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Helios (Sol)'s Police Reports
Helios vs. Apollo
Case Description: Complainant (Helios) accuses Defendant (Apollo) of grand theft auto. Helios was the original god of the sun way back in Greek times. He was the one and only god in charge of towin...
Zeus vs. Helios
Case Description: Complainant (Zeus) accuses Defendant (Helios) of gross negligence for allowing Phaeton, Helios's son, to drive the chariot that pulls the sun. Not long after Phaeton took to the s...
Ares vs. Helios
Case Description: Complainant (Ares) accuses Defendant (Helios) of being super nosy and not minding his own business. When Helios saw that Ares was having an affair with Aphrodite, he wasted no tim...
Commendation: Demeter to Helios
Demeter commends Helios for helping her find her daughter Persephone after the young goddess was dragged into the Underworld by Hades. Helios saw pretty much everything while zooming across the sky...
Helios vs. Odysseus's Men
Case Description: Complainant (Helios) accuses Defendants (Odysseus's Men) of cattle rustling. Despite his warnings, Odysseus's men killed the sacred cattle of Helios and ate them. Case Status: Cas...
Commendation: Heracles to Helios
During his Twelve Labors, Heracles never would have gotten the cattle of the giant Geryon if Helios hadn't lent the hero of heroes his golden cup boat. Helios usually used this cup to sail back eas...
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