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 Karl Eugene Kelley
First Sergeant
Karl Eugene Kelley
Drowning (Accidental)
Fri, Apr 17th, 1998
Photo of John Compton
Heart Attack
Wed, Jan 26th, 1994
Photo of Edward A. Ankenbauer
Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Sun, Jan 5th, 1919
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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.

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