June 26, 2022

Off-Duty EMT Saves Choking Toddler: ‘Right Place at the Right Time’

An off-duty EMT worker was enjoying time with loved ones at a restaurant in Clay, New York, when an emergency occurred. A mother began screaming her three-year-old daughter was choking and Dannielle Binns, who has been an EMT with Western Area Volunteer Emergency Service (WAVES) and TLC for several years, immediately took action, Syracuse.com reported…

Washington police officer shot after trying to stop burglary while off-duty

An off-duty police officer in Puyallup, Washington was shot in the abdomen and suffered “very serious” injuries as he tried to stop a burglary in progress while on a morning jog Sunday, Puyallup Police Chief Scott Engle said.  “This was a very close call, a very close call, and we’re very fortunate that the officer’s […]

Texas crash kills off-duty cop, injures family members; suspect facing DUI charges: reports

An off-duty Texas law enforcement officer was killed and three family members were injured Saturday in a suspected DUI crash in Tarrant County, according to reports. The officer was identified as Detective Alejandro “Alex” Cervantes of the Euless Police Department.  One injured adult was in critical condition at John Peter Smith Hospital while two children […]

‘He’s a Hero’: Off-Duty Cop Who Shot Minnesota Attacker Is a Competition Shooter, NRA Member

The off-duty police officer responsible for shooting the Minnesota mall attacker over the weekend is a competition shooter and a member of the National Rifle Association. Jason Falconer shot and killed 22-year-old Somalian Dahir Adan when he went on a slashing spree in Crossroads Center Mall, which forbids patrons from brandishing “firearms or illegal weapons.” […]

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