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Honoring Southern California's everyday heroes

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 07:07 PM PDT

4OurHeroes: K9 Helping Kids

4OurHeroes: K9 Helping Kids

The newest member of the K9 Police Department is being labelled a hero for his service helping children with disabilities. Kathy Vara reports for NBC4 News on Friday, August 17, 2018.

Friday, Aug 10, 2018 at 07:58 PM PDT

Heard but Never Seen, the Voices Behind 911

Heard but Never Seen, the Voices Behind 911

The heroes being honored are heard, rarely ever seen but are always ready to answer the call when help is needed during an emergency. They are the voices behind 911.

Friday, Aug 10, 2018 at 06:25 PM PDT

4OurHeroes: 911 Operators' Unseen Heroics

4OurHeroes: 911 Operators' Unseen Heroics

The voices behind 911 are heard, rarely ever seen but are always ready to answer the call when help is needed during an emergency. NBC4 meets the operators behind the 911 phone calls in this weeks 4OurHeroes....

Friday, Aug 3, 2018 at 06:35 PM PDT

LA County Sheriff's Air Rescue Deputies Save Hiker From Palm Springs Cliff

LA County Sheriff's Air Rescue Deputies Save Hiker From Palm Springs Cliff

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Special Enforcement Bureau responded to an urgent "mutual aid request" and performed a daring rescue of a stranded hiker from a narrow canyon. Kathy Vara reports for...

Friday, Aug 3, 2018 at 08:45 PM PDT

LA County Sheriff's Deputies Perform Daring Air Rescue

LA County Sheriff's Deputies Perform Daring Air Rescue

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department has an elite air rescue team that responds to roughly 300 calls per year, making them the busiest unit in the country.

Friday, Jul 27, 2018 at 06:35 PM PDT

Meet the Volunteer Group Who Saved an Injured Donkey

Meet the Volunteer Group Who Saved an Injured Donkey

Remember the donkey who was found with an arrow in its head? Well, meet the volunteer group who aided in its rescue. Kathy Vara reports for NBC4 News at 4 p.m. Friday, July 27, 2018.

Friday, Jul 27, 2018 at 08:24 PM PDT

Meet the Volunteers Who Rescued a Donkey Shot by an Arrow

Meet the Volunteers Who Rescued a Donkey Shot by an Arrow

Rescuers caught their first glimpse of the donkey wounded by an arrow on July 18. The animal was able to elude animal services until being successfully captured on Tuesday.

Friday, Jul 20, 2018 at 10:04 PM PDT

Youth Soccer Referee Provides Life-Saving Assist

Youth Soccer Referee Provides Life-Saving Assist

A referee was enjoying a must-needed break on a timeout during a youth soccer game in Claremont last April. His break abruptly ended, however, when he was needed to assist an eight-year-old boy who was...

Friday, Jul 13, 2018 at 06:03 PM PDT

Good Samaritans, First Responders Save Canyon Country Jumper

Good Samaritans, First Responders Save Canyon Country Jumper

Good Samaritans stepped up to help deputies and firefighters save a man who was threatening to jump from a bridge in Canyon Country Monday evening.

Friday, Jul 13, 2018 at 05:59 PM PDT

Good Samaritans Help Stop Man From Jumping Over Bridge

Good Samaritans Help Stop Man From Jumping Over Bridge

Good Samaritans step in to help save a man who was attempting to jump off a bridge in Santa Clarita. Kathy Vara reports for NBC4 News on Friday, July 13, 2018.

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