Good Samaritan

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Witness Jumps Into Action And Saves Stockton Girl From Suspected Kidnapper

Police say two men tried to kidnap a Stockton teen, but they didn’t get very far thanks to a Good Samaritan that took action.

11/04/2014

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Man Fatally Hit While Helping Motorist In Oakland

Oakland police have arrested a driver who allegedly struck and killed a man who had stopped to help a stranded motorist.

09/22/2013

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Good Samaritan Killed Helping Woman In Dixon Car Accident

A good deed turned deadly in Dixon after a man died helping a crash victim along the freeway.

04/18/2013

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Parents Of Stabbed Good Samaritan Meet Son’s Rescuers

Two good samaritans came to the aide of another good samaritan after he stepped in to stop an assault and ended up stabbed.

04/05/2013

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Sacramento Man In Coma After Being Stabbed 7 Times Trying To Help Kids

Police say a north Natomas man stepped in to help some children in an apparent attack and ended up being stabbed himself.

04/02/2013

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Stockton Good Samaritan Saves Officer Struggling With Suspect

The tables turned during a crime in Stockton when a citizen ended up saving a police officer.

03/08/2013

A Good Samaritan was hit while helping another driver on the freeway. (credit: CBS)

Man Hit While Trying To Give Aid To Driver Who Crashed On Sacramento Freeway

A Good Samaritan is in the hospital this morning after he was hit by a car while trying to help crash victims on a Sacramento freeway.

02/13/2013

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Sacramento Man Searches For Woman Who Pulled Him From Freeway Car Wreck

A Sacramento man who was seconds away from being crushed by a semi-truck is saved by a Good Samaritan.

07/27/2012

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Good Samaritan Witnesses Home Invasion, Saves Neighbor By Calling Police

Somewhere on Villa Juares Circle lives a mystery good samaritan. It’s a hero who likely saved the neighbor’s life with a simple phone call to cops.

06/28/2012

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Oakland Man Shot In Head While Feeding Homeless

Police say an Oakland, Calif., man is in grave condition after he was shot in the head while he and his family were giving food to a homeless man.

07/27/2011

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Good Samaritan Helps Family Of Six Escape Burning Home

A family of six escaped a burning home after a Good Samaritan saw flames and stopped to alert them.

04/28/2011