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Sergeant Ronald Hamlin Harrison | Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, Florida Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, Florida

Sergeant

Ronald Hamlin Harrison

Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, Florida

End of Watch: Wednesday, August 15, 2007
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Reflections for Sergeant Ronald Hamlin Harrison

 

Thank you for your selfless service; your family, friends, and the community miss you dearly. It is hard to imagine that it has been almost ten years since this tragic event. We're proud to have been witness to your grace, wisdom, understanding, and caring. Rest in Peace and blessings to all who were touched by you in one way or another.

R. Valentine
Family & Friend
May 15, 2017

Thank you Sergeant Harrison for your service, your dedication to your profession, agency, community and family are exemplary. may you rest in peace brother!

Sergeant Glenn F. Connelly, retired
Lake County Sheriff'sOffice, (Fla.)
August 18, 2016

The Sheriffs of Florida and their deputies will never forget the sacrifice you and your family made to uphold our laws and protect society.

Your name has been inscribed on the Florida Sheriffs and the National Law Enforcement Memorial and in our hearts. May you forever rest in peace.

A scripture inscribed on the Florida Sheriffs Law Enforcement Memorial:

"Blessed are the peacemakers,
for they shall be called the children
of God." Matthew 5:9

Executive Director, Florida Sheriffs Ass
Florida Sheriffs Association
August 7, 2016

Gone but not forgotten.. remembering the good times in Winston Salem and when visiting you in Tampa : We love and miss you much

May you rest in Heaven
your cuz - Chantae Bohannon-Mangum

Chantae Mangum
July 2, 2016

Still Remembering you dear cousin. You will forever remain in our hearts.
Love your family in Tarboro, NC.

Kimberly Knight
Cousin
June 15, 2016

Gone but not forgotten.

Forever in my heart. I love you.

Ronnee H. Pinder
Daughter
May 13, 2016

"Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God."
Matthew 5:9

Marshal Chris Di Gerolamo
Federal Air Marshal Service
March 13, 2016

In continued honor of your ultimate sacrifice and service to Hillsborough County. A team was created in your honor for The 2015 Sheriff David Gee's Sporting Clay's Shoot Out (team 4 The Hero's). We thank you for your service to this community. We will never forget you.

Deputy A.Anderson
Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office
November 25, 2015

Ron you made a difference in my life, you are gone but not forgotten , I remember our last conversation we had, and smile when you cross my mind all the time , thanks for crossing into my life. Rest in peace.

Deputy Albert McPherson, Jr.
Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office Retired
August 16, 2015

Thank you, Deputy Anderson for your recent post. My brother worked with an incredible group of LEOs. His family appreciates the honors that continue to be made in his name.

Artesa Bohannon
Sister
September 23, 2014

In honor of your ultimate sacrifice, heroism and service, your name was placed on the registry of the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Youth Ranch Run. A cadet humbly ran the race in your honor. We thank you for your service to this community. We will never forget you.

Deputy A. Anderson
Hillsborough County Sheriff
September 22, 2014

My sincere condolences to the family.

MSgt Ediberto Leal
USAF RETIRED
December 23, 2013

There was yet another traggic day in American history yesterday and I can't help but miss you and think of what we went through that morning of August 15th. Last night I held your granddaughter a little tighter hoping that your love and protection would beam through me and surround her from ever knowing the pain that the people in Boston are feeling. . . . Losing you was the worst thing that has ever happened to me, and I can only pray that nothing ever gets as bad as that. Thinking of you always.

Ronnee H. Pinder
Daughter
April 16, 2013

Your heroism and service is honored today, the 6th anniversary year of your death. I am priviliged to leave a tribute to you. 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 line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

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

I pray for the solace of all those that love and remember you for I know both the pain and pride are forever.

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05
February 21, 2013

The Badge"
He starts his shift each day
To respond to calls unknown.
He drives a marked patrol car.
A police officer he is known.
He's paid by the citizens' taxes
To make it safe on the streets.
But he usually has a second job
'Cause a waitress has his salary beat.
Now he doesn't know a holiday
'Cause he works all year round.
And when Thanksgiving and Christmas finally arrive
At his home he cannot be found.
He's cursed and assaulted often,
The one whos blood runs blue.
He seldom ever gets a thanks,
To some he's just a fool.
His friends are always other cops
'Cause people just don't understand
That underneath his badge and gun,
He's just another man.
He knows there might not be a tomorrow
In this world of drugs and crime.
And he gets so mad at the court system
'Cause the crooks don't get any time.
And each day when he leaves for work,
He prays to God above.
Please bring me home after my shift
So I can see the ones I love.
But tonight he stops a speeding car,
He's alone down this ole' highway.
It's just a little traffic infraction.
He does it everyday.
Well, he walks up to the driver's window,
And his badge is shining bright.
He asked the guy for a driver's license,
When a shot rang through the night.
Yes, the bullet hit its mark,
Striking the officer in the chest.
But the Department's budget didn't buy
Each officer a bullet-proof vest.
So he lay on the ground bleeding.
His blood wasn't blue - His blood was red.
And briefly he thought of his loved ones
'Cause in a moment the officer was dead.
In the news they told the story
Of how this officer had died.
And some who listened cared less,
But those who loved him cried.
Well, they buried him in uniform
With his badge pinned on his chest.
He even had his revolver,
He died doing his best.
Written By:
David L. Bell
Sergeant
Richland County Sheriff's Department
Columbia, South Carolina
Used with Special Permission of the Author
Copyright © 1999 - All Rights Reserved
and may not be duplicated without permission

Investigator David L Bell
Richland County Sheriff's Dept., Columbia, SC
October 2, 2007



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deputy malachi McCoy
Hillsborough county s.o. pid 4615
January 19, 2013

Sgt Harrison, you are thought about and missed everyday by many. RIP...

Sharon S.
Hillsborough County Sheriffs Office
August 22, 2012

Dear Sgt.Harrison: You have not been forgotten.Tonight your DUI squad held a memorial dinner in remembrance of the 5th year anniversary of the night you were violently taken from us after a successful DUI checkpoint. Thank you for your many years of service to the citizens of Hillsborough County and for your leadership in the fight against underage drinking and impaired driving. I know you are looking down and smiling, when you see what a great job your dedicated DUI deputies are doing, saving lives every night by keeping impaired drivers off the road. We remember your passion, dedication and your smile. We miss you! Rest in Peace.

Ellen Snelling
Tampa Alcohol Coalition
August 16, 2012

RIP Sergeant Ron Harrison. You are not forgotten.

Linda Merrick
Florida
Citizen
August 15, 2012

Another year, and I miss you just as bad. I know you are watching over our growing family and I wish you were here for this drastic change in my life. Your granddaughter is going to be born around christmas and I will make sure that she knows how amazing her grandfather is. I promise to keep your name and personality alive. I promise to show her the love and wisdom that you shared with me. I promise to keep her safe and provide her a life full of opportunities and great experiences. Thank you daddy for all you have given me.

Ronnee H. Pinder
Daughter
August 15, 2012

We will never forget... HEROES live forever and you sir are a hero. Continue to rest in peace Sgt. Harrison.

Deb Azure
Mother of Deputy Renee Danell Azure
EOW 08/06/02
Union County SO, Lake Butler, FL
August 15, 2012

Rest In Peace, Sergeant

39052612
May 8, 2012

Rest in Peace, Sergeant Harrison. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169
February 13, 2012

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matthew
supporter of hillsborough county
December 16, 2011

It has been a long time. I just wanted to let you and your family know that you have not been forgotten. I think about you and your sacrifice and say a prayer for you and your family often. Rest easy Sarge.

Special Agent Justin Fleck, FBI
Former Hillsborough County Deputy Sheriff
October 23, 2011

4 years. . . . And a few changes. I know you didn't want me to change my last name so I just moved it over :), like grandma. I miss you terribly. I wish so bad you could be here to see me. Don't want to toot my own horn but you would be proud. You now have an amazing son in law, he walks around the house and whistles just like you! Not to mention he loves working out like you too. . . and of course he loves me with all his heart like you :). I see so much of you in him . . . that's how I know I got a good one. I can only hope that you have left your mark on enough men here that they learn the importance of being a great father to their daughters. Through all of your efforts you have provided me with an emotional gift that will last a life time.

To the others that have left comments, thank you. Each message makes the pain that much easier to deal with.

Ronnee H. Pinder
Daughter
August 15, 2011

 
 

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