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Scott Miller

Police officer who collapsed after heart attack on UMBC campus honored

The Baltimore County police officer who suffered a heart attack while jogging at University of Maryland, Baltimore County, was among those recognized at a ceremony honoring survivors of cardiac arrest Friday afternoon.

Scott Miller, 43, a 14-year veteran of the police, described the help he received from two UMBC students and other first responders as "humbling" hours after the June 1 ceremony at Parkville Fire Station.

"Words cannot describe it. I'm extremely grateful for everything that they've done," the Howard County resident said.

Miller, a member of the Arbutus Volunteer Fire Department since 1995, had completed two-thirds of the loop used by...