Our mission is to honor the service and sacrifice of public safety heroes who give their lives in the line of duty - by caring for the loved ones they leave behind.
Photo of Wade Weston
Flight Paramedic
Wade Weston
Aircraft Accident
Sun, Aug 31st, 2008
Photo of Ralph Stott Jr.
Ralph Stott Jr.
Structural Collapse
Mon, Sep 30th, 2002
Photo of Charles P. Barmeier
Police Officer
Charles P. Barmeier
Gunfire (Intentional)
Thu, Nov 25th, 1915
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Our thoughts and prayers are with the men and women of the IU Health Lifeline Ambulance after one of their crews was involved in a crash during an emergency transport to Muncie. The crash occurred in in Blackford County just after 10:00 this morning. Multiple serious injuries have been reported.

EARLY REGISTRATION is now open for the 6th Annual Badge of Honor Benefit Benefit Run!

To be held in Poplar Bluff, Missouri, on Saturday, April 4, 2020, this very popular event benefits four charities, including Supporting Heroes, that support families of police officers, firefighters and EMS workers who fall in the line-of-duty.

Register to run a 5K, 10K, or a marathon at www.bohbr.com or by clicking the link below. Early registration pricing ends December 31.


Our survivors are enjoying a chilly day at the track as we honor heroes at First Responders Day at Churchill Downs.