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On Monday June 10, 2013, Kim Stritzinger - Public Safety Dispatcher III / Public Educator, representing the Harford County Department of Emergency Services presented a Gold 911 to 10 year old Jack Dempsey after we received the following nomination for his heroism and bravery. The nomination read: “Dear Mr. Craig, Today one of my great friends lost her father to a massive heart attack. This morning, her ten year old son, who is also one of my son's best friends, had found his grandfather known affectionately as "Pop" and called 911 to try and save him. The heart attack left Pop brain dead and early this evening he passed. Both, Pop, Alfred (Ted) Marshall, and my friend, Molly Dempsey, are Harford County Sheriffs. Molly's brother and sister also serve the people in different capacities. Molly and her husband, Mike, coach basketball and soccer too. This family is a fabulous accent to this town. They have welcomed me and my family from NJ with open arms. I ask you to consider presenting 5th grader, Jack Marshall Dempsey an award for his heroic behavior of trying to save his grandfather. Although his actions did not lead to the outcome we all hoped for, without his bravery things could have been..." This incident occurred on April 1, 2013 at approximately 8 a.m.