New York Man Plans 'Hero' Academy to Fight Crime

Martial arts instructor Chris Pollack's school in Brooklyn will train future vigilantes.
1:20 | 10/30/13

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A real life superhero. Is looking to train sidekicks. By day Chris -- is a simple martial arts instructor but at night. It turns into dark guardian a watchman. Fighting for truth and justice in the west village of New York. -- now he's creating hero combat school -- -- -- self defense but also hot and -- ought to protect communities. At the age of nine. Pollack's best friend's mother was -- and that inspired him decree his Alter ego. -- teenager I did a lot of things that really wasn't happy with -- a lot of things that -- mission done and then later in life I decided I really turned things around here. Just one day I wondered why does anybody. Go out and fight crime -- and I looked up real life superheroes and found some people talking about it very few people doing it and I started to go out and make it happen. So that's when Pollock and his fellow super -- decide to do what -- and the four other New York initiative crime fighters lack in real superpowers. They make up for it in effort -- put up posters -- crime patterns locals patrol neighborhoods. They interviewing only when necessary but work primarily to defuse escalating situations and now Pollack says he wants to pass along those skills to. Underprivileged kids in his neighbor.

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