June 14, 2020, Wickford/Essex county (UK): On morning patrol two officers of the Essex Police Basildon Community Policing Team, PCSO Grant and PCSO Edwards, discovered a distressed horse in a pasture. Upon closer investigation they realized she was actually giving birth. The officer’s stood by ready to help. The mare gave birth to a healthy boy given the moniker, Boris, by PCSO Brady. Facebook followers lauded the officer’s good deed.

Great work as always guys – LS
How lovely, i bet it made your day – CC
This bought tears to my eyes – thank you so much for being there – FK


(photos courtesy Essex Police – Basildon FB)