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A Five-Year-Old With Cancer Has Been Granted His Wish Of Becoming A police Officer On His Birthday

A five-year-old boy by the name Jeremiah Valera is happy because he received the best birthday gift from North Miami Department.

The little boy has been suffering from neuroblastoma cancer stage four, When the police department heard his story and the boy's wish to become a police officer one day, they stepped in.

They held a ceremony and Jeremiah was sworn in as the youngest police officer ever. He was taken out in their patrol vehicle and also allowed to ride the horses.

Jeremiah taking an oath ( photo courtesy)

Riding on his bike

Jeremiah with State Senator

Jeremiah’s mum Daniela Isaza together with others family members were very excited at how people in Miami are very welcoming.

‘We aren't from Miami, we came here for two transplants and the people have taken us under their wings."

The staff at the Miami PD have been good to Jeremiah since the beginning and for them to make him an officer is an honor and the best birthday day gift." She said.

Making friends with the police horses

With North Miami Police department chief Larry Juriga (photo courtesy)

The youngster has gone through all types of cancer treatment i.e chemotherapy, borne marrow transplant etc and he is doing well, we hope that there will be no relapse in the future.

Jeremiah has been receiving treatment for over a year (Picture courtesy)

Source: Metro UK

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