We all know it's the police department's duty to protect and serve, but what is often forgot are the small acts of protection that police provide – even ensuring the safety of animals.
This mother duck and her nine ducklings were trying to cross a busy street in St Andrews, Scotland, when two police officers stopped traffic to assist them. It's an amusing scene, but it's also a testament to the good-natured intentions of these police officers. See the video of their kind act below.
Here's 24 random acts of kindness that will make your heart smile.