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Joel Campora Named Officer of the Year

Arkansas Game and Fish Commission names Joel Campora officer of the year.
SCOTT COUNTY, AR -- An officer -- who died during a rescue attempt -- is named officer of the year by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission.

Officer Joel Campora responded to a 911 call -- in May -- to help some women swept away by flooding in Scott County.

Although the attempt was dangerous, his colleagues say he had the need and desire to help people in danger.

The commission also stated Officer Campora always brought a good attitude to work and was dedicated to improving his skills.

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