TODAY'S PAPER
22° Good Morning
22° Good Morning
OpinionLetters

Letter: Officer put himself in harm’s way

Officer put himself in harm’s way

I would like to acknowledge Police Officer Joseph Verdi [“Cop shields traffic, takes crash impact,” News, Jan. 29]. This was an act of bravery.

When Verdi received a call that a vehicle, driven by an alleged drunken driver, was heading the wrong way on Sunrise Highway, he did what he swore to do when he took an oath to protect us: put himself in harm’s way.

This officer, with the help of an alert and concerned citizen calling 911, likely saved lives.

Catherine Kropf Harris

Levittown

Comments

We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.

Columns