August 28, 2015 at about 6:36 P.m. Sgt. Keith Wrede was on the road after having left work and was flagged down by a motorist needing assistance. He stopped his vehicle to see what the problem was. Marc Hermanson, the motorist was frantic stating that he and Amanda Evanson were on the way to the hospital. Evanson was giving birth and the baby just had other plans than waiting to get to the hospital!
Encouraging young people to do their best in school is not easy, sometimes just helping them with self-esteem is a big boost. Wilmington Police may have found a way to do just that in conjunction with the American Beauty Academy in Pennsylvania.
Just another day in Maynardville, Tn. for a Sgt. on Patrol who happened to be in a local Establishment known as Mindy’s Pizza Parlor. But one that was memorable for a patron and her toddler.
When domestic abuse occurs people turn to the Police. In turn many displaced family members then turn to other members of family for assistance. But what if they can’t help or get there quick enough? Normally, the people looking for help are stuck. Unless there is someone who is really willing to go out of their way and be a good Samaritan. Thankfully it happened Thursday August 27, 2015 for one mother and her One year old daughter.
When you are lost, almost out of gas and your cell phone has no data left on it you start getting nervous. An important meeting in an unfamiliar area leaving Grace Atherton in these circumstances left her hoping for a break and it came in the form of a K-9 Officer named Ron Shelnutt and his partner “Kyto”.
In Livonia, Mi. the Police are on the look out for kids to hand out tickets to on the streets. Any child caught doing a good deed is subject to meeting a Police Officer from Livonia or Redford who is also on the look out for good kids in conjunction with 7-Eleven as summer draws to a close. The young kids who are seen by Officers will be giving a ‘ticket’ redeemable at local 7-Eleven stores.
Ernestina Ortiz was traveling with her two children and ended up stranded in Sacramento, Ca. without enough money to return home nor did she have enough money for lodging. Not knowing where to turn and fearing sleeping on the streets with her children she was lucky that Sacramento Police officer Edwin Nonog found them downtown and that Sacramento Police Cares.
On August 12th 2015 5 year old Jakeem Brown witnessed his mother Whitney Brown’s murder on the streets on North St. Louis, Mo. The child witnessed a double homicide that evening and has been staying with relatives since. But it is not only relatives that are concerned about the trauma that has been inflicted on the child.
Ruth Corbin who is 82 years old and lives in Louisiana was making literally perhaps the most important trip of her life during which what could go wrong did. She was on the way to see her 92 year old sister who was dying when she was involved in an accident. Leaving the car totaled she had rented in the regional airport she had flown into. Alone, stranded and several hours away from her destination she was naturally too upset to continue on with her somber errand.
The Dallas Morning News reported that a family of 4 were driving through the Oak Cliff area when their car was struck by gunfire from three individuals. One of the occupants of the vehicle a 4 year old child was struck in the leg with two bullets. The child’s mother attempted to halt the bleeding with a tee shirt but was unsuccessful. having knowledge of a large Police presence at a downtown event at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center the parents rushed in that area looking for officials for help.