Killer caught

Tracy Gilpin, the sister of Massachusett’s State Police Colonel Kerry Gilpin, went missing on October 1, 1986. She was found murdered 21 days later. She was just 15-years-old. Now Mass. State Police said Michael Hand, 61, of Troutman, N.C. (below) has been arrested in North Carolina in connection with the cold case. Col. Gilpin released […]

Officer killed

In Missouri, a police officer was killed while responding to a 911 call recently. Fallen Officer Christopher Ryan Morton had just come back on the job to replace another recently fallen officer in his department, officials said. Morton was killed by gunfire as he and two other officers responded to a 911 call at a […]

Saved an eagle!

In Florida, Gainesville Police officers and Alachua County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a call about an injured bald eagle the day after the Philadelphia Eagles won the Super Bowl. “Deputy Guzman got there and said that we had to go look and I agreed. We went into the woods with little hope but some and […]

Fatherless Christmas

One of the things you’ll hear first if you ask a cop what they don’t like about the job is the stuff about missing all the holidays and birthdays that civilians get to go to but cops frequently don’t. Christmas is especially difficult because cops, like most other people, would rather be celebrating with friends […]

Sgt. or Saint?

There’s more to the job than chasing bad guys and locking people up. In Arizona, Glendale Police Sgt. Jeff Daukus is the kind of guy that quietly makes a difference each and every day. He’s been a driving force in setting up community programs that help families, at-risk youth and local schools. Daukus has a […]

Fearless cop saves kid

In Michigan, a sheriff’s deputy is being called a hero after dashcam video shows him risking his life to pull a driver from a burning vehicle. The incident unfolded early last Sunday at around 2:30 a.m. in Orion Township, Michigan. The deputy saw the driver speed past him, according to a press release from the […]

Officers killed 2018

There have been six officers killed in 2018 so far. That’s compared to five officers killed during the same window last year. According to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund, which cited preliminary data from Jan. 1 – Jan. 25, 2018. Four officers have been killed by gunfire. Officer Chris Beaudion died after his […]