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Patrolman Derek Kotecki | Lower Burrell Police Department, Pennsylvania Lower Burrell Police Department, Pennsylvania


Derek Kotecki

Lower Burrell Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch: Wednesday, October 12, 2011
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Reflections for Patrolman Derek Kotecki


may god be with you and your partner. RIP

John Meredith, U.S. Probation Officer
U.S. Probation
October 13, 2011

Officer Kotecki,

We on earth lost a Hero while Heaven gained an angel. Spread your wings and fly with your fallen brothers and sisters knowing you will never be forgotten and always remembered. To your family, you have our deepest sympathy and prayers. Please know you will never walk alone on this path of grief....we will be walking right along side of you.

With deepest respect,
Kim Weigand
Mom of Sgt. Michael C. Weigand
E.O.W. 9/14/2008

Kim Weigand
October 13, 2011

Rest in peace brother

Deputy J.W.H.
Surry County Sheriff's Office
October 13, 2011

Thank you Patrolman Kotecki for your dedication and service and for paying the ultimate price for the fine folks in PA. You are a true AMERICAN HERO !!! My thoughts and prayers are with your family, friends and co-workers.

May you forever, rest in peace, my brother...

Mitch Cheselka
Sergeant / CA-OR Retired
October 13, 2011

So sorry to hear about the loss of Patrolman Kotecki. And so sorry to K9 Benny who lost his partner. To all of his family and friends, so sorry for your loss. We just experienced a loss in our police dept as well this past summer. It's very hard for all to go through. A hero in life not death!!!!

A. Perentesis SDO
York Regional Police, Ontario, Canada
October 13, 2011

Rest in peace, Patrolman Kotecki. Thank you for your many years of dedicated service to your community. Your ultimate sacrifice and that of your family will not be forgotten. Prayers for your family, friends, K-9 Benny and Lower Burrell PD, and law enforcement brothers & sisters. Godspeed & God Bless, Hero.

Kathy B
October 13, 2011

Rest in peace brother.

Deputy J.W.H.
Surry County Sheriff's Office
October 13, 2011

god be with you officer kotecki and your family. thank you for your dedicated service sir.

October 13, 2011

Rest, brother.

Cpl Steve Headley
Mishawaka, IN police
October 13, 2011


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