Brookhaven Officer with stomach cancer brought to tears by incredible suprise

A Brookhaven police officer battling stomach cancer got an incredible surprise Monday. Channel 2’s Wendy Corona first did a story on Officer Joel Coward in December.Coward was diagnosed with Stage 3 stomach cancer last year. Doctors said he has a tumor the size of a grapefruit inside. Coward has been undergoing chemotherapy ever since. Source:…

Charity pays off mortgages for family of fallen Dallas officers

A New York-based charity raised money to pay off the mortgages for the widows of two Dallas police officers who were killed in July. Inside a conference room at the Dallas Police Association, Emily Thompson and Heidi Smith both received some much needed good news. Smith stood with her two daughters as she accepted the gift….

Bearded brotherhood: Rochester police forego shaving to raise $$ for charity

Six Rochester police officers have paid $100 each to make a hairy move: growing beards in the month of November. They are participating in “No Shave November”, a web-based non-profit organization devoted to “growing” cancer awareness and funding cancer research. In their case, the donations are going to Home Base, a Red Sox Foundation and…

Charity hockey game for injured Atlantic City officer

First responders in Atlantic City hit the ice Saturday night to raise money for a police officer injured in the line of duty.The Atlantic City Guns and Hoses team took on the Blue Knights of the Camden County Police Department.Proceeds from ticket sales benefited Officer Josh Vadell and his family.Officer Vadell’s wife and three daughters,…

MNPD Talent Show Raises Money For Local Charity

Source: News Channel 5 Members of the Metro Nashville Police Department put on the dancing shoes and warmed up their vocal pipes for the 10th annual Law Enforcement Talent Showcase. The talent show raises money each year for the Nashville Children’s Alliance, and officers took off their badges for the night to make sure and…

Officers climb to roofs of donut shops for charity

Source: WLUK Law enforcement officers are through the roof trying to make a difference for Special Olympics. Cop on a Rooftop took place Friday with officers on the rooftops of 46 Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants across the state. The mission is to heighten awareness and raise money for the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics…

St. Paul Police Play Basketball for Charity

Source: KSTP / Nate Lending The St. Paul Police Department played a charity basketball game Friday night at Humboldt High School. Officers took on the community organization Teens Networking Together (TNT). Police say they won by 1 point. The $500 raised will be split between the St. Paul Police Foundation and TNT. READ MORE…

Deputy provides clothing for homeless in Pompano Beach

Source: WSVN / Nicole Linsalata A bystander who saw a South Florida deputy doing a good deed was moved by his actions, and caught it all on camera. Security guard William Simmons was walking to his shift at a shopping plaza in Pompano Beach when he saw a Broward Sheriff’s Office deputy who was dealing…