A K-9 hero in Utah, who was injured in the line of duty, received a Purple Heart over the weekend. Tess, a Belgian Malinois with the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, was shot this summer when she went after a carjacking suspect. The sheriff’s office posted an update on the K-9’s condition, saying, "Although Tess is still undergoing treatment and evaluation, she has been cleared to return to work in a light duty capacity. For now, she will be helping clear the drugs from our community."
President Donald Trump will award the Medal of Honor to Capt. Gary Rose on Monday for his heroic acts during the Vietnam War while serving as a combat medic. For more on this, check out our Instagram Stories.
The USS Constitution passed in front of the Boston skyline on October 20. The newly refurbished ship, nicknamed Old Ironsides, took its first spin since October 2014 to celebrate the 220th anniversary of the iconic vessel's maiden voyage.
Special Agents Crystal Griner and David Bailey jumped into action when a gunman opened fire at a Congressional baseball practice, striking Congressman Steve Scalise in June. Today, the U.S. Capitol Police officers were honored with the prestigious “Officer of the Year” award.