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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 …

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 …

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.

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 …

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.

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.

Texans Vote To Allow Cops To Adopt Police Dogs, Horses Nov 15, 2019

By: Mike McPadden

Proposition 10 permits police officers to continue caring for their partners in crime after the animals are retired.

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!”

A Baaad Commute: Police Officer Rescues Baby Sheep From New York Freeway Nov 14, 2019

By: Catherine Townsend

The lamb has been given a new name – Petunia — and a second shot at life.

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!”

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 …

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.”

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.”

Dad Flies Around The Country On Flight Attendant Daughter's Route To Spend Christmas With Her At 30,000 Feet Dec 28, 2018

By: Catherine Townsend

The touching story of a father who booked flights on Christmas Eve so that his daughter, who was working as a flight attendant, wo …

Get Ready For Red Flags, a New Podcast by ID Nov 20, 2020

A red flag warns of danger but it also shows us where to look for solutions.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 …

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.

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.

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 …

'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.

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!

Kids Draw Stick Figure Sketches Of 'Bad Guy' To Help Catch Suspect Aug 15, 2019

By: Catherine Townsend

Connecticut police are sharing graphic sketches from young witnesses to a motorcycle crash.