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Ofc C Deuell – Norfolk Police Department
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Ofc C Deuell – Norfolk Police Department

On April 4th, 2016 I responded to an accident on Sewell’s Pt Rd where a car had pulled out in front of a motorcycle, causing an accident. A good Samaritan who saw the accident stopped, checked on the injured motorcyclist, called 911, and stayed on scene until paramedics and PDD arrived to make sure that…

W.L. Hoyle – Coolidge Police Department
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W.L. Hoyle – Coolidge Police Department

On October 16, 2015, while on patrol I decided to take a break at the local Subway restaurant. When approaching the cashier I learned someone had already paid for my meal. I spoke with “Nicole” and thanked her for her kindness. “Nicole” told me she lives for the pay it forward experience, and wants to…

Commander Rodney Smith – Coolidge Police Department
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Commander Rodney Smith – Coolidge Police Department

While sitting in the briefing room, I observed two of our records clerks walking by. They were pulling a cart of copying paper. I also observed officers engaged in conversation watching the records clerks struggling with the cart. An explorer who was speaking with me, excused himself from the conversation and went and assisted the…

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Officer Palevich — Norfolk Police Department

On December 15th I was dispatched to a call for service at 1300 Longdale Dr. #101 to recover a wallet. I spoke with Mr. Ron White, the residence of apt 101, who informed me the wallet was found in the parking lot of the complex. He was concerned due to it having the personal information…

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Officer T. Hardesty — Norfolk Police Department

On 1/12/16 at approximately 3:45 pm while on patrol I observed a U.S. Navy member at the intersection of Tidewater Drive and Virginia Beach Blvd. pushing a car out of the intersection by himself after the car had run out of gas. This is a very busy time for vehicle traffic at this time of…

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K. Boone — Norfolk Police Department

On Jan 2, 2016 I was dispatched to a burglary in progress when I w arrived on scene Mr. Hull was standing outside waiting for police to arrive to give an accurate description on the suspect. Mr. Hull stated that he believes to community should stick together and watch out for each other. Due to…

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Officer M. Pierce — Norfolk Police Department

On February 21, 2016, I pulled up behind two vehicles stopped on the side of the road, one behind the other. At first I thought there had been a minor accident, but then it became apparent that the first vehicle, a white van, was disabled. When I walked up to the van, I saw a…

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Officers W. Folscher and C. Allen — Norfolk Police Department

On March 10, 2016 officers from the department engaged the community with a basketball game at a local recreation center. The purpose of the game was to build positive relationships with the youth in the community and their families. There was an amazing turnout and three separate basketball games were played. Children ranging in ages…

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Corporal Melinda Wray – Norfolk Police Department

The Norfolk Police Department is joining the Actively Caring 4 People movement, and incorporating this great cause into its daily functions. As a spokesperson for the police department, I received a band from Bobby Kipper to help launch the program and witnessed something from an officer just a few hours after placing the band on…