Dakota Smith, a senior and varsity tackle at Clarksville High School in Arkansas was set to graduate on Friday, May 15th. All the usual preparations were made, a red gown and mortarboard were purchased, family and friends received invitations to see him awarded with the diploma that he had earned . But on the morning of the 15th, Dakota and his family were shattered by the news that his dad,, a reserve deputy with the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office had lost his life in an heroic exchange of gunfire with a burglary suspect.
Back in January, a Dover, Delaware police officer went viral after footage of him singing along to Taylor Swift‘s “Shake It Off” began floating around the internet. Well, if you enjoyed Officer Jeff Davis’ Swiftie musical stylings before, you’re in for a real treat.
Two Mesquite police officers saved a man from a burning car early Sunday.
Officers Ryan Nielson and Autumn Soto arrived at the scene of a one vehicle crash on the service road of Interstate 30 and Edgebrook Drive about 4:10 a.m. Sunday.
Police dashcam video released by Mesquite police showed the SUV already on fire when officers got to the wreck.
Olcott said he sprang into action to rescue the woman, putting his own life at risk.