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"The boy's father was brave because he knew he couldn't swim but went in regardless to do whatever he might be able to do to help his son," he said. "He was 100 per cent heroic. I was just doing my job."

All his years of training comes to play at a time like this, coupled with physical strength and a good fitness level.

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"I want to be around for my kids (he has three teenagers), so it's not all gung ho. It's all done with strategy.".

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"Don't paint me as a hero," the Lorne police sergeant said. "I'm miles off being a hero. You have to help a mate, even if you don't know him."

"He was in the last stages (of life), he was not yelling or putting up his hands, his chin was just above the water line," Sgt Cooper said.

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"Me? I'm pre planned. I've driven around the coast (when I'm working) thinking what would I do if someone was drowning or what would I do if Nike Air Vapormax Colors

By this time the Lorne Surf Life Saving boat was on the scene and they eased the man into the boat and began mouth to mouth.

And it's a job he loves. Sgt Cooper has been in the police force for more than two decades and considers himself lucky to be living in the police house in Lorne, honing his Nike Vapormax Purple Mens

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"He's the hero," Sgt Cooper said. "He's just on the beach that day with his young wife. It's not part of his duty to get in there and yet he did.

He grabbed a surfboard and paddled out to the treacherous rip where the boy was caught.

"And it was his wife that I thrust the police radio at, and I tell her she's handling comms (communications). So she's become a police woman with 10 seconds' training, that was a heroic effort.

An hour later, and with the air ambulance in attendance, the man was pronounced dead.

Before going on to the beach, he assessed the situation from the cliff top. He locked his gun and gun belt in the boot of his car. When he ran on to the beach he quickly assessed who could help him, enlisting one woman to mind his uniform he was quickly peeling off, and another to take charge of his radio.

"What I do is, I'm pretty good at risk assessment and you have to measure the risks up against what you are trying to achieve and when the risks are too great you have to pull back.

boy in trouble. He had gone into the swirling water, without any board, to do what he could, arriving at the boy only moments before Sgt Cooper.

Once the Nike Vapormax Strap On Feet young boy was safely to shore, it became apparent the boy's father was still in the water and very likely in greater danger.

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And although Sgt Cooper, 45, doesn't think he did anything brave when he and Melbourne man Nicholas Costello rescued a 12 year old boy and recovered the boy's father in the sea near Lorne in March, there are others who disagree.

"Look, put it this way; I would never stand back and say, 'Oh that's a bit scary, I'm not going to do it'," he said.

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Mr Costello was one of many on the beach who had seen the Nike Vapormax Laceless Black

skills in the ocean, in the bush, as a copper.

Sgt Cooper went back in the water and found the man face down about 150m off the beach.

The triple 0 call had come through on the police radio with the sergeant minutes away. He was driving along the Great Ocean Rd when he heard a boy was in trouble, stuck in a rip, where St George River runs into the sea.

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Boy's dad and bystander the heroes

Bravery and being a hero was about overcoming fear, Sgt Cooper said.

"I'm half a step ahead, pre planning a lot of my actions."

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