9-1-1 Dispatcher Becomes Hometown Hero, Saves Little Girl With Simple Code

Angie Rivera is a 12 year veteran police dispatcher. For over a decade she has helped those on the other end of the phone feel safe and talking them through the chaos while help arrives to the scene.
Fox
Fox
Besides having a killer maternal instinct Angie knows, like most of us should, the best way to deal with a dangerous situation is to remain calm.
Little Things
Little Things
However, an equally intelligent Doyin, 15, living in Chula Vista, CA was home alone when she heard intruders breaking into her home. Their paths crossed when Doyin found herself in danger.
San Diego Magazine
San Diego Magazine
Her parents were both at work when her security alarm system went off after the doorbell rang a few times. She heard voices outside her front door, it was the middle of the day, 12:59 to be exact.
Simply Stamps
Simply Stamps
Doyin was quick on her feet, she grabbed the phone and took off her shoes to minimize the noise she made while running upstairs to safety. Her increased heroism only gets better.