Cops take care of 5 children after mom hospitalized

Photo credit: Politie Eindhoven
Photo credit: Politie Eindhoven
A photo of two police officers inside a kitchen in the Netherlands has gone viral. The Eindhoven police officers had responded to the home where a mother of five was suffering from severely low blood pressure.
When she was rushed to the hospital via ambulance, the children were left alone.
The officers decided to make the children a meal and watch them until someone came home to take over.
The police posted the photo. One of the officers is seen doing the dishes.
The Facebook post reads:
“The other side of police work”
Last week our colleagues got an alert in Woensel-Noord. An ambulance had to attend to a woman who was suffering from a hypo, her blood sugar was way too low. The woman was driven to the hospital for monitoring but there were five young children in the home.
Because the policemen had some time to wait before they could hand the kids over to someone and the kids hadn’t eaten yet, the officers made them something to eat.
Our colleagues made them egg sandwiches and some fruit, and they made sure to do all the dishes afterwards.

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Posted by Politie Eindhoven on Friday, November 13, 2015


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