Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Officer Loren D. Scruggs

California Highway Patrol, California

End of Watch Friday, April 23, 1971

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Reflections for Officer Loren D. Scruggs

Rest In Peace Brother LEO. You are honored and remembered on the 47th anniversary of your EOW.

Officer Mike Robinson (Ret)
Upland Police Dept. CA

April 23, 2018

I just saw the episode on line of the events which led to your death. Be it known by the family of Officer Scruggs that he will never be forgotten.

Stan Jefferson
Citizen of Arizona

December 15, 2017

RIP brother, you will never be forgotten.

Officer J. Honeycutt
Utah Valley University Police Dept.

March 24, 2017

I was a young news photographer and always think of Loren when I pass by the highway sign with his name on highway 101 north of Santa Maria: He was one of the really nice guys and more importantly, one of the good people in the world - HE was out there working for us all.

Robert W. Ginn

March 17, 2016

"When a good man is hurt, all who would be called good must suffer with him.”


Marshal Chris Di Gerolamo
Federal Air Marshal Service

September 24, 2015

Thank you for your service Officer Scruggs. May you be at heaven's gates to greet us all.

Detective III Julie Scruggs

October 31, 2014

Rest In Peace Officer Scruggs, your service and sacrifice is remembered.

Sgt. Jarrod L. Wilson / K9 Officer
West Virginia Division Of Corrections

April 23, 2013

I never realized how many people loved and felt so highly of my daddy untill the day of the Memorial. It was so amazing the heatfelt and sincere love that was felt in that room from so many people. Not a day goes by that I don't miss him or think about him, but I know he loved his job. I know he is up there watching over me now. I was very blessed to have him the short time I did! Love ya 2-5 daddy Jackie

Lauren J. Scruggs

August 21, 2011

Rest in Peace, Officer Scruggs. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

October 22, 2009

Your heroism and service is honored today as we approach the 38th anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service.

My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer. He was shot twice when ambushed on April 23rd when he was on a foot pursuit of two bank robbers, 38 years after you were killed.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered.

Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Loya

Phyllis Loya
mother of fallen officer Larry Lasater

March 28, 2009

May Your Soul Rest - In - Peace.......

Maj M. B. Parlor

April 23, 2008

Keep resting easy Brother knowing the Blue and Gold NEVER forgets our own.. God Bless All

Calif Hwy Patrol.Ret.

April 23, 2008

Thank you for your years of service and your sacrifice, Officer.
"Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God."
Matthew 5:9

A Citizen

July 2, 2006

We lived on the military base near lompoc. I was in third grade when Ofc. scruggs visited our class. That same week he was killed. I remember our class giving him a prayer. I still haven't forgot him. I am near 20 years myself. I will never forget him. May he continue to rest in peace.

Sgt. Rob Lund
Tucson Police Dept, AZ

November 9, 2005

After 33 years I still remember. You were the father of my friend Don who I went to school with. You helped on our little league team when you were not working, You helped my mother when she was stranded on the highway. Most of all, I've been an officer now for 17 years inspired and never forgetting you and your family's sacrifice. Thankyou

PIII Richard Wall
Los Angeles PD

April 9, 2004

Brother, may God bless you and continue to watch over your family. Your sacrifice will not be forgotten.

Special Agent
FBI New York

January 28, 2004

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