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John Walsh’s Back-To-School Safety Tips For Kids & Parents Aug 12, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

Share these simple steps for protection — from family emergency plans to the buddy system to yelling, when necessary, “This is not …

Lost Girls Survived 44 Hours In The Woods By Drinking Rain & Thinking “Happy Thoughts” Mar 8, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

Leia Carrico, 8, and her sister Caroline, 5, said they put their 4-H wilderness training to good use.

Have You Heard Of Preteen Crime Journalist Hilde Lysiak? 5 Things To Know About Her Aug 22, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

How a kid with smarts, drive, and a self-published newspaper became the youngest member of the Society of Professional Journalists …

Indiana Police Department Asks For Cat Food Instead Of Cash For Parking Tickets Aug 9, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

Officers said they had the idea after visiting a local shelter in need of supplies, and that most donations came from people who d …

Firefighter Dressed As Christmas Elf Attacks Unsuspecting Pedestrians — With Pillows Dec 7, 2018

By: Aaron Rasmussen

Brendan Edwards “just wanted to spread holiday cheer” around Boston.

DNA Kit Helps Reunite Mom With Daughter She Thought Died At Birth Almost 70 Years Ago Dec 14, 2018

By: Aaron Rasmussen

The pair’s first meeting was a “bawlfest” and led to some exciting new revelations for both.

After Missouri Teen Shields Senior Citizen From Rain, Cop Treats Him To Dinner Sep 9, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

When a photo of the good deed went viral, the officer who shared it took the teen and his mom to Red Lobster.

Cruelty To & Abuse Of Animals Is On Track To Becoming A Federal Felony Jun 27, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

The Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture (PACT) Act is being sponsored in Congress by a Democrat and a Republican.

Kansas Man Wrongfully Imprisoned In 'Bizarre' Doppelgänger Case Awarded $1.1 Million Jan 17, 2019

By: Aaron Rasmussen

Richard Anthony Jones calls finding a new suspect and going free after 17 years behind bars “an overwhelming feeling.”

Helpful Massachusetts Cop Comes To Skunk's Rescue, Gets A ‘Stinky’ Reward Aug 30, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

Officer Dan McGinty's good deed led to “multiple showers,” according to police.

20-Year-Old Woman Raising 5 Siblings Gets Surprise From Sheriff’s Office — A New Car Apr 12, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

Samantha Rodriguez, who recently lost both parents to cancer, said, “You don't know how much this means to us!”

Man Acquitted After 19 Years Of Murder Of Married Lover; Husband & Nephew Charged Jan 31, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

Horace Roberts served 19 years for killing Terry Cheek; DNA freed him and led to new suspects.

Quincy Police Department Awards Championship Belt To 'Stone Cold Steve Opossum' May 31, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

After an officer rescued the stranded baby opossum last week, the Quincy PD reports he's “resting like a champ” — and they properl …

Sydney Police Reunite Homeless Man With His Missing Beloved Pet Rat Apr 19, 2019

By: Catherine Townsend

Chris and Lucy are well known to many residents and workers in the area who walk by the pair every day.

KC Chiefs' Jeff Allen Thanks Roadside Rescuer With AFC Championship Tickets Jan 18, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

Dave Cochran, who is homeless, added, “I just like to help people.”

Woman Spent 35 Years In Prison For Crime She Didn't Commit; Exonerated Through DNA Jan 31, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

How DNA from a cigarette butt proved Cathy Woods' innocence and led to a possible serial killer.

3 Inmates Outside Prison Walls Save Life Of Supervising Officer Suffering A Stroke Jan 4, 2019

By: Aaron Rasmussen

"There were so many other options they could have taken," noted law enforcement in Bladen County, North Carolina.

Utah Police Dog Sniffs Out 'Missing' Boy — At The Bottom Of His Sister’s Sleeping Bag Jul 26, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

When a mom couldn't find her young son, hero dog Beau just followed his nose — fast.

Delphi Families Have Raised $50,000 To Build Memorial Park In Honor Of Abby & Libby Jul 19, 2019

By: Catherine Townsend

The families have said that they hope that the memorial will appeal to those who appreciate the arts and athletics, which were thi …

Cop Gives Bullied Boy A Ride To School, Calls For Backup To Celebrate His Birthday Apr 8, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

After no one showed up for the party, Grand Rapids' finest arrived to turn it into what the boy called “the best birthday ever!”

Florida Woman's Loyal Dogs Caught On Video Saving Her Life When She Has Stroke Feb 8, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

Maureen Hatcher's doorbell camera captured the moment when her pets saved their owner's life.

Caught on Video: Coyote Scares Off Would-Be Car Thief Outside California Home May 3, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

The man can be seen attempting to break into a vehicle, but once the coyote shows up, he turns into a real roadrunner.

Good Samaritans Thwart Man's Attempt To Kidnap Little Girl He Stalked & Threw In Car Dec 18, 2018

By: Aaron Rasmussen

“No way in the world was I going to let him leave,” said hero Alex Salas.

We're Serving Up The Recipe To A Perfect 'A Very Kenda Christmas' Party Dec 22, 2018

If you love Lt. Joe Kenda from Homicide Hunter and pizza and Christmas ... this is the perfect Christmas recipe for you.

Suspected Cat Burglar Turns Out To Be An Actual Cat, Cops Say Sep 13, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

A Florida feline mistook for a thief reportedly got “detained” by police, who then located and contacted his owner.

Florida Police Launch Operation Secret Santa & Hand Out $100 Bills Instead Of Tickets Dec 21, 2018

By: Aaron Rasmussen

Cops in Florida went on a special mission to spread holiday cheer in the community they serve.

Cop Responding To Complaint About Young Girl’s Birthday Party Joins In, Adds To Fun Sep 19, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

A neighbor called the police over alleged noise; a deputy showed up with smiles and high-fives.

Kim Kardashian West Aims To Become A Lawyer Without A Law Degree—How Does That Work? Jun 24, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

California is one of four U.S. states where apprenticing with attorneys can qualify a candidate to take the bar exam; Kardashian W …

Cyntoia Brown's Life Sentence For Murder Commuted, Wins August Release Date Jan 15, 2019

By: Aaron Rasmussen

“My hope is to help other young girls avoid ending up where I have been,” she says of life post-prison.

'Superhero' Cop Caught On Tape Playing Dolls With Nervous Kids During Gas Scare Feb 22, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

While emergency crews investigated the leak, which was ultimately deemed not a threat, Officer Fleming made sure the kids were saf …