Life is a precious gift and when a child is born there is so much joy to be shared between Mom and Dad, family and friends and the community.

Sometimes the kids are super excited to enter the world and don't give Mom and Dad enough time to get to the hospital.

In those times, police officers in New Jersey are among those who help in delivering this gift to Mom, Dad and the world.

Here are some of those moments when police helped deliver a child into the world or be there to help right after a child was born.

When New Jersey Police helped deliver life into the world

When Ocean and Monmouth County Police saved the day