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Watch: Kentucky Police Surprise 11-Year-Old Boy With New Basketball Hoop Mar 22, 2019

By: Catherine Townsend

The officers teamed up to get the rim for TiShawn, and surprised the boy with the gift in person as he got off the school bus.

Body Cam: Dramatic Moment Police Found Abandoned 'Baby India' In Plastic Grocery Bag Jun 26, 2019

By: Catherine Townsend

In the video, the officer can be heard talking to the newborn and trying to comfort her.

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!”

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 …

Texas Police Officers Rescue & Adopt Adorable Kittens Stuck Inside Car Bumper May 17, 2019

By: Catherine Townsend

The officers took them to a vet, who told them that the babies were around six weeks old.

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.

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.

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.”

6-Year-Old With Incurable Cancer Sworn In As Honorary Cop To Fight Her Disease Feb 15, 2019

By: Catherine Townsend

Abigail Arias has a type of kidney cancer called Wilms tumor.

Georgia Sheriff's Deputies Escort Slain Colleague’s Son To School Aug 16, 2019

By: Catherine Townsend

The son of Nicolas Dixon, a sheriff's deputy killed in the line of duty last month, received a special escort to his first day of …

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.”

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.

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.

'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 …

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 …

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.

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.

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.

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 …

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.

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.

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.

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 …

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.

Hero Rescue Dog Takes A Bite Out Of Would-Be Burglar, Is A Good Boy May 24, 2019

By: Catherine Townsend

Mark Slepian said he was alerted to a potential threat when his dog walker called to say someone had broken into his home.

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.

You Can Adopt Dogs That Flunked Out Of Service Training Because They Were 'Too Nice' Jan 11, 2019

By: Catherine Townsend

Mission K9 works to find older service dogs, while Freedom Service Dogs of America focuses on training shelter dogs to become serv …

Retiring FBI Agent Is Surprised By Man He Rescued As A Kidnapped Baby 22 Years Ago Aug 23, 2019

By: Catherine Townsend

Stewart Rembert was kidnapped when he was a newborn baby.

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 …