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Taner Primmer: Rescue in the Shadow

Deputy Taner Primmer stared down a 200,000-ton cruise ship in pursuit of a life-saving mission.

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Taner Primmer, a Deputy with the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office in Titusville, Florida, is a humble hero. He's assigned to a Marine Unit with the mission of escorting large cruise ships safely in and out of Port Canaveral. On March 11, 2017, Deputy Primmer's courage and skill were tested like never before—and he became an American Hero.

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