C. This year, 273 names will be added. In 1962, President Kennedy designated May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day and the week in which that date falls as Police Week. National Police Week draws thousands of survivors, family members and supporters annually to mourn those who lost their lives upholding the Thin Blue Line. As we remember those who have given everything — the utmost symbol of heroism, selflessness and honor — we commit ourselves to life and will do everything to protect those who defend it. Enough.
P1 Roll Call: Cop shot in face still hunts gunman, Cop saved by charger–
This week, Dave Smith discusses the officer who was miraculously saved by her cell phone charger, an officer-involved shooting found justified after a man at a traffic stop grabbed his gun, and another Not Today moment.
Pa. cop risks life to save other cop, awarded at IACP–
Trooper Timothy Strohmeyer diverted attention away from an officer in danger and was fired upon 8 times.
Police Rescue Kidnapped Woman from Car–
A Dallas woman is recovering after being beaten and kidnapped at gunpoint after leaving an office party in downtown Dallas. The incident occurred last Thursday around 11 p.m. in the 2000 block of Bryan Street. Police say Charles Lewis Black snuck up behind the 25-year-old woman and started hitting her with a gun and forced her into her Lexus. People who saw the attack called 911 and police eventually found the car more than 30 miles away in Kaufman. Black was arrested and faces an aggravated kidnapping charge. The woman suffered minor injuries.
Mo. cop grabs bridge jumper by ankles–
The suicidal man hurled his body over the overpass, which hung about 60 feet above the highway.
Albuquerque cop helps out hungry family–
Once the officer calmed the fight, he went out and bought groceries for the needy family.
Calif. cop rescues woman from burning car–
Officer Armando Rodriguez assured the woman she would be okay as he got her out of the flaming vehicle.
The most likeable officer–
This police officer has a record number of filed complaints: zero.
Officer saves mother and child at Kenya mall–
Amazing footage of a police officer saving a mother and child during the Kenya mall attack.
Police save second bridge jumper–
Police in New York talked a man off of a beam on the Verrazano Bridge just days after another man jumped.
Police build house for elderly woman–
Police in Jamaica help build a house for an elderly woman in their community.
Boy donates savings to police–
An 11-year-old boy has donated his savings of $10.03 to police in Greenfield, Wis. in honor of the anniversary of 9/11.
Texas cops rescue kidnap victim, arrest abductor–
Police arrested a man on suspicion of kidnapping after pulling him over and finding a panicked woman in the back of the vehicle.
Police officer rescues kitten from garbage–
Toronto police officers rescued a days-old kitten from a garbage can.
12 dead in Navy Yard shooting–
At least one gunman opened fire inside a building at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday morning, and officials said six people were killed and at least four were wounded, including a law enforcement officer.
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