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'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 …

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.

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.

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.

Cop Pulls Teen Over & Instead Of A Ticket, Gives Him A Ride To A Job Interview Apr 26, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

Officer Roger Gemoules stopped Ka'Shawn Baldwin, but instead of writing him a ticket, he personally made sure the teen made it to …

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.

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.

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.”

Cop Pulls Over Mom For Running Stop Sign; Teaches Her Teen Son How To Tie His Tie Sep 27, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

Video of the Utah teen's roadside dressing lesson has reportedly gone viral.

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.

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 …

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 …

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.

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!”

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.

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.”

True Stories Of Good Neighbors Who Helped Catch Suspected Crooks & Fight Crime 7 Photos

By: Mike McPadden

Check out these heroic examples of real-life neighbors who helped police close a missing person case, stop alleged serial burglars …

'I Married My Rescuer': 9 True Stories Of Survival Turning To Romance 9 Photos

By: Mike McPadden

Real-life couples who met when one snatched the other from doom — and, from there, love bloomed.

Watch: Thief Robs Woman At ATM, Returns Cash After Seeing Her Empty Bank Account Mar 27, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

Security cameras captured the crime that turned into an unexpected act of kindness.

'Job Well Done!' Hero Dog Rescues Missing Kids, Gets Ice Cream Reward Mar 29, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

K9 Unit deputy Bane sniffed out two lost eight-year-olds and led them back to safety.

Julian Edelman Surprises Girl Bullied For Playing Football With Super Bowl Tickets Feb 1, 2019

By: Catherine Townsend

When the Patriots heard Dejah Rondeau's story, they brought her to Foxborough, where she toured the trophy room and shook hands wi …

Good Boy! Rescue Dog Is Hero After Saving 3 Little Girls From Possible Abduction May 10, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

Adopted hound mix Edgar reportedly scared off a stranger who was in their home and confessed to kidnapping a toddler down the stre …

Cops Who Care: 10 Times Officers Went Above & Beyond To Help In Their Communities 10 Photos

By: Mike McPadden

The following stories salute law enforcement officers who protect and serve in unexpected and inspiring ways, who bring hope to a …

15 Holiday Gift Ideas for Your Favorite True Crime Fan 15 Photos

By: Christine Colby

Stumped on what to buy the true crime addict in your life? Our list of 15 gift options will help you discover the perfect present!

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 …