Police officers genuine heroes
Published 02/22/2009, Mahnomen, Minn.
We often forget that every day countless police officers heroically put their lives on the line to keep our communities safe. Working the graveyard shift at a 24-hour gas station has rewarded me with opportunities to meet these heroes and heroines, and the chance to offer them refreshments or a spot to sit and take a break when they need it. In return, they are quick to respond when their help is greatly needed, and Chris Dewey is one of these heroes.Word count: 250
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