Heroes July 4, 2021
SEE IT: Hero cop saves man from burning car
A Michigan police officer wasted no time getting to a vehicle crash victim, pulling the stunned man out of his car as flames engulfed it. The incident took place on Interstate 94 in the northeastern Detroit suburb of Harper Woods, Fox 2 Detroit reported. It wasn’t clear what caused the rollover crash, but Officer Luke …
Heroes March 25, 2021
Med student stranded with flat tire saves woman from being taken to another state against her will: Reports
An Illinois man was arrested in Tennessee on Tuesday for allegedly taking a woman to another state against her will. Jauan Clay-Cartagena, 23, told WRKN that he was stuck on the side of Interstate 24 in Clarksville with a flat tire when Kyle Gosnell, 37, and a female passenger pulled over and offered to help. …
Heroes March 24, 2021
Hero officer killed during Colorado store shooting had 7 children, left posh job to help save lives
Officer Eric Talley, 51, was the first officer at the scene, running toward a gunman who opened fire inside a King Soopers store in Boulder, Colorado. He lost his life trying to save lives on Monday afternoon, but his memory will not be forgotten, loved ones said. CNN reports that Talley was the proud father …
Heroes March 21, 2021
SEE IT: Hero cop spots flames while on patrol, rescues elderly apartment resident
A New Jersey police officers are being hailed as heroes after he spotted flames coming out of a Sicklerville apartment while he were on patrol. Winslow Township Police Officer Jarel Ferren was seen on another officer’s body camera rushing to the apartment door, pausing to tie on a COVID-type facemask, and dropping low as he …
Heroes February 25, 2021
Officer dies trying to rescue girl who drowned in frigid pond after she saved her younger brother: Reports
Both siblings reportedly fell through the ice, but the teen girl was able to rescue her brother before she drowned
Heroes February 23, 2021
SEE IT: Florida girl, 13, saved from online perv in motel bedroom [VIDEO]
A Florida man is facing criminal charges after he was found on Thursday with a missing 13-year-old girl in a motel room, according to reports. Volusia police said in a statement that the girl’s grandmother stated she did not come home from school on Thursday and did not attend an afterschool basketball game. The Daytona …
Heroes February 18, 2021
Snowplow driver saves boy in pajamas, found wandering in subzero cold with no shoes or jacket
– A Wisconsin slow plow driver is being hailed a hero after saving a boy from the subzero cold.
– David Gerhke spotted the boy during the early morning hours on Friday. The boy was wearing no shoes and no jacket.
– The young boy told police he thought he was home alone because his mother was not there.
– The child’s mother was at work while he was being cared for by an aunt.
– Authorities gave Gerhke a certificate of appreciation for finding the child.
– “I’m so thankful. What are the odds that he would find him at that exact moment that he pretty much came outside?” the boy’s mother said.
Heroes February 16, 2021
‘A day I will never forget’: Hero city worker saves little girl in car with registered sex offender, says it changed his life [EXCLUSIVE]
A 10-year-old girl, who was the centerpiece of a Louisiana AMBER Alert, was found safe in St. Martin Parish on February 8. Sanitation worker Dion Merrick called police after he noticed a car matching the description and license plate of a vehicle listed in the AMBER Alert. Merrick, a father of two, said he saw …
Heroes February 11, 2021
SEE IT: Texas mom tackles man accused of peeping in daughter’s bedroom [Reports]
A Texas woman who caught a man peering through her 15-year-old daughter’s bedroom window later tackled the suspect as he attempted to evade police, according to reports. Phyllis Pena told KPRC that she returned home from the store at 7 a.m. on January 31 when she spotted suspect Zane Hawkins, 19, looking into her daughter’s …
Heroes February 10, 2021
Update: Two hero workers save girl from sex offender with previous ‘forcible rape’ charge on a child
Two Louisiana hero workers helped save a young girl from a man with a long history of failing to follow state rules for convicted sex offenders. As CrimeOnline previously reported, a 10-year-old girl who was the centerpiece of an AMBER Alert was found safe in St. Martin Parish on Monday. Sanitation worker Dion Merrick called …