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BALTIMORE – A police officer in Baltimore has become an Internet sensation after showing his softer side while serving the community.

Jon Boyer has been a member of the Baltimore Police Department for the past three years, where he promised to protect and serve the city’s residents.

Apparently, that vow wasn’t just meant for the city’s human residents.

Boyer has been known to rescue stray cats and dogs and bring them to an area animal shelter.

He now owns three cats, including Lilly, a kitten he rescued.

He and Lilly posed for pictures for the ‘Show Your Soft Side‘ campaign, garnishing thousands of likes and shares on Facebook.

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