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Kind Cop Gives Boots To Barefoot Homeless Woman, Restores Our Faith In Justice
DePrimo said he felt he had no choice but to help the man in need at the time. ABC7 learned of the story when Selinger’s
Jeffrey Hillman, Barefoot 'Homeless' NY Man, Reportedly Has 30 Pairs Of Shoes, Spotted With Cash Wad: New York Post (VIDEO)
CBS New York recently went to Hillman's apartment in the Bronx and asked him about accepting the boots in the first place
True Homeland Security
Joanne Samuel Goldblum
CEO, National Diaper Bank Network
How do we scale up these wonderful, individual acts to create a society where it is unthinkable that frostbite is common among the homeless? Or better still: Where it is unthinkable that anyone
Should We Give a Homeless Man Shoes?
Rev. Paul Brandeis Raushenbush
Founding Executive Editor, HuffPost Religion, Senior VP, Auburn
What are we to make of the morality tale of giving the homeless man a pair of shoes when the man is not homeless, has an undesirable past and has apparently discarded the shoes?
Jeffrey Hillman, Barefoot Homeless Man Given Boots By NYPD Cop, Isn't Actually Homeless
"Shelter and a pair of shoes are a start,” Muzzy Rosenblatt, executive director of Bowery Residents Committee, told NBC New
Viral and Values
Global CEO at Y&R
New York City Police Officer Larry DePrimo offered a homeless man true human kindness -- basic goodness -- no strings attached, no dogma connected, no qualifications required or requested. Religions have been started with less.
Why New Yorkers respect the NYPD as New York's finest
Former Senior Writer for the
New York Daily News
Police officers and brass of smaller burghs take note: nowadays most New Yorkers show great respect to the NYPD. And not because they demand it with violence, bullying, or bossiness -- but because of officers like Larry DePrimo.
Boot-Buying NYPD Cop Larry DePrimo: 'I Had To Help' Homeless Man
Jennifer Foster, the tourist from Arizona who happened upon the moving scene, said she was so inspired by what she saw that
NYPD Cop's Good Deed Goes Viral
NYPD Policeman Larry Deprimo was caught on camera giving a new pair of boots to a homeless Manhattan man on a cold night. The image soon went viral.
Larry DePrimo, NYPD Cop, Buys Homeless Man Boots (PHOTO)
By Newsday, Newsday
As of late Wednesday, the photo had been shared 47,716 times, boosting subscribers to the department's 5-month-old page by
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